You Need To Add Hangzhou To Your China Itinerary

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Even though Hangzhou has a population of 9 million, chances are you haven't yet heard of it. Which is a shame, because being in this city is like walking through a fairy tale. Though a modern city, Hangzhou still contains its traditional Chinese roots. It is the "capital of green tea," has the naturally beautiful West Lake, and famous Buddhist temples.

If a picture's worth a thousand words, here are a few thousand reasons why you need to add Hangzhou to your China itinerary:

Hangzhou Boat Lanterns

Hangzhou Boat Lanterns

Hangzhou Boat

Hangzhou Boat

Hangzhou Buddha Rock Carving

Hangzhou Buddha Rock Carving

Hangzhou Flower

Hangzhou Flower

Hangzhou Lanterns

Hangzhou Lanterns

Hangzhou Lillies

Hangzhou Lillies

Hangzhou Monks

Hangzhou Monks

Hangzhou Pond

Hangzhou Pond

Hangzhou Tree Scenery

Hangzhou Tree Scenery

Hangzhou Trees

Hangzhou Trees

GOING TO CHINA SOON?

Book a place to stay - my all-time favorite booking website is the well-known Booking.com - I’ve used it for years all over the world.

It is the easiest way to search and find the best hotels (hostels too!), especially based on reviews. I always check the reviews on Booking, even if it’s a name-brand hotel. You never know!

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