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Hángzhōu lies in ZheJiang province

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Beautiful HangZhou 杭州 and West Lake 西湖

Capitol city of ZheJiang province, near ShangHai in east China.

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Plus a beautiful time-lapse film by MaoShan Tang 走進浙江秋季 ...

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A weekend in HangZhou 杭州

Join Tim and Glo as they visit West Lake, the LongJing tea terraces, chill out with a hot-pot (that's chilli not tomato, btw) and more in HangZhou, ZheJiang province, east China, just 120 miles / 180 km from ShangHai ...

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What better way to end a misty, rainy day at the lake than a Hot Pot ...

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Bonus film - back in ShangHai, popping out for fried rice and chicken street food take away, passing the Bund and YuYuan Gardens by bicycle ...

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West Lake 西湖 boat trip, HangZhou 杭州

ZheJiang province.

Xī Hú is a fresh water lake with the city on side. There are numerous temples, pagodas, gardens, bridges and artificial islands within and around the lake. West Lake is a UNESCO World Heritage Site as an outstanding example of Chinese garden arts and the guiding principle of harmony between human and nature.

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HangZhou 杭州 – ‘Heaven on Earth’

Eight hundred years ago, Marco Polo described HangZhou as the most enchanting place on Earth.

West Lake is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Adjacent to the West Lake is a scenic area that includes historical pagodas and other cultural sites, blended with the natural beauty of the landscape, including Phoenix Mountain. The lake is crossed by two causeways.

Check out this beautiful city, two hours from Shanghai, the famous West Lake and the wonderful show 'Impression West Lake' ...

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West Lake 西海 scenes, HangZhou 杭州

Jane Zhang 張靚穎

A beautiful voice; a musical treat :) The multi award-winning, international superstar diva - the inimitable Jane Zhang ... 無法言喻 Indescribable Love - a charming music video天下無雙 (Tian Xia Wu Shuang) Unparalleled in this World - theme from the film Return of The Condor Heroes, 2006印象西湖 Impression West Lake, with composer Kitaro (see the stunning show with this name in HangZhou, set on the lake)

West Lake 西湖 boat trip, HangZhou 杭州

Musical fountains, West Lake 西湖, HangZhou 杭州

8pm every day; free

A scene from 'Impression West Lake' 印象西湖, HangZhou

An outdoor show directed by Zhang YiMou ...

Beautiful scenes from `Impression West Lake` 印象西湖

HangZhou, in ZheJiang province, south from ShangHai ...

The West Lake 西湖, HangZhou 杭州

ZheJiang province. A beautiful place to relax ...

Scenes from HangZhou 杭州 - video

HangZhou lies in ZheJiang province, 180km south west of Shanghai. Its most famous landmark is the beautiful West Lake. Filmed in December, 2012.

Beautiful scenes from the show 'Impression West Lake' 印象西湖

The beautiful outdoor show in HangZhou, ZheJiang province ...

Beautiful musical fountains at the West Lake, HangZhou 杭州

ZheJiang province.

Musical fountain in HangZhou 杭州

At the West Lake ...

Scenes from HangZhou 杭州 and West Lake 西湖 - video

Filmed in September 2011.

A day at the West Lake 西湖 in HangZhou 杭州

A beautiful place for sightseeing, hiking, cycling, boating and relaxing ... HangZhou is the provincial capital of ZheJiang province in eastern China. It lies around 180 kilometres (110 miles) southwest of Shanghai. The beautiful West Lake is its best-known tourist attraction.

A trip to West Lake 西湖, HangZhou

West Lake (Xi Hu) is a famous fresh water lake located in the center of HangZhou, provincial capital of ZheJiang in east China. The lake is divided by a number of causeways and there are numerous temples, pagodas and other scenic spots dotted around. West Lake has influenced poets and painters in China, Korea and Japan throughout centuries for its beauty, historical relics and garden/landscape design, with its harmony of human construction and nature. West Lake was desclared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.

Welcome to HangZhou 杭州 ...

The beautiful capital of ZheJiang province. HangZhou was the capital of the Southern Song Dynasty and remained so until the Mongol invasion of 1276 (the start of the Yuan dynasty). The West Lake is a famous fresh water lake located in the historic center of HangZhou. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.

An excerpt from Impression West Lake 印象西湖, HangZhou 杭州

Beautiful HangZhou 杭州

HangZhou lies 180 kilometers south west of ShangHai in the YangTse River Delta and is the capital of ZheJiang province. With abundant natural scenery, including the famous West Lake, HangZhou has been a popular city for over 2,000 years when it was founded during the Qin dynasty. It is listed as one of the seven great ancient capitals of China. The West Lake covers 6 square km and is surrounded by historical sites and scenic areas. HangZhou lies at the southern end of the Grand Canal of China, with a length of nearly 1,800 km; at the northern end lies BeiJing. It was completed around 600 AD during the Sui dynasty. The longest man-made canal in the world, by far, it is a fine example of China's achievements, which include invention of the canal lock (Song dynasty; 10th century). HangZhou is also noted for tea, silk, umbrellas and fans.

Fountains at the West Lake, HangZhou 杭州

ZheJiang province.

Glimpses of the West Lake at HangZhou 杭州, ZheJiang province

Filmed at the end of November 2009.

The West Lake 西海 at HangZhou 杭州 - video

The West Lake was a major inspiration for the lake at the Summer Palace in BeiJing.

Impression West Lake, HangZhou - video

This is the promotional film for the outdoor theater show directed by Zhang Yimou, that makes full use of the natural scenery. The 'Impression' series is a growing set of folk musicals. These performances include: "Impression, Liu Sanjie" - began August 2003 on the Li River, Guangxi province; "Impression Lijiang" - began June 2006 at the bottom of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain in Lijiang, Yunnan province; "Impression West Lake" - began late 2007 on the West Lake in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province; "Impression Hainan" - began late 2009 set in Hainan province; "Impression Dahongpao" set on Mount Wuyi, Fujian province. All five performances are co-directed by Wang Chaoge and Fan Yue. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Yimou#Stage_direction

A visual guide to HangZhou 杭州

HangZhou lies in ZheJiang province. It is most famous for its West Lake that was an inspiration for the Summer Palace in Beijing. It is also at the southern end of the Grand Canal that runs to Beijing.

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