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... rain and smoggy, misty gloom and we hoped for better in Xi'an. The thing about the Chinese is that, if at all possible, they don't obey any rules, so at the airport when boarding was announced for transit passengers only, all the Chinese rushed forward pushing past the staff and down the ramp to the plane. Some returned, but in the end the police were called to eject them from the ramp and back into the waiting area. We were just bemused ...
... and, uniquely, had a temple dedicated to the punishments that could be received in hell including being squashed, decapitated and burnt in a wok. All depicted very graphically. The other temple we visited was the Shaung Lin temple. It was similar in style but contained 2000 wood and clay clad figures depicting buddhas, disciples and benefactors. It also told the story of the buddha in ...
Today was mainly a drive day. We arrived in Yan'an around 15:00. Yan'an was were the CCP headquarters were from 1935 to 1947. It was here and in the surrounding caves where the party came up with the ideas and ideology for the Chinese revolution. The Yan'an Revolution Museum and Memorial Hall have a large statue of Mao out front and the building is so massive from the outside you couldn't possibly miss it. We decided to go straight to the museum before going to the hotel ...
I decided to start the day off right with a 7 kilometre run with another girl around the outside of Pingyao's wall. Similar to my run in Datong, I saw many people dancing and doing various forms of Tai Chi. At one spot around the wall there were also some people practicing various musical instruments. On the one side of the wall, it was amazing to see all the street vendors. At one point I looked at my watch and it was 7:15 am and I felt like I was late as there were so many ...
... get food so I walked from the east side of the city where I was to the west gate. Well the guy in our group was mistaken. I walked all the way there to learn that you could exit the wall there but could only go up at the North or South gate. I walked on the outside of the wall to the South gate. I finally got up and started to walk to the East. I got about 400 metres and then they had a barrier across so I turned around and went the other way. I walked around to ...
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