Underwhelming Warriors August 13th 2012 I arrived in Xi'an by plane to avoid a 20 hour train ride. It is amazing just how big China really is and I was kind of surprised it was a two and a half hour plane ride from Shanghai. I had only come to spend a day and half in the city before continuing on to Beijing and for me that was plenty though there are many more things one could do outside the city.
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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
Well I'm off on another adventure and am planning on documenting all the action, crazy stories and other interesting parts of the trip through this blog again! This time Southeast Asia is calling and I'm planning to travel by myself for six weeks through Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Indonesia, and China. Comments and messages are more than welcome! Thanks for reading ... full info