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.
Added by Tom Reinhardt on August 12, 2011 at 11:56am — No Comments