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... 1, brilliant, they taste great, they are soft shell crabs and are so moist and tender inside, no wonder they were the most popular thing we saw people eating. In fact, most things here are deep fried, there is squid on sticks again, they look a little like aliens as they are battered before frying as well, then there is the oysters, not deep fried but piled high with chilli, garlic and onions then grilled. There ...
... and we were treated to a glass of April tea. The second stop, the picturesque West Lake, was said to have been created from a pearl dropped by a phoenix and a dragon. The gardens are spectacular and we were surrounded by many visitors, most of them Chinese. After lunch, our third stop was in Hangzhou where we visited an Herb Museum. The pharmacy was built by a wealthy man ...
... to the entrance of the park to visit the little stores and get a snack. Bruce and I entered the Lingyin Si temple to see the over 20 metres Buddha built in 929. The whole complex was quite impressive but the highlight o the temple was the huge Buddha. Also quite impressive was the Ligong Pagoda which was built in 625 almost in the middle of the complex. The pagoda was quite small but still neat to see considering how old it was.
We began our day super early leaving the hotel in Shanghai at 6:30am in order to catch our train to Hangzhou. After making our way to the train station we had a quick breakfast at the train station to headed off to Hangzhou at 315 kph. The trip took about 2 hours passing through some other large cities and a lot of countryside.
The city of Hangzhou is quite famous in China mainly to the historic West Lake which is known ...
We left sunny Shanghai and travelled along the freeway for a few hours to reach the ancient historical capital of Hangzhou, one of 8 capitals in China's history and the home of our sister school, No14 Hangzhou Middle School.
We arrived and were invited to join the senior students celebrate International Day in the school Gym. The students ...