Super 8 Xi'An West Main Street Bell Drum Towers
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... and originally had 5 stories but was rebuilt in 704 during the reign of Empress Wu Zetian. Walking down the path the Temple just got bigger and bigger and was surprisingly tall.
We didn't really stay too long as most of the group was hungry we walked through it quite quickly.
Once we left we went out to a local restaurant, then we went to the City Wall. The fortifications of Xi'an, an ancient ...
... carriage. The last hall also housed the star of the show, the farmer who made the first discovery while digging his well. In his 80s he sits there signing books when he feels like it. Apparently he'll stay at home if he feels like it too. He is a free man, and all that exists above ground here is because of him. As we make our way out, a line of limousines are coming in, for which the area will be closed to the unsuspecting public following them. It's all in the timing. ...
... English Department, which has been a good experience. Teaching English majors is very different from my non-major classes: all the students are basically at the same English level, they all enjoy learning English, and often speak English in class without me prompting them to do so! Also, the classes in that department have been divided into two groups, so there's only about 20 or so students per class. Normally I teach 30-40+ students in one class. It can certainly ...
... full of them and more to be unearthed. The army was built to protect the tomb of Qin Shi Huang the first Emperor of China. He had 8,000 figures made and they are HUGE! What I really loved is that all their faces are unique, the emperor wanted none the same. They were only discovered in 1974 by local farmers who sadly didn't share in any of the profit and the government actually came and took their land. The Chinese are definitely an interesting race! ...
... to lower my heart rate, and I insisted they not clamp me to a miniature hospital bed. I have not heard any of the results but my hunch is that the silence means I passed.
I think that is all for today. I tried to post some pictures along with my blog. Hopefully this site remains functioning and I will be able to post relatively frequently. I also have an email account at firstname.lastname@example.org if anyone needs to ...