Tianlong Commercial Hotel Xian
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The food streets were as promised, completely lined with street vendors and restaurants. We sampled various vendors for our breakfast. You often can't tell what something is (the fried squid is obvious) so we had a few surprises that made for kind of an odd breakfast! The street is amazing. Very picturesque but also noisy between the chatter of the crowd, barking of vendors and blaring music. The Muslim population is due to the influence of the Silk ...
... to get onto the top bunk. It was better than I thought it would be but the toilet was horrible and people were smoking on the train which made it quite difficult to breathe. After arriving in Xian we were able to check into our hotel then in the afternoon we rented bikes and cycled along the top of the city wall, it was really interesting because on inside the city wall is the old Xian and outside the city wall is ...
... museum,, but I took advantage of the ride and slept. In the museum we all vieved ancient pottery from the Ming and Quing Dynasties and more artifacts from the warriors At they end was a giant Buddha similar to the Big Buddha in Hong Kong. Tiger did a great job explaining the museum and helped make it interesting. We went back to the Shangri La. Grammy, G-Dad, David, Terry and I had dinner together. I went to bed very early, GREAT DAY!! ...
... were stepping back in time. That feeling plus a comfy bed and hot shower was the only high lights. Expensive and poor food left us walking the streets trying to stock up on goodies. To be honest that seems to be the case so with China on the whole...poor food. I prefer the Sleepy Panda in Wrexham any day of the week! Hopefully this changes soon and we get to try more traditional tasty Chinese food. Tea and coffee too is a rip off...£3 for a luke warm coffee is ...
... Sheila and Graham cycle off into the horizon on a very "BUM"py ride . The city wall is 14 klms and has 98 guard houses. The guard house over the city wall has windows on three sides that the archers could shoot at invaders. If the invaders manged to breech the gate they would get trapped in a large void with guard houses all around. Our guide said that they couldn't get out once in. Why didn't they just take the stairs???? :)