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Leifeng Tower

Leifeng Tower

 The tower, south of West Lake, is named after the mountain it stands on. It was built by a king for his concubine during the Five Dynasties and Ten  Kingdoms.

South Lake

As one of the three famous lakes in Zhejiang, the lake is in southeast Jiaxing, covering a total area of 0.43 square km. The first National Congress of the Communist Party of China was held in a ship on South Lake, which is now a key cultural site under state protection. Yanyu (Mist and Rain) Tower, at the center of the lake, was built in the Five Dynasties Period (960-1279) and is considered one of China's "Eight Greatest Towers," famous for misty, rainy landscapes. 

The West Lake Scenic Area

The West Lake Scenic Area

 Located on west of Hangzhou, the national AAAAA scenic area covers an area of 59 square kilometers. It is surrounded by hills on three sides and has a lot of scenic spots. In addition to the Top 10 West Lake Surrounding Sceneries like the Spring Dawn at Su Causeway, Melting Snow at Broken Bridge and Three Pools Mirroring the Moon, there are 10 new sceneries around West Lake, such as Yellow Dragon Cave Dressed in Green. Flying Clouds Over Jade Emperor Hill and the Dream of the Tiger-Running Spring. 

 

Three Pools Mirroring the Moon

Three Pools Mirroring the Moon

As one of the Top 10 Sceneries, Three Pools Mirroring the Moon has three stone towers in the lake in front of pavilion. When the moonlight illuminates the whole lake, the candles in the towers glimmer, creating a dreamilke world in the pools where the moon, the lake and the candlelight come together.

Wuzhen

Wuzhen

Wuzhen town is located in the north of Tongxiang City and by the Beijing-Hangzhou Canal. Residents here live along the rivers. They have preserved the town's old lifestyle and architectural features. The town is also the hometown of Mao Dun(1896-1981), a great writer in modern Chinese history. Visitors can see the Mao Dun memorial hall and his former residence.