Xi'an City Wall becomes the workplace of a barber

source:           editor:Zhang Wenni


While we wander along the foot of Xi'an City Wall, the profound history and folksy scenes can all be captured. To learn the core of the city, you have to start from the Xi'an City Wall.

Today, follow us to meet this folksy barber and hear his story with Xi'an City Wall


A blue barber cape and a plain chair build up Mr. Yu's "barber shop". Here it only takes 5 or 6 yuan and 15 to 20 minutes to refresh your look. 

While working at the foot of Xi'an City Wall, Mr. Yu gets to enjoy the vibrancy of the morning market and immerse himself in leisure at the Xi'an City Wall Park during the night. Thanks to his special workplace, Mr. Yu has witnessed the most folksy part of the city. 

Mr. Yu takes his job seriously and his sincereness has touched and impressed many customers. This way, he also develops special feelings towards the city wall and his job.

During the last century of Xi'an, barber was one of the representative niche vocations, reflecting a featured facet of the city. 

While you capture beautiful views on the Xi'an City Wall, colorful stories are happening "downstairs". Here, the most cherished memories of the folks can be stirred up.