日本での一年間

January 14, 2009

Hangzhou

Filed under: abroad, Trips — myyearinjapan @ 11:38 pm

While in Shanghai, I went on a day trip to nearby Hangzhou, famous for the beautiful West Lake.

Liuhe Tower

Liuhe Tower

Engrish- No throws the thing!

Engrish- "No throws the thing!"

Looking out from the tower. The taxi driver told us that bridge was designed by a famous architect

Looking out from the tower. The taxi driver told us that bridge was designed by a famous architect

Mountains behind the tower

Mountains behind the tower

Lion Door knocker

Lion Door knocker

next to the tower

next to the tower

On the west lake

On the west lake

A man relaxes next to the West Lake

A man relaxes next to the West Lake

West Lake bridge

West Lake bridge

The boat we took with weeping willows in front of it

The boat we took with weeping willows in front of it

Our boat driver

Our boat driver

A boat on the West Lake

A boat on the West Lake

A gazebo on West Lake

A gazebo on West Lake

Entrance to a Hangzhou garden

Entrance to a Hangzhou garden

Circular doorway

Circular doorway

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  1. […] Filed under: Trips, abroad — myyearinjapan @ 12:12 am In addition to taking a day trip to Hangzhou, I also spent a day in Suzhou during my trip to Shanghai. Suzhou is famous for it’s many […]

    Pingback by Suzhou « 日本での一年間 — January 16, 2009 @ 12:12 am


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