Passengers on board the Xi’an Metro were graced by the presence of Emperor Xuanzong and his wife Yang Guifei, who rode on the common man’s train to celebrate the upcoming Qixi Festival Tencent News reports.
In celebration the Chinese Valentine’s Day, Xi’an Metro launched its first “Love Express” train, operating from July 22 to August 7. The project invited actors and actresses donning ancient royal costumes to mingle with passengers, because love’s not dead, it’s just ancient history.
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By Christy Lau