Archive for November, 2009

Impressions of Zhou Zhuang 周庄水乡印象

Zhou Zhuang was a millennium old water town with maze of canals, established around 1086. It was known as the Venice of the East, and was a popular town for tourist to Shanghai or Su Zhou. I took a bus and have a day trip to have a short visit to this town.



Impressions of Old Shanghai

We visited Shanghai in November 2009, and spent more days in the older part of the city.

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Impressions of Xi Hu 西湖印象

From literatures, I always have the impression that Xi Hu was the most beautiful lake in China.

With AirAsia, Malaysian can take a weekend, jump on the plane, take a stroll along the lakeside and coming back next day. Of course, not many kiasu (‘afraid to lose’) Malaysians like me willing do that. What a waste of cheap low-cost airline ticket. Hang Zhou is so close to Shanghai, so the trip has to be at least 1 week to make it worth while.


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