Hangzhou City

The tourist heaven of Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang Province, lies in the heart of the southern Yangtze River region. One of China's eight ancient capitals, it has a rich history and easy lifestyle that complement the vibrant regional economy. Shanghai Daily is publishing a special Hangzhou page every Monday through Friday to introduce our readers to its beautiful scenery, fascinating happenings and people, colorful nightlife, lifestyles and business.
Lifestyle

Hangzhou district celebrates community spirit

The city's Jianggan District International Community and Neighbor Cultural event is a week of fun activities and a time to honor selfless residents and organizations.
Art & Culture

Zhang Daqian, painter who journeyed between East and West

New exhibition reveals some fascinating insights into the famous painter, his life and loves.
Art & Culture

Showing off the treasures of Qiantang

The second Qiantang River Cultural Festival has kicked off in Hangzhou.
Travel

Watch the night come alive

The fun doesn't stop when the sun goes down in Hangzhou.
Travel

Hangzhou's historic buildings preserve an ancestral sense of time and place

Shanghai Daily sent a roving reporter down to have a look around the Hangzhou's majestic city and picked out a couple of rejuvenated structures with historical and cultural value.
Art & Culture

"Forecasting" a relationship between viewers and the virtual community

"Forecasting" delves into the world of YouTube video makers and contemplates on the relationship between viewers and a virtual community.
Art & Culture

Innovative artists making art from trash

An exhibition showing how our daily trash can be transformed into art is being held at National Wetland Museum of China.
Art & Culture

Exhibition exploring a web of fabric and lace

An exhibition at the Textile Library in Hangzhou is exploring the craft and intricacies of old fabric and how it evolved into new fashion designs inspired by lace.
Art & Culture

Rare exhibit by 'the last master of neoclassicism'

A rare collection by "the last master of neoclassicism" is being exhibited at Zhejiang Art Museum through to July 21.
Travel

Heqiao celebrates its ancient cultural heritage with a folk art festival

Heqiao sparked a celebration of its long cultural heritage when it kicked off its very first folk art festival last weekend in the ancient town.
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