Il lago dell'Ovest è situato in Cina, presso la città di Hangzhou, ed è una famosa meta di turismo per i cinesi.
A picturesque pedestrian street filled with shops selling Chinese crafts, teahouses and more. Makes for an atmospheric night walk.
La pagoda Leifeng è una torre ottagonale alta cinque piani che si trova su una collina vicino al lago dell'ovest di Hangzhou.
The bridge is named for the effect snow and winter sun have on it. Closely related to a romantic legend about Madam White Snake.
Lingyin Temple is a Buddhist temple of the Chan sect located north-west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China.
Longjing, literally "dragon well", is a name applied to a number of locations and products from the southwestern region of the city of…
Admire beautiful ancient houses built during the Ming and Qing Dynasty.
One of the lake's scenic spots. Perfect for viewing the lake - and best done at autumn night when the views are out of this world.
The extensive temple complex has a lot to offer. The main building is a sight in itself, but do not miss the stele "forest" and more.
A magical spot. There are three old pagodas here and on a full moon, candles are lit inside them, creating an astonishing effect on the…
The causeway provides some of the most beautiful views of the lake and its surroundings - take a walk and see it yourself.
The largest lotus garden in all of China and a sight of extraordinary beauty. One of Hangzhou's many natural wonders.
Only one of the many fields scattered west of the city. The finest tea is grown here - come during spring, when it's harvest time.
Translates to "A Peak from Afar", since people used to believe it flew over from India.
The largest island in the West Lake. The quiet soothing scenery and tranquil nature are its main draws.
Liuhe Pagoda, literally Six Harmonies Pagoda, is a multi-story Chinese pagoda in southern Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China.
Hupao or Dreaming of the Tiger Spring is a spring and park in southwestern Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China.
Baochu Pagoda is a pagoda in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. Known as one of the landmarks of the West Lake, it is located just north…
Perhaps the most lovely park in Hangzhou, especially in spring when the flowers and cherry blossoms are in bloom. Wonderful afternoon out.
Several newly-built parks connected to each other. You can just wander around or hire a boat and ride around the West Lake yourself.
A fascinating (and free) museum describing and demonstrating how exactly silk is made. Well worth the visit.