Xi'an Garden Hotel
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We arrived in Xi'an on Sunday morning by First Class Sleeper Train from Beijing. What a luxurious experience.... soft mattresses, hot water for tea and western style toilet!
We were very busy for three days with Tai Chi lessons in the hotel garden, sightseeing trips, Cultural Show about Tang Dynasty, a Muslim Night market, Traditional Medicine …
We travelled during the day by the train to Xi'an. It was fascinating to be part of a packed train - mainly families, workers and students going to Xi'an after the long National Holiday. This year, they have been able to put together 2 weekends and 5 days to make a really extended holiday. There were just a few other small tour groups [not more …
... sleep first then shower when we got up. We quickly got changed and climbed into bed..... WOW!!!! IT WAS A BLOODY SOFT MATTRESS!!!!!! Me and Bish just grinned and high fived one another before snuggling down in our bunks and thoroughly appreciating every inch of the soft mattress, soft pillow and crispy clean white bed linen :) happy days.
We had 4 hours sleep then dragged ourselves up to shower and get out and see the area. Bish showered first ...
... archaeologists say that if they can find one piece of one soldier that matches up per day, then they are getting lucky. It is an incredible process that will take years to complete. The soldiers were broken by another army who came through and pillaged 2,000 years ago. They also set fire to the pits, and in time, the roof would eventually collapse, completely burying the soldiers.
I could go on and on about everything I learned here. ...
... time and went around the side to see them from a different angle and all the time the children were starting to understand more and more what all the fuss was about. Despite the hard work, constant childcare, sleep deprivation and distinct lack of relaxed adult conversation, I can say without a doubt that watching the slow realisation on the children's faces and experiencing these world renowned sights personally, there is little that compares to ...
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