TripAdvisor Reviews Heizee Hotel Xi'an
Travel Blogs from Xi'an
... cook the macaroni for more than 30 minutes past the usual cooking time, I observed that I had set the temperature dial to 50 degrees Celsius rather than 200! In the end, the macaroni and cheese tasted a little different than home-cooked macaroni and cheese, but was still delicious. My host grandmother had two bowls.
This weekend I did two of the most stereotypical Asian things ever: shopping and cat cafes. Hasn't everyone read in ...
... Best of all was the show after dinner. There were several dances done by a dozen dancers at a time. The first had spinning lengths of cloth that reminded us of that gymnastics event in the Olympics that used the ribbons. In this case the girls had lengths of cloth that were at least 20 feet long and they were able to move them so gracefully it was incredible to watch! Then ...
... and weigh less than 63 kg (ok, let's make it 65 to be on the safe side), i will be very happy... it's impossible not to enjoy Chinese food - it's so delicious. And just before getting the flight to leave Xi'an, i had another amazing experience of cycling on the city wall. the wall is quite wide - maybe 5-7 meters and it was quite empty at 9am, so we cycled 13 km watching the city from the top. quite a magical experience and i had a lovely company with my roommate Ann and Laura. ...
After lunch we headed out in search of the
Bell Tower. En route, we stumbled upon one of my personal favorites, fish
therapy. At 30 yuan it was 1/5 the price of its Camden Market alternative, and
Matt and I both decided to have a go. Fish therapy involves small fish eating
all the dead skin off your feet. While there we got to chatting with a Chinese
university student who kindly took our photos, and found ourselves looking up
every Chinese term for no, ...
... them until 1974, when a farmer chose a site to dig a well. He dug and found terracotta heads, armour and body parts. Since then, 3 major pits have been found guarding the tomb, with 3 more recently discovered. It truly was amazing to see. They are still putting them together, they have 6000 more to go! The only warrior found totally in tact was the kneeling archer, which is fabulous to see. The farmer who discovered the warriors was there signing books that day! After ...