7 persuasive reasons to visit the SILK ROAD | A guide to Xi’An Food, Shopping & Sightseeing

Xi'An by sylistic on 16th October 2014

Xi’An is the city where Silk Road begins its roots. Terracotta army presented in its majestic sight or the flavourful-hint dishes rich in taste, the heritage city has an encyclopaedia of stories to tell. Here are our picks of 7 good reasons why this city is a choice among many travellers, especially when tigerair introduces … Continue reading “7 persuasive reasons to visit the SILK ROAD | A guide to Xi’An Food, Shopping & Sightseeing”

History Reborn – Sofitel Legend People Grand Xi’An

Xi'An by sylistic on 4th October 2014

As the first state Guesthouse to accommodate foreigners in 1953, the historic Sofitel Legend People Grand Xi’An Hotel has undergone both conservation efforts and remarkable stories. Check out Sy’s compulsory stopover stay at this 5 star newly re-opened hotel as part of his visit to the starting point of Silk Road – Xi’An. A hotel … Continue reading “History Reborn – Sofitel Legend People Grand Xi’An”

Xi’An China Marchin’ On: Terracotta Army UNESCO World Heritage Site

Xi'An by sylistic on 16th September 2014

One just has to agree that a visit to China is incomplete without a visit to the astounding armies of Terracotta warriors and horses. With a height at life-like 2 metres unearthed from the ground and believed to possess a strong army of total 6000 over figures, it was back then a military command by … Continue reading “Xi’An China Marchin’ On: Terracotta Army UNESCO World Heritage Site”