Shaanxi Railcom Business Hotel
Travel Blogs from Xi'an
We arrived in Xi'an on Thursday evening and took a cab to our hotel. The city wall looked very impressive lit up at night! The hotel was right across the street from a local food street, so after check-in, we walked over there for a late-night snack. ...
... when you are cremated you should be burnt with the things you will need in the afterlife so the shops sell money, cardboard mobile phones, cardboard cars which you put on the funeral pyre. When you reach the afterlife beware of any Chinese offering you a 100 Yuan note it is probably a fake. Next stop was to meet a farmer who you lives in a cave! Improbably as it may sound 30 million Chinese live in caves, this chap inherited it from ...
... they require 4 to open it but only we put our name down so that one went out the window.
Day 2 seen us up early and we grabbed some breakfast and went off to find the south gate entrance of the city wall. The city wall is one of the oldest and best preserved walls in China. It was started by the Ming Dynasty in 1370. Xian also use to be the capital of China. The wall is 13.7km all the way around and there isn't a better way to do it than on a bike. And thats ...
... my boobs! I tried hard not to laugh until I got into the office, but don't think I did a very good job.
She started to come at me again when I went back in, but the threat of the monkey ending up in the bin instead of at the top of the monkey tree was enough to stop her - the monkey has to get all the way up the tree for the class to get stickers at the end, and is a great motivator.
Last week we had ...
... a thimble size and Steve got a tequila sunrise which was just orange juice and tequila, not to worry. After feeling exhausted by trying to order some dinner and drinks we decide to head back to the hotel, which meant for us another cab and another rip off merchant. We drove rings around the city but Steve, Brent and I were in the back and didn’t notice so much, Kath was in the front and not happy at all with the guy so we gave him 20 Yuan and got out, he ...
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