Hello,I am looking for a Chinese native speaker, who is fluent in English.I recently bought an apartment in Xi'an.Therefore I need someone who can translate my requests towards house administration…Continue
Hello,a German friend of mine has decided to study Chinese language in Xi'an for one year.He wants to start in March.He prefers a school instead of a university, as he already heard that the results…Continue
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Maybe this is somehow off topic but I will give it a try.
Guess most of you folks have banking accounts in your home country and maybe a simple savings account here in China to be able to transfer some money to Xi'An.
So I did ... in my first days in Xi'An I went to the Bank of China, opened a savings account, got a bank card (valid in China only) and so I was able to transfer money to China.
Basically, I need much more than…Continue
As a newbie to Xi'An and China I am trying to post some little solutions to typical problems a foreigner will see when he or she cannot manage the Chinese language.
I hope this will be useful for foreigners ...
I faced some little problems when I have tried to use a bus in Xi'An.
First: All the routes of busses and even schedules are in Chinese only.
After some time I figured out that Google Maps can be a big help.