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The knocking together of these boats sounded like an ominous drum corps. captivating and unnerving.
Travelling to us is about embracing cultures. Even if it means eating weird things and talking to strangers. Find out what surprises Hangzhou had for The Travel Interns! (Btw Kenneth had a moment :P) Here are the things you can do in Hangzhou in 48hrs. (1) West Lake (西湖, Xī hú) The large man-made lake is representative of the classical beauty of China you’d expect. With beautiful pagodas protruding from the horizon of hills and willow trees, while watching the boats calmly traverse across the waters, West Lake is picturesque from any angle. (2) Zhongshan Middle Road (中山中路, Zhōng shān zhōng lù) The street is bustling with both locals and tourists. It is lined with shop houses and littered with makeshift stalls, which sell teas, silks, trinkets, paintings and traditional snacks. There are...
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Hangzhou West Lake (Xi Hu) , China West Lake has influenced poets and painters throughout the ages for its natural beauty and historical relics, and it has been among the most important sources of inspiration for Chinese garden designers, as evidenced by the impact it had on various Chinese classical gardens. It was made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Lake http://poeticliterature.com/
Our tour of China was booked through Stan at International Heritage Tours of Thornhill, Ontario, Canada. The tour was first class all the way and Nexus, the local company, took excellent care of us. West lake is a popular tourist attraction for the Chinese with many boats crossing from end to end. The park surrounding the lake is the home of the spring lotus blossom festival.
A boat cruise along the Ancient Grand Canal in Suzhou, China. October 03, 2015 Suzhou Ancient Grand Canal Guyunhe Travel Terminal, Side of Xinshi Bridge Jinchang District, Suzhou 215004, China The world-famous Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal is an ancient grandeur project in the Eastern Plains. It is the earliest and longest manmade watercourse in the world. With an overall length of 1794 kilometers, the ancient Grand Canal started in Beijing in the north and reached Hangzhou in the south, flowing through 4 provinces and 2 cities of Beijing City, Hebei Province, Tianjin City, Shandong Province, Jiangsu Province and Zhejiang Province, and linking up the river systems of Haihe River, Yellow River, Huai River, Yangtze River and Qiantang River. In the long history, the Grand Canal has made enor...
Chinese dragon boat makers have been capitalizing on the popularity of the 2,000-year-old tradition of dragon boat racing to grow their business into a one-billion-yuan industry that boasts an annual sales increase of up to 10 percent. More on: http://www.cctvplus.com/news/20170529/8051706.shtml#!language=1 Subscribe us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/CCTVPlus CCTV+ official website: http://www.cctvplus.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cctv-news-content Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NewsContent.CCTVPLUS Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTV_Plus
West Lake is a freshwater lake in Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province in eastern China. It is divided into five sections by three causeways. There are numerous temples, pagodas, gardens, and artificial islands within the lake. West Lake has influenced poets and painters throughout China's history for its natural beauty and historic relics, and it has also been among the most important sources of inspiration for Chinese garden designers. It was made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011, described as having "influenced garden design in the rest of China as well as Japan and Korea over the centuries" and reflecting "an idealized fusion between humans and nature". Video by costiflorea email@example.com
The long anticipated feature series "The Grand Canal" produced by Culture Express, is now ready to set sail. Our first stop along the canal is in Hangzhou, the capital city of China's east Zhejiang Province. Although this section of the canal's mission as a royal transport artery ended long ago, as our reporter Julian Waghann finds out, the canal in Hangzhou is still full of vigour with local people carrying on its history, as well as exploring new possibilities.
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Lianshi Chuan Quan, Xiao Hong Quan & Yue Jia Shou (Lianshi city Boat Boxing, Small Flood Boxing & Yue Family Hands forms) Lianshi Town is located in Hangzhou prefecture along the Jianghang canal between lake Taihu and Hangzhou bay. The Yangtze delta area is rich in terms of fish and rice production as well as being known for it's artisans and craftsmen and it's position as a major hub of trade. The local martial arts show many influences from various areas of China. It is not uncommon to see martial arts forms from as far north as Henan or Shandong or south from Fujian and Zhejiang. Because of this the local martial arts show a wide range of forms and influences from all across China. This area is crisscrossed with swamps, rivers, streams, canals, ponds, and lakes. Traditionally boats hav...
my night visit at the ocean terminal, beautiful view of the harbour, watching skycrapers of bulidings, ships, boats, etc.