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Zhouzhuang

Zhouzhuang, one of the most famous water townships in China, situated in Kunshan City which is only 30 kilometers (18 miles) southeast of Suzhou. It is noted for its profound cultural background, the well preserved ancient residential houses, the elegant watery views and the strong local colored traditions and customs.

Future Classics

It is impossible not to marvel at the innovation and technology that exists in Suzhou. Indeed, it is hard to think of another city that has been so important, for so long, that is continually developing and changing while still fully respecting its past.

Classic Legends

Suzhou is a land of classic legends, ranging from the world’s oldest cross-continental trade routes to the most influential military book in ancient China.

Location and Population

Suzhou lies in the Yangtze Delta, bordering Shanghai in the east, Zhejiang Province in the south, Lake Taihu in the west and the Yangtze in the north.

History and Culture

After the completion of the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal the city began to thrive. Suzhou served as the centre of silk trade along the bustling waterway.

The life style in Suzhou

Suzhou, famous for the Chinese landscape gardens with traditional architectural style, is a popular tourist destination in China.

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