Xi'an Travel Guide
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Xi'an, located in central-northwest China, records the great changes of the country just like a living history book. Called Chang'an (meaning the eternal city) in ancient times, it is one of the birthplaces of the ancient Chinese civilization in the Yellow River Basin area. As the eastern terminal of the Silk Road and the site of the famous Terracotta Warriors of the Qin Dynasty, the city has won a reputation all over the world. More than 3,000 years of history including over 1,100 years as the capital city of ancient dynasties, have endowed the city with an amazing historical heritage. Travelers marvel at the numerous historical sites and cultural relics in the city.
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Known as the leading city of China's Western Development Drive Program since 1990s, Xi'an is an important economic, cultural, industrial and educational center of the central-northwest region, providing visitors with modern and convenient facilities.
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I heard the airport link train is scheduled to be open in December 2018. I am not sure whether the train will already be in service the day I arrive?
Well, to be honest, it may be too crowded during the Spring Festival Holiday. Thus you are suggested to avoid public holidays. :)
if you cannot catch the bus, you are advised to take a taxi directly, taking about CNY130 - 160 at night.