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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Shangri-La Hotel Xi'an
Travel Blogs from Xi'an
We left the Tea Cozy for the last time this morning after bidding the Tea Cozy family adieu. We had become quite smitten with the place and the people. Yangshuo should be on everyone's itinerary when traveling to China. The country side is simply beautiful and the people so warm and welcoming. Sam and the driver took us to a cave in Guilin called …
... get there we play a dice game and only have one drink even though it's Saturday night; if I didn't just arrive I probably would have stayed out longer but I was too tired to party. Once we get back to the hostel I immediately book an extra night as 2 nights here is definitely not enough especially since tomorrow I've been persuaded to bike on the city wall, yep bike on a wall, for a person who can't ride a bike, I'm guessing tandem or training wheels for me ^^ ...
... think chicken & mushroom and pork & pumpkin were the two best ones for sure. We are so much of this delicious authentic food that our pants could have busted. Once dinner was over we headed back to the hotel and got ourselves cleaned up to check out the Xi'an night life. It's like this giant party that covers the whole city. There are huge groups of people doing these group dances with awesome music, people having speed roller blading ...
... to hurry to the airport for the flight to Jiayuguan. We almost missed the flight because our guide was a little late getting to us and it was close. We made it, just barely and flew to Jiayuguan for the next leg of the trip. Xi'an is the beginning of the Silk Road. Our next stop is where the big fort built along the Great Wall, in the Gobi Desert, is located. I never thought I would ever see the Gobi Desert and now I am on my way there.
... but there are still roughly 3 to 4 times per day that I skin my head on the hard wood paneling. I already have a sizeable split in my wig and scraping my head on that door each day sure hasn’t helped.
My kitchen area also doubles as a clothes dryer. There are not electric clothes dryers here because of the amount of electricity they take in. Therefore, everyone hangs their ...