BEIJING, CHINA

The third leg of our journey followed a 12-hour train ride from Shanghai to Xian in which we clacked and swayed our way to visit the Terracotta Warriors.


DON'T MISS

 

Great Wall of China

GREAT WALL OF CHINA PRIVATE TOUR GUIDE

Rickshaw Ride

RICKSHAW RIDE (really a pedi-cab in the 21st century)




READ

SNOW FLOWER AND THE SECRET FAN: A NOVEL by Lisa See

THE GOOD EARTH by Pearl S. Buck

DRAGON BONES: A RED PRINCESS MYSTERY by Lisa See


SIMPLY MING ONE POT-MEALS  by Ming Tsai

STIR FRY TO THE SKY'S EDGE  by Grace Young


SEE

THE PAINTED VEIL

EAT DRINK MAN WOMAN

JU DOU