Within the pavilion, famous Hangzhou folklore and people are carved on the wall. Unfortunately not too much info is provided about the stories. The Hangzhou Case Pavilion from the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai has been moved back and displayed on the first floor of the City God Pavilion.
As a huge natural living beings treasury with rich flora and fauna, distributed primeval forest, peculiar and ancient species stratum, the mountain Daming is a rare ecotourism resort in Guangxi Province, serving as one of the best weekend destinations for citizens.
The spring itself and its statues of tigers and a dreaming monk. Hupao or Dreaming of the Tiger Spring (simplified Chinese: 虎跑梦泉; traditional Chinese: 虎跑夢泉; pinyin: Hǔpáo Mèngquán) is a spring and park in southwestern Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China.
Hangzhou -- 'Paradise on Earth' Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang Province 180 kilometers southwest of Shanghai, is the center of politics, economy, culture, and communications of the province. First built as a county during the Qin Dynasty some 2,100 years ago, Hangzhou became prosperous after the building of the Grand Canal in the Sui Dynasty (581-618).
Feilai Peak, literally, “Peak flying from afar”, is located near Lingyin Temple, separated by a stream. The peak is of craggy limestone formation, quite different from the surrounding sandstone mountains, hence the name of the Feilai Peak (the Flying Peak).
The Hidden Dragon Waterfalls are located deep inside Tianmushan, a range of mountainous hills in the far south of Anji County, Zhejiang Province. Covering an area of 3 square kilometers, the scenic area climbs into a natural gully, following the rocky watercourse that creates many waterfalls, before emerging out onto the top of the mountain with spectacular views.
Hu Xueyan, the most famous and successful merchant in China during the 1870s and 1880s, was born to a poor family of Anxi in the Anhui Province in 1823. His life story is rather legendary. Initially, he worked as a clerk in a small money house.
Jingci Temple (simplified Chinese: 净慈寺; traditional Chinese: 淨慈寺; pinyin: Jìngcí Sì) is located at the foot of Huiri Peak of Nanping Hill. It is the second prominent Buddhist temple beside West Lake in Hangzhou, China. Together with Lingyin Temple, it is called the jewel of the southern and northern hills. The temple was claimed as a key national Buddhist temple in Han areas by the State Council in 1983.
The Leifeng Pagoda stands on Leifeng Peak of Sunset Hill to the south of West Lake, echoing the Baochu Pagoda in the north. It is the oldest colorful bronze pagoda in China. Standing on the top of the pagoda, tourists can appreciate the nearby Jingci Temple, enjoy the landscapes of West Lake, and even see the city of Hangzhou from a distance.
Map of the West Lake in Hangzhou, China, with the location of Lingyin Temple Buddhist monks chanting at Lingyin Temple, Hangzhou, October 2010. Lingyin Temple (simplified Chinese: 灵隐寺; traditional Chinese: 靈隱寺; pinyin: Língyǐn Sì) is a Buddhist temple of the Chan sect located north-west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China.
That is one of the first places to notice that spring has arrived in Hangzhou. When vernal breezes stroke the willows, their leaves turn green and their branches sway gently, bending over to kiss the rippling water. All these seem like undulating “willow waves”, from which the singing of orioles can be heard.
Hangzhou Phoenix Mosque is one of the four greatest mosques in the coastal area of Southeast China. Hangzhou Phoenix Mosque is also called Zhenjiao Mosque. Hangzhou Phoenix Mosque was built in the Tang Dynasty (618-907), and was ruined in the Song Dynasty (960-1279). In 1281, Hangzhou Phoenix Mosque was reconstructed again on its original site.
Qiandao Lake, which literally means “thousand-island lake,” derives its name from the 1,078 islands within its waters. A reservoir that was formed after the construction of the Xin’an River Hydroelectric Power Station, it contains more islands than any other lake in the world. It is now considered a tourism area and a popular spot for holiday homes. Two ancient towns that date back a thousand years weresubmerged beneath the lake: Hecheng and Shicheng.
<p>Taiziwan Park, a.k.a. Prince Bay Park, is located on the part of Nanshan Road which loops around to the southwest side of West Lake. It is a beautiful oasis amongst the busy walkways around the lake and is a particular hot spot for wedding photos and the annual tulip exhibition.
You may ever hear about the largest Canyon in the world is Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon at West China. However, have you heard about the first one Grand Canyon in Zhejiang province at East China? Located in the boundary of Zhejiang and Anhui Province, the Zhexi Grand Canyon has high mountains and rapid currents.
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Located in the west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, covering an area of 6.39km2 with a perimeter of about 15km, West Lake is divided into five parts by three causeways, and it comprises lots of pagodas, temples, pavilions, gardens, causeways, as well as artificial islands.
Coordinates The West Lake Museum (Chinese: 西湖博物馆) is a museum in Hangzhou, China concerning aspects of the West Lake. There are four main exhibition areas in the hall introducing the amongst others the landscape, humanity and historical influence of the West Lake. ...
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The Xiling Seal Art Society is a Chinese arts organisation based in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, PRC. It was founded in 1904 but, with antecedents dating back to the Ming and Qing dynasties, is one of China's most important traditional stone seal engraving associations.
Yellow Dragon Cave Dressed in Green Lying in Hangzhou City of Zhejiang Province, the West Lake is a world famous tourist spot. Embraced by green hills on three sides, the whole lake is divided into 5 sections, namely the Outer Lake, North Inner Lake, west inner lake, Yue Lake and Little South Lake, by Gu Hill, Sudi Causeway, Baiti Causeway and Ruangong Mound.
Located at the southern foot of Qixia Hill near the West Lake and occupying an area of 1.57 hectares (3.9 acres), the Tomb of General Yue Fei, also known as Yue Fei Temple, was built in memory of this great hero. Yue Fei (1103 - 1141) came from Tangyin in Xiangzhou of today's Henan Province.