Xi'an - In Search of a Bar August 31st 2009 After an awful night’s sleep with a very loud family below us, the father texting all night with the volume up full and of course the hacking up phloem and their boy who none stop chatted to no one in particular with the most horrendous voice ever, we arrived in Xian.
Off the train we got into a mass of people and onto a local bus with even more people and we headed into the city walls. We a ... read more
Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
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For those who don't know (surely there isn't a living soul who doesn't know???) the aim of our trip is to get to Australia without getting on a plane, after extensive research we reckon this probably isn't going to happen once we get to Indonesia, but we will try our hardest to achieve this goal and will definately go the furthest we can go by train/boat/bus/bike... full info