Shanghai Daily Hangzhou Special

To show the world a thriving and dynamic Hangzhou, on March 25, 2009, Shanghai Daily inaugurated its Hangzhou Special page in the capital of Zhejiang Province known as the "tourism heaven." The page is available to all Shanghai Daily readers Mondays through Fridays. The page aims at display Hangzhou's abundant tourism resources and sound investment environment with vivid pictures and stories in an all round way.

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Plum blossoms fill the air with sweet scent

Mar 4, 2015 | Author: Xu Wenwen

PLUM blossoms are beloved both as a symbol of winter and a harbinger of spring. They bloom in the cold while most other plants are seemingly lifeless and well before many other blossoms appear. The flowers


New district puts city close to 10m people

Mar 3, 2015 | Author: Xu Wenwen

As Fuyang, a county-level city south of Hangzhou, became the ninth district of Hangzhou last month, Hangzhou's population grew to nearly 10 million residents, making it the second-largest city in the Yangtze


Looking good in the new year

Mar 2, 2015

A woman takes a selfie at Plum Garden of Solitary Hill near West Lake. Plum flowers are now in blossom around Hangzhou


Car plate prices up

Mar 2, 2015

The lowest price for a Hangzhou car plate increased 3,000 yuan to 16,800 yuan this month.


Holiday tourists

Mar 2, 2015

Hangzhou received 3.35 million visitors during the weeklong Spring Festival holiday, up 6.25 percent from last year.


New expressways

Mar 2, 2015

Several expressways will either open or be built this year, the Hangzhou Transport Investment Group said.


Photography contest

Mar 2, 2015

Winners of the 58th World Press Photo Contest were announced recently with six of them from China, including three from Zhejiang Province.


An exploration into the magnificent coral world

Feb 27, 2015 | Author: Wu Huixin

Colorful, fantastic coral reefs in the Maldives and Great Barrier Reef attract millions of tourists every year.


Lighten up at these vegetarian restaurants

Feb 26, 2015 | Author: Xu Wenwen

After gorging on mountains of food during the Spring Festival it's time to eat light. Hangzhou boasts numerous vegetarian restaurants with lovely scenery in green areas that are excellent for a leisurely


Crowdfunding more than source of capital

Feb 17, 2015 | Author: Xu Wenwen

A few weeks ago Hangzhou entrepreneur Jiang Wei was worried about his online fruit store's cash flow.


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