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China Guide > Shaanxi>Xi′an Municipality; [陕西省西安市] [Pinyin:Shǎn Xī Shěng Xī ān Shì]

Xi′an Municipality, The Capital City of Shaanxi Province , In Chinese [西安市]

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Location of Xi′an in Shaanxi
Administrative Division Code : 610100;
Post Code : 710003;
Phone Area Code :029
The Prefix of Motor Vehicle License Plate : 陕A
The Prefix of Citizen Identity Card Number: 610100
Area Coverage: 9983 square kilometers;
Population : 7,820,000 persons (Including the subordinate cities and counties);
The Seat : Weiyang District
Xi′an in Pictures

City Guide to Xi′an: Restaurants, Hotels,Shopping, Hospitals ...

Restaurant and Catering Service
Muslim Cuisine Western Food Japanese Cuisine
Korean Cuisine Hotpot Snacks and Fast Food
Asian Cuisine

Leisure and Recreation Facilities
KTV Cinema Night Club
Cyber Cafe Bath

Financial Facilities Mall,Store and Market

Hospitals & Clinics Sports Facilities

Community Service Travel Services

Tour Guide to Xi′an: Streets and Roads

East Avenue South Avenue Chang′an South
Weiyang Road Chang′an Middl Youyi East Road
Xiaozhai West Road Huancheng South Road Zhuque Avenue

Tour Guide to Xi′an: Tour Attractions
Mt. Wangshun National Forest Park Cuifeng Mountain Forest Park
Zhuque National Forest Park, Xi′an Caotang Temple
Taiping Forest Park Zhuque Forest Park
Xi′an Wangchuan Karst Cave Tang Valley SPA Recuperation Base
Zhouzhi County Nature reserve of Shaanxi The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors a
The adminitrative division form of Xi′an is Municipality, which is one of the four administrative divisional forms at the the second level of China local administrative division system .
Municipality is also referred to as a prefecture level city (地级市). Most of Chinese big cities belong to this variety.
A prefecture-level municipality is subject to the juridiction of a provincial government ,and directly controls some urban districts while overseeing some counties or smaller cities on behalf of the provincial government.
Thus it's normal to see a large City (a Municipality) have jurisdiction over some small cities in China.
Urban Subdivisions of Xi′an City
S/NFull NameIn Chinese In PinyinDivison type
1Chang′an District长安区Chang′an QuDistrict
2Lintong District临潼区Lintong QuDistrict
3Yanliang District阎良区Yanliang QuDistrict
4Yanta District雁塔区Yanta QuDistrict
5Weiyang District未央区Weiyang QuDistrict
6Baqiao District灞桥区Baqiao QuDistrict
7Lianhu District莲湖区Lianhu QuDistrict
8Beilin District碑林区Beilin QuDistrict
9Xincheng District新城区Xincheng QuDistrict
10Gaoling District高陵区Gaoling QuDistrict
11Huyi District鄠邑区Huyi QuDistrict
Subdivisions Under the jurisdication of Xi′an Municipality
The components of greater Xi′an Municipality
S/NFull NameIn Chinese In PinyinDivison type
1Zhouzhi County周至县Zhouzhi XianCounty
2Lantian County蓝田县Lantian XianCounty
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Xi'an was the capital intermittently for l,183 years of 11 imperial dynasties, including the Western Zhou (of the ritual bronzes),the Qin (of the Great Wall and terracotta army), the Western Han (of the jade burial suits), the Sui (of the Grand Canal), and the Tang -ah, the Tang! Commerce on the Silk Road thrived west of here to the Mediterranean and beyond then. (See Silk Road.).

In spite of the occasional invasions and sackings by rebels and tribesmen, Xi'an, then named Chang’an (Everlasting Peace), reached its peak in the Tang,.....
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