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City Wall

One of the five remaining segments of the city wall, built around 1300.



China- Xi'an pt 1.

Xi’an one of the ancient capitals of China. You know what that means? it’s really really fucking old. 1,451 more words


Xi'an, China

The year is hurtling on and so are the recaps of my China trip.

We arrived in Xi’an from Shaolin having got a fast train. The fast trains show that Chinese people do indeed know how to do good trains, but that most of the country just can’t afford it yet. 1,396 more words

Out And About

A Night on The Wall

As the sun began to set on my final evening in Xi’an, China, I remained atop the famous 8.7 mile long city wall to take in the sunset and see how the city’s modern buildings looked in juxtaposition to the ancient city walls. 275 more words