Orient Hotel Xi'an
Travel Blogs from Xi'an
... immediately impressed by the cleaner and more modern feel that Xian had to the other Chinese cities we'd been to! After dropping our bags at the decent hotel we went across the road for a good hot pot dinner using our trusty ipad to indicate the potato, mushroom, noodle and lotus root add ons we wanted. The base broth surprised Jen as a fish head popped to the surface when we started to boil it! Stayed at Starway Hotel Ladyman Xi'an Zhuque Gate, Xian [T&J Rating: ...
... roads to the base of Mountain Hua. From there, a group of lunatics decided that they would walk up the mountain. (It's about 2 hours of steps--and they made it! Yahoo!!!! We're really proud.) The rest of the group hit the cable cars. It's about a 10 minute trip up to the top. From there, we walked, we photoed, and we relaxed. The views were spectacular!
Some of the group climbed nearer ...
This entry is a little late but is an update from Xi'an!
Early Sunday morning, our flight from 厦门 (Xiamen) to 西安 (Xi'an) departed around 6:45AM. It took about 3 hours total with a 10 minute stop at Wuhan. It was interesting because I've never had to get off at a stop just to get back on in a few minutes! We flew with Xiamen Air and they served us snacks, steamed bread with meat/vegetables inside (similar to 包子) ...
... me not having a hunch or clue where they even were. Reminded me of trying to follow where the rabbi was in temple as he was reading in a different language and never being able to keep up without peeking over to see what page the person next to me was on. And this was only a fourth grade class… like I said, very humbling. So far, getting to and from school is difficult, and now it is even more difficult when I’m in school as I feel somewhat embarrassed ...
... hefty apple bill 7 days in. As I was walking out of the market I hear the faint tone of ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Pets allowed