The iron bell dates back to the Jin Dynasty (1192) and striking it said to stop calamities and bring happiness and good luck.
Something I have to share is the skill of this artist painting the inside of these jars and other decorative pieces.
A short lesson on calligraphy
One of the foods Xi'an is famous for is soup dumplings and they did not disappoint. I'm just going to show some pictures and try to remember how good they were.