Changmen Gate, was connected to Changmen Street (today’s Xizhongshi), and is shown in the picture, Bustling Suzhou drawn during the reign of Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty.
Chongyuan Temple is a Buddhist temple constructed in 503 during the reign of Tianjian Emperor Liangwudi, with a history of 1,504 years.
Mudu, near Suzhou, has a history of 2,500 years, but its gardens truly make the town an outstanding place to visit.
In Suzhou are the Classic Lakes that are not only beautiful in their vastness and nature but hugely significant to China as a whole.
Being among the nation’s oldest cities, Suzhou is well known in China and abroad. One of its many treasures is its canals and water ways.
The ancient city of Suzhou has an enviable location and trading history that has resulted in a unique level of prosperity and fortune through the ages.
Fixed moments in the ancient town of Tongli
The Gu family treasures - history through art reunited
Zhenhu: Home to Su embroidery
Forbidden no longer: Historic riches revealed
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