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Goodbye Beijing, Hello Xi'an

Currently I’m on a flight to Xi’an. The airport security in China is very thorough, which surprisingly was a culture shock. While I got to keep my shoes on, my bag was x rayed three times, and I was patted down. 108 more words


A weird 2014. Let's hope 2015 is even weirder.

2014 for me has been a really weird year. I’m not really sure what I expected when the clock struck midnight in a bar in Xi’an but it certainly wasn’t what the world had planned for me. 502 more words


Xi'an: Chongqing-style Hot Pot @ 重庆青一色时尚火锅

Restaurant:  重庆青一色时尚火锅 (Chongqing Pure Green Hot Pot)
City: Xi’an, Shaanxi, China

Xi’an is a city in Shaanxi province and located in Western China, which is close to Sichuan province and Chongqing (one of 5 municipalities). 568 more words


Xi'an: Lunch near Terra Cotta Warriors Museum

Today, we went to Terra Cotta Warriors Museum. We signed up for a tour yesterday and had a personal tour guide (in English!) for the four of us.  104 more words


Xi'an: Dinner @ 西安调调 (Xi'an Diao Diao)

Restaurant Chain: 西安调调 (Xi’an Diao Diao)
City: Xi’an, Shaanxi, China

We flew to Xi’an from Shenyang, with a stopover at Datong. We stayed at Holiday Inn in the Xi’an Hi-Tech Industries Development Zone, a modernized area currently under development. 212 more words


Things are changing

Hello. It’s me.  Been a while hasn’t it? I feel like I say this in every blog post.

But hey I come here with news and updates. 307 more words



Nossa passagem por Xian tinha um objetivo bem definido: conhecer o Exército de Terracota. O pacote que pegamos com a agência já incluía o vôo interno e chegamos num dia no horário do almoço, partindo no final da tarde do dia seguinte. 843 more words