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Hangzhou 杭州

Hangzhou is well-known for its beautiful natural scenery. It is the capital of Zhejiang province.
The word Zhejiang was the old name of the Qiantang River (钱塘江).

~ West Lake 西湖 ~

The Venetian Marco Polo visited Hangzhou in the late 13th century and described the city as
"beyond dispute the finest and the noblest in the world." (马克坡罗:“世界上最唯美丽的天城。”)

3: Leifeng Pagoda (雷锋塔) - Tower of Thunder and Wind.

Numerous philosophers or politicians, including the most celebrated poets in Chinese history - Su Shi (苏轼), came to Hangzhou to live.

Su Shi was responsible for constructing a pedestrian causeway across the West Lake that still bears his name: sudi (蘇堤).


~ QingHeFang Cultural Street 清河坊古街 ~

2: I was eating YueFei cake (定胜糕). 定胜糕是用来纪念岳飞。

2: In front of famous folk tea house.

~ Linyin Temple 灵隐寺 ~


Feilai Feng Caves (飞来奉). 我们来到济公在山中睡觉的石头。

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