HANGZHOU---The Heaven on Earth
--------By Day Day The Great
“It’s the most wonderful place in the world, where makes you feel in the heaven”, the famous Italy traveler Macro Polo describes the HangZhou in his memory. The saying goes that in China---Above is heaven, below is HangZhou. The reputation of HangZhou lies in the picturesque West Lake. The lake is beautiful all year round, and the poet in Song dynasty named DongPo Su highly praised the scenery. Travelling in the West Lake, you can also wander along the street, try the delicious dessert, and purchase some local products.
The Su dam and White dam are of the most famous scenic spots in China. They divided the lake into halves, seemed like two fluttering green ribbons, surrounded by mountain and forests with some house lets. There are there islands in the center of the lake: RuanGong, HuXin, and YingZhou.
HangZhou is one of the six ancient capitals in China, and it last 2,000 years history. Not only famous for the Natural scenery and Cultural charm, but also for its delicacy, crafts, and calligraphy of historical figures.
As the Silk City of China, there are all kinds of silk products; tapestry is the especially beautiful one among them. Other specialties are black-paper-fans, silk umbrella, and West Lake Longjing Tea.
Generally, the appropriate time for going sightseeing near the West Lake in HangZhou should be two days, and the travel provides you with cheerful mood and cultural enjoyment.
Dear visitors! I am reading a guide. Very glad to be with all of youtogether to visit one of the world natural heritage west lake.
Now we came to the west lake broken bridge by car. Legend of the whitesnake met xu xian and the white niang son of time is on the bridge! One sidebroken bridge connecting north road, attached to bai causeway. Some people willask: broken bridge isnt broken, why called middle-east? Because, this and thewest lake, one of the ten views about the "broken bridge can xue". Under theheavy snow in winter, a piece of white on the bridge. Because the bridge side ofchaoyang, so that side of the snow melted quickly. At this moment, far look likea broken bridge.
Now we have covered the broken bridge came to the famous bai causeway. Doesanyone know why the dike said bai causeway? Tell you, because the bai juyi inhangzhou high rank, in order to prevent the west lake is the lake sediment isfull, so they use mud built into the bai causeway. Bai causeway is located inthe middle of the west lake, is a very good observation. Visitors look up at thefront, please treasure baochu pagoda, like a sword stands in treasure Chumountain, much like a warrior guarding the west lake. On the bai causeway is themost beautiful plants, look! A peach on a willow, make people feel regrettedleaving! Now looking into the my left hand side, the west lake lake like a pieceof jade green, quiet like a mirror. Cruise ships and original slip quietly onthe surface of the lake. More distant, kam with little tunnel round, its is afamous couplet wrote: jin belt, little tunnel round, round as a mirror, themirror as the nations jiuzhou. The different of the west lake, is surrounded bymountains all around it, the mountain CengLinJinRan, give a person the aestheticfeeling of painting.
The journey to the west lake is coming to an end, I really a littlecourage, if you come again next time, I must be your tour guide again.