Xi'an (西安) is an industrial city of 8 million people and the present day capital of Shaanxi province. Xi'an was the capital of China from the Zhou dynasty (11th century BCE) to the famous Tang dynasty (7th century CE) and has the sights to prove it including the marvelous city walls, which still encapsulate the city centre.
From the Xi'an Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Xi'an
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Our advice for people we know who express surprise at the adventurous nature of our holidays is "Book through Travellerspoint", as you never quite know what you are going to get. This time around, however, we found ourselves in what to all intents and purposes was a chain hotel aimed at middle class Chinese. ... more
Staff tried to help Most of the time there was nobody who knew English and we were not understood, They could not help with information about the sites and how to get around. They often did not understand our requests about the facilities. ... more
Had a bad start but once we sorted the problem out every think else was great. Fantastic location close to big wild goose pagoda and the serrounding park is a must plenty of variety for places to eat close by and around 15 rmb by taxi to the bell and drum towers. Staff very friendly and helpful. ... more
Xi'an Travel assistant
Hi, My friend and her husband are coming to Xi'an on Mar 2010. Is there any one who can accompany and show them around in Xi'an City? Any assistant will be helpful. Thanks Lucy ...
Travelling in Xi'an China
Any China questions feel free to ask. Specifically I'm from Xi'an so that's my area of expertise. I'd be more than happy to help.I can tell you "the eighth Wonder of the world"--the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Welcome to China,welcome to Xi'an!! -snip- ...
Xi'an - car/driver
We need a car and driver for our trip to Xi'an this weekend. An email address of someone I can wriet to would be great. Thanks S ...