How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
TripAdvisor Reviews Empress Hotel Xi'an
Travel Blogs from Xi'an
... have been created as either male or female or eunuch. These were arranged in what would have been their areas of expertise in the emperors kingdom. The archeologists have been able to determine this by some of the artifacts found with the statues. At this stage they have only uncovered such a small part of the site with many years work still ahead. Whether the actual tomb of the emperor will ever be opened remains to be seen. Xi'an ...
... the last Thursday in Xi’an. The end is coming and everyday a new last thing presents itself. It is just upsetting to think that all of the
relationships that were made in Xi’an with Chinese students will come to a halt
in under a week. But even with this thought in the back of my head it just
makes me feel grateful for the time that I still have. I just hope that this
last week we can make the most of the little time we have left.
We were in the museum (which is still a working site, they excavate at night)for about two and a half hours and then had lunch, yes we got to try a chinese pizza, they will be on the top of list of chinese fast food for the rest of our trip..........better than Maccas.
We then saw the general area, the overall site is 56sq klm. and headed back to downtown Xi an (just as an aside the Chinese pronounce Xi as she ...
... Museum, the least I say about it the better. There were literally just pots, not fun. But hey it's history I guess. We said goodbye to another 2 pairs in our group, Alan and Kim, and Manoela and Marina. We liked them all, and our group was definitely getting smaller and smaller. After the Museum we went to visit the Great Mosque, a very holy place. It was nice, quite big with a beautiful garden. There was a bazaar next to it which is ...
... from Costa Rica, and also very friendly, and even better used to be a chef! I have scored well in terms of flatmates, as Matt loves to cook too, and it seems their cooking ability is well known by all the teachers.
We are on the 11th floor of an apartment block that is a 15 min walk from the school. Quite nosiy, as I think there is one of the ringroads that is very close, so may need to invest in earplugs.