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Exploring HangZhou 杭州 …

Capital of ZheJiang province.

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The amazing lights of HangZhou 杭州

Capital city of ZheJiang province ...

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Exploring China 中国

Part 1 : GuangZhou (GuangDong) | ShangHai | HangZhou (ZheJiang)

Part 2 : HuangShan (AnHui) | JiuHuaShan (AnHui) | Xi'An (ShaanXi)

Part 3 : Xi'An (ShaanXi) | HuaShan (ShaanXi) | HohHot (Inner Mongolia)

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A day in XiTang 喜糖, ZheJiang Province

XiTang lies not far from ShangHai.

It is a water town that through which nine rivers flow. In the ancient part of the town, the houses sit alongside the banks of beautiful canals ...


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HangZhou 杭州 through the lives of 18 expats from around the world

A CCTV Travelogue special ...

ZheJiang province, east China.

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NingBo 宁波 in timelapse ...

ZheJiang province.

The beauty of HangZhou 杭州 ...

Hángzhōu lies in ZheJiang province

Wonderful WuZhen 乌镇

This beautiful water town, often referred to as 'the Venice of the East', lies in the ancient Kingdom of Wu, between ShangHai, SuZhou and HangZhou, in ZheJiang province, east China.

Beautiful HangZhou 杭州 and West Lake 西湖

Capitol city of ZheJiang province, near ShangHai in east China. Plus a beautiful time-lapse film by MaoShan Tang 走進浙江秋季 ...

Mount YanDang 雁蕩山, WenZhou, ZheJiang province

YanDangShan, in a micro movie. YanDang Mountain is known for its natural beauty, arising from its many vertical rock faces and pinnacles, lush forests and bamboo groves, streams with clear water, waterfalls and caves. The area also hosts numerous temples and shrines, many built inside caves. A good place for hiking. YanDangShan lis near the east coast of China. The rail station here lies between WenZhou and NingBo; the journey from ShangHai is about 4 hours. A very beautiful film ...

East Lake 东湖, ShaoXing 绍兴, ZheJiang province

ShàoXīng is a water-town not far from HangZhou. The East Lake is situated six kilometers (four miles) to the east of the historic ShaoXing city. The exquisite crescent-shaped lake is hemmed in by a hill formed of bluestone, a material widely used in building houses, bridges and roads. Stoneworkers have quarried from this hill since the Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD) and over time the hill became hollowed out, leaving only steep cliffs, a deep pool and a number of grottoes. During the Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911 AD), the lake was beautified with diverse bridges, pavilions and willow trees. Bonus film - peach tree orchard in ShaoXing ...

PuTuoShan 普陀山

PuTuoShan lies on an island south-east of Shanghai, in ZheJiang province. Mount PuTuo is one of the four sacred mountains of Chinese Buddhism, the others being Mount WuTai, Mount JiuHua, and Mount EMei. Mount PuTuo lies in the East China Sea and has the special beauty created between sea and mountain. The area is about 12.5 square kilometers and has many famous and sacred temples.

JiaXing 嘉兴, ZheJiang province

Lying on the Grand Canal of China, JiaXing borders HangZhou to the south west, HuZhou to the west, ShangHai to the north east, and the province of JiangSu to the north.

ZhouShan 舟山, ZheJiang province

This city lies on a beautiful island in HangZhou Bay. The island is 500square kilometers in size and connected to the mainland by a bridge.

BeiLun 北仑 Ecological Park, NingBo, ZheJiang province

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 ... What better way to end a misty, rainy day at the lake than a Hot Pot ... Bonus film - back in ShangHai, popping out for fried rice and chicken street food take away, passing the Bund and YuYuan Gardens by bicycle ...

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.

ShaoXing 绍兴, ZheJiang province

The beautiful ancient water town of WuZhen 乌镇

WuZhen, 乌镇, lies not far from ShangHai, where this film starts, and also HangZhou and SuZhou, in ZheJiang province (on the east coast, south of ShangHai)).

The beautiful water-town of WuZhen 乌镇

This ancient town lies south of ShangHai in ZheJiang province. A great film by Sticker Travel ...

Scenes from HangZhou 杭州 in ZheJiang province

West Lake, HangZhou

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' ...

An introduction to the city of NingBo 宁波 ...

ZheJiang province, east China, south of ShangHai. Every Chinese city has its unique flavor, but in many ways, this is the New China AnyTown ...

West Lake 西海 scenes, HangZhou 杭州

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.

Campus Open Day, NingBo 宁波

Nottingham University. ZheJiang province.

The beautiful `Thousand Island Lake` 千岛湖

QianDao Hu, ZheJiang province; not far from HangZhou ...

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

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

Scenes from ZhouZhuang 周庄 (2)

ZheJiang province

Some scenes from the gardens of SuZhou 苏州 old town

ZheJiang province.

Beautiful musical fountains at the West Lake, HangZhou 杭州

ZheJiang province.

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 scenic XiTang 西塘, ZheJiang province

XīTang is a picturesque, ancient water-town in JiaShan County, ZheJiang province; within the flat-lands of the YangTse River delta. Its history dates back to at least the Spring and Autumn Period when it was located at the border of the ancient states of Yue and Wu. XiTang is crisscrossed by nine rivers and many canals, linked by a multitude of distinct stone bridges. In the older parts of town, the buildings are set along the banks of the canals, which serve as the main transportation thoroughfares. The town has maintained a tranquil ambiance and scenic beauty, making it a popular tourist attraction and has been frequently depicted in traditional Chinese landscape painting. In XiTang, there are well-preserved groups of buildings from the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) and the Qing dynasty (1644-1911). XiTang also contains numerous antique residences and temples, such as the Temple of the Seven Masters and a 1,200 meter canal-side, tiled-roof long-corridor. Other places of interest include : XiYuan Garden, with trees and plants, lakes and bridges, pavilions and fountains all harmoniously integrated. Xue's House, which is a typical wooden courtyard of the rich merchant from this region during the later Qing dynasty. WangXian Bridge, which was constructed during the Song dynasty, more than a thousand years ago. XiTang can be explored on a day-trip from Shanghai or HangZhou. From Shanghai, the journey takes around 1:45 hours by coach. Alternatively, one can first take a train or bus to JiaShan, from where there is a bus leaving for XiTang every 10 minutes, a distance of around ten kilometers. One might choose to stay overnight in XiTang or JiaShan to take in the evening or early morning ambiance.

HangZhou 杭州 scenes

ZheJiang province.

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.

WuZhen 乌镇 water town

WuZhen is an ancient water town. It can be easily reached by bus or train from SuZhou or HangZhou. It is famous for its blue-dyed fabric.

Public bicycle rental in HangZhou 杭州 - video

A large-scale bike-share system in HangZhou, provincial capital of ZheJiang. Similar schemes operate in many Chinese cities, including Beijing.

PuTuo Mountain 普陀山, ZheJiang province

With CCTV's Travelogue. PǔTuóShān is one of many mountain islands south east of ShangHai, and one of the four sacred mountains in Chinese Buddhism. It can be reached by boat from NingBo or ShangHai, or by plane from BeiJing and ShangHai. There are sandy beaches at the shoreline and about 30 temples on the mountain, plus a 30 meter tall statue of GuanYin, the Goddess of Mercy.

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.

HangZhou 杭州 drums

Seniors performing their drum routines ...

Morning TaiChi in HangZhou 杭州

Seniors practice Tai Chi in a HangZhou park ...

Fountains at the West Lake, HangZhou 杭州

ZheJiang province.

Happy HangZhou 杭州

HángZhōu has been voted China's happiest city. There is an old saying : In the sky there is heaven, and on Earth there is HangZhou. The last two films detail innovative projects in HangZhou - to locate a low carbon community above the train depot and an eco-friendly redevelopment of the XiXi Park area.

The 2010 World Choir Games, ShaoXing 绍兴

July 15th to 26th in ShaoXing. More than 470 choirs from more than 80 nations took part in the event. The second film looks at the event held in XiaMen in 2006.

ShaoXing 绍兴, host of the 6th World Choir Games

July 15th to 26th, 2010. Over 20,000 people from 83 countries took part in the greatest choir competition in the world. ShaoXing is in ZheJiang province and not far from ShangHai.

An introduction to NingBo 宁波, ZheJiang province

NingBo is a port city not far south from Shanghai. NingBo was one of China's oldest settlement locations; this can be traced back almost 6,000 years. However, the city today is mostly modern and vibrant.

Glimpses of the West Lake at HangZhou 杭州, ZheJiang province

Filmed at the end of November 2009.

A guide to HangZhou 杭州, ZheJiang province (2) - video

Explore HangZhou with CCTV's Travelogue. Includes discussion of the ancient Grand Canal that linked China's south to BeiJing ...

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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