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... man and hiked our way over a rocky and uneven path to the "accessible" part of the Wall. After a short but steep walk, we climbed over some collapsed metal steps - the new way to access the watch tower was by a ladder propped up against a window. Great. However, despite all of these things, we were still having the best day of our trip so far because we had only seen about 5 other people!
I had to stop writing this entry ...
... Main Street that's thronging with Chinese tourists. I then head over to buy train tickets from the station. If you ever want to feel like a small drop in the ocean of humanity, the Shanghai subway system is the place to do it. The sign says 'no stoping' as if there's much of a choice when being swept along by the crowd. Wikipedia says that 'People's Square' metro stop contends with 400,000 people passing through it per ...
... wall, so got my deposit back and frantically tried to find another hotel room. I did find one, luckily no far from where I was, so booked it online and walked to find it by 9pm. To my horror they cheerily said sorry, there was a problem with the website - they had no rooms available. WHAT?!?!
I tried to calmly explain that if I could not get a bed with them I'd have to sleep outside on the street. I asked if I could sleep in the entrance to the foyer, or if ...
Nice & clear morning in Xian the Mecure is a very nice hotel & great breakfast.
Going to be around 36 degrees today.
Chris is our tour guide for the day & he seems to be very informative.
More to follow after tour.
Another long day but the visit to the Terracotta Warriors was worth it.
Rell was a little disappointed because she thought there would be more of ...
... is mind blowing.
They seem to be pulling down old town/cities & building mew ones.
The amount of construction & new suburbs is unreal.
The trip took 4.5hrs to complete.
Hotel in Xian is very good, got upgraded again apparently to a suit, we can't complain about that. We are off to see the Terracotta warriors tomorrow.
No beers today felt a little ...
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