Exceptional Xian (Sheena) May 2nd 2010 Believed to be one of the ten most ancient Cities in the world.....others are in Egypt, Turkey, Israel, Switzerland, Portugal.
The train trip to Xian was pretty good in accordance to Mikes opinion the trip went reasonably quick even without the movies, we met a young man Cai who was returning to Xian from a weekend away with his sister and friend...he was well spoken as he learns english at sch ... 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
We are home now after completing our 5 and 1/2 month journey throughout asia...we had the most amazing time and have seen unbelievable sites...our highlights would be....
Malaysia- seeing the Organtuans
Singapore- being there for chinese new year
Thailand- sitting with the tigers (Chiang Mai), staying in tree houses (khoa Sok national park)
India- golden temple (amritsar), Taj Mahal
Vietnam- Sapa, easyriders Dalat
China- great wall, panda's(chengdu), stone forest (kunming),guilin-yangshou and yangshou in general
Hong Kong- Peak, Avenue of the stars
Indonesia- borobudu... full info