Orient Hotel Xi'an
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... s hospitality with our speech, especially when Rosemary spoke Chinese
My first day of school was really cool. I felt welcomed at the school. The teachers and students were really nice and they were happy to see us. It was fun playing basketball with other students and they were really good. First day was really good and I had a lot of fun. ...
... of town and we visited the Bell Tower and the Drum Towers. Both date from the 14th century although were rebuilt in the seventeenth century. The Bell Tower houses a bell that was rung at dawn and the Drum Tower a drum to signify sunset. Lots of stairs but the views were nice, looking out over the city.
The Muslim Quarter is nearby and this is an excellent place for some souvenir shopping. Located in this same area is one of ...
... are buried 15 feet deep, and third one is buried 21 feet deep. There are over 7,000 soldiers in these arrangements, with the tallest soldier being 6' 2”, and the heaviest soldier being over 500 lbs. The bodies were made of different molds, but each of the faces was hand carved with individual features. It is a remarkable feat of craftsmanship, and especially considering that it is nearly 2,300 years old.
On the way to the soldiers we see ...
After our early start to head to the airport we were given a delicious breakfast 'to go'! A box with a yoghurt, boiled egg, banana bread, pastry and a banana. We flew out of Beijing at 8.40am for a 1 1/2 hour flight to Xian. I instantly fell in love with this place the moment we landed . Our tour guide Helen is fantastic and the place is smaller than Beijing and just feels so much nicer (even though ...
... time for lunch. I went with a group of 9 other people to a fancy Korean restaurant. On the floor where we ate, there were only private rooms to eat in. The paths to these rooms all began with little bridges over small ponds, with tiny gardens next them and a few fake trees. Dinner itself was also very good, although far more expensive than the other restaurants I've been to.
Once everyone finished lunch we headed off to Xing Qing ...