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Travel

Double Third Festival folk traditions in Zhejiang

Shanghai Daily takes a look at some towns and villages in Zhejiang to see how people greet the day with worship ceremonies, singing and dancing as well as temple fairs.
Taste

Nature's garden serving up wild aromatic herbs in spring

Shanghai Daily has been out and about checking some of the most common edible herbs in Hangzhou and its surrounding areas.
Art & Culture

Artist eyes ambivalence, ambiguity and  awkwardness in new innovative exhibit

Berlin-based artist Liao Wenfeng recently opened a new exhibition at the Inna Art Space in Hangzhou.
Art & Culture

New institution bridging the gap between art investment and a younger generation

A new art institution opened recently in Hangzhou attempts to bridge the gap between art investment and a younger generation.
Travel

A spiritual path built on the foundations of faith around West Lake

Shanghai Daily recommends an outing to the hills around the West Lake, where both Buddhism and Taoism religions established themselves, and take a spiritual journey.
Taste

Historical street offering a taste and sense of time

The long-standing hawker stalls and neighborhood restaurants run by families on the 1,400-meter Zhongshan Road S. offer several dining options throughout the day.
Travel

Hangzhou Metro putting tourists on the right track for an uplifting, historic and cultural experience

The Line 1 begins in Xianghu Lake, goes further north across the city center before it end in Xiasha in the east. Shanghai Daily checks some of these stations below.
Art & Culture

Ceramics display reveals life in the Yuan Dynasty

A new exhibition at Hangzhou Museum offers a rare insight into the lives of people from the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) porcelain.
Art & Culture

Rare textile art exhibition opens exotic window on Miao culture, history

An extraordinary exhibition showcasing the traditional costumes of the Miao people recently opened at the China National Silk Museum in Hangzhou
Art & Culture

Standing at forefront of art, top school celebrates 90th birthday

Champagne corks popped last weekend as over 500 faculty and students from China Academy of Art gathered in Gushan, Hangzhou, to celebrate the school's 90th birthday.
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