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Photos: Day 17 Solo Downtown

CHINA | Thu, 23 Apr 2015 | By chinaho | Photo Gallery

West Lake, Downtown Hangzhou
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Tags: downtown hangzhou, residential, street cat, west lake

Day 17: Intrepid New Yorker

CHINA | Thu, 23 Apr 2015 | By chinaho | Views [389]

We finally gained access to the Bauhaus Collection here on campus. It took a couple inquiries to find out when, if ever, the place actually opened to the public and if there was anything in it beyond time lines and photographs. Turns out that a small ... Read more >

Tags: basketball, bauhaus at caa, being other, crowds, downtown hangzhou, traveling solo, west lake

3 Busy Days, 12-15, Downtown Hangzhou

CHINA | Sun, 19 Apr 2015 | By chinaho | Views [440]

The public lecture on American Sculpture was well attended. From the number of cell phones out taking pictures of the images, it seemed there was real interest or at least curiosity about some of the art. The relaxed atmosphere at dinner afterwards was ... Read more >

Tags: apple, crowds, cultural patterns, hangzhou, social life, targa nuts, west lake, wu hill, wushan square

Days 10/11 More Puzzle Pieces

CHINA | Wed, 15 Apr 2015 | By chinaho | Views [382] | Comments [1]

Our way of operating has been slow to adjust. We tend to ask a question or pose a possibility to see how things would work. As soon as we mention anything, our hosts create a plan, jumping into action. When we consider the situation and choose differently, ... Read more >

Tags: city farming, country kitchen restaurant, generosity, hangzhou downtown, neighborhood blight, wealth, west lake

The Leisure Bicycle Ride around West Lake, Hangzhou

CHINA | Mon, 8 Oct 2012 | By emacinat | Views [1430] | Comments [3]

Think about the words “Leisure bicycle ride around West Lake.”  What images does this conjure in the western mind?  Maybe you think about riding a sleek 21-speed mountain bike along the green belt in Boise, even riding out to Lucky ... Read more >

Tags: bicycle ride, hangzhou, west lake


CHINA | Tue, 12 Jun 2012 | By wi-niko | Views [869]

12 June 2012 Hangzhou is the New York Hamptons of China.  A relaxing but luxe place for the rich to retreat and vacation.  Aside from that it has many domestic travelers and is known for its classical Chinese beauty "Heaven on Earth". ... Read more >

Tags: beauty, biking, china, hangzhou, mingtown hostel, nanshang lu, west lake


CHINA | Sat, 9 Oct 2010 | By samvanneilson | Views [678] | Comments [4]

Right i am going to try and catch all the time that has been lost with hazy stories with massive plot holes...them being the times i cannot remember due to alcohol or time taking its toll.  Gestapo! I haven't said much recently have i. Well from the ... Read more >

Tags: china, clubs, drinking, red flower lake, sports, west lake

Hangzhou China - Excerpt 2

USA | Fri, 8 May 2009 | By kimberlyanne | Views [974]

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009 Tons o' Pics HERE!!!! The weather has been fantastic!! It’s been around 60 degrees both day and night!!! The other day, Monday I think it was, our fellow students arrived. There are about 18 of us I think. They are ... Read more >

Tags: acupuncture, china, food, hangzhou, recovery, student, study, traveling, west lake

Hangzhou China Day 1

CHINA | Mon, 16 Mar 2009 | By kimberlyanne | Views [733]

Saturday March 14th, 2009 – China Of course it’s a given that when you go to another country everything is totally and completely different. So it’s no surprise here that this is also so. I might have my own room at the local youth hostel in the best ... Read more >

Tags: china, food, hangzhou, west lake


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