Hangzhou

Born again prawns: Reinventing a classic Chinese dish

Born again prawns: Reinventing a classic Chinese dish

Green tea. River prawns. It's either a match made in culinary heaven or a recipe for a dining disaster
Hangzhou: The little known Chinese cuisine everyone should try

Hangzhou: The little known Chinese cuisine everyone should try

It's yet to make the same international impact as Cantonese and Sichuanese, but Hangzhou cuisine could be the next big thing
Xixi National Wetland Park: Hangzhou's hidden beauty

Xixi National Wetland Park: Hangzhou's hidden beauty

Serenity and peace in bustling Hangzhou? You can find it in Xixi, along with great views and a unique dining experience
Check out Shanghai's peach blossoms

Check out Shanghai's peach blossoms

Sure you could schlep to Nanjing to check out China’s legendary blossoms, but why hop a train when they’re in your own backyard?
Hangzhou: China's 'happiest city' offers far more than you might think

Hangzhou: China's 'happiest city' offers far more than you might think

You may have explored West Lake, but there's so much more to the happy city
Chinese city offers US$50k for professional tweeter

Chinese city offers US$50k for professional tweeter

Hangzhou hopes to attract a "modern day Marco Polo," to spread the city's best attributes via social media
Longjing Village: Hangzhou’s ultimate green tea experience

Longjing Village: Hangzhou’s ultimate green tea experience

Where to find Hangzhou's best tea gardens and how to arrange a tea-picking tour
Longjing Manor: Hangzhou’s most famous restaurant

Longjing Manor: Hangzhou’s most famous restaurant

You’ll remember everything about “Dragon Well” Manor -- the food, the service, the scenery … and the bill
Hangzhou's best restaurants

Hangzhou's best restaurants

There's something special for every day of the week in Hangzhou
Hangzhou's newest weekend retreat: Naked Stables Private Reserve

Hangzhou's newest weekend retreat: Naked Stables Private Reserve

Verdant bamboo forest, African dining and zero light pollution, we explore an idyllic new resort near Hangzhou
5 most scenic spots in Hangzhou

5 most scenic spots in Hangzhou

There's much more to Hangzhou than West Lake. Follow us to massive cedar forests, ancient villages and lantern-lit countryside
Hangzhou’s best nightlife

Hangzhou’s best nightlife

Hangzhou has some of the best bars and clubs in China outside of Shanghai. Here's our selection
Hangzhou’s best hiking trails

Hangzhou’s best hiking trails

The city is nice, but when bamboo forests and rolling hills beckon, take a stroll on one of these four easy trails
Best places to eat Hangbang cai in Hangzhou

Best places to eat Hangbang cai in Hangzhou

In addition to the world-class scenery, Hangzhou is home to some of China's most popular dishes
5 best biking routes in Hangzhou

5 best biking routes in Hangzhou

Renting a bike and touring Hangzhou is easy. We’ve laid out the paths for you
Hangzhou airport's best budget deals

Hangzhou airport's best budget deals

Just outside Shanghai, air travelers can find great deals on flights into and out of Hangzhou
The 5-minute Hangzhou guide

The 5-minute Hangzhou guide

What to see, where to stay, what to eat and where to experience tea culture in China’s “happiest city”
Hangzhou’s best hotels

Hangzhou’s best hotels

Staying in the South Song capital? These top Hangzhou hotel picks will satisfy any budget
Insider’s guide to Hangzhou West Lake

Insider’s guide to Hangzhou West Lake

The perfect itinerary at the stunning World Heritage Site includes iconic views and small secrets
New Jetstar route links Hangzhou to Singapore

New Jetstar route links Hangzhou to Singapore

Shanghai air travelers get even more options as budget airline Jetstar announces that it will now fly direct from Hangzhou to Singapore
UFO sighting number two: Chongqing

UFO sighting number two: Chongqing

China UFO sightings continue moving away from Shanghai to western China -- and yet are eerily similar
UFO shuts down Hangzhou airport

UFO shuts down Hangzhou airport

Xiaoshan airport in Hangzhou, China was shut down after airport workers discovered, well, we're not sure what they discovered, that was the problem