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Muslim Quarter of Xi’an

The market is a curious and intriguing place to explore and witness life unfold. It is where I get a glimpse of reality: no holds barred, nothing hidden, everything exposed! It is there that one truly gets a sensory experience

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Artsy Alleys Crafty Lanes

TIAN ZI FANG Address: Lane 210, Taikang Road Metro Line 9 Dapuqiao Station Exit 1 and walk half a kilometer north During the 1930’s, Shikumen or stone gate buildings on narrow alleys were popular in China. It is a combination

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"The beauty of the truth is that it need not be proclaimed or believed. It skips from soul to soul, changing form each time it touches, but it is what it is."— Mark Helprin