Suzhou, sometimes called the Venice of China due to its canals and waterways, is a city of 6 million people located approximately 90 minutes west of Shanghai. Described as a naturally beautiful place, Suzhou is known for its silk industry. As part of the Yangtze River Delta region, Suzhou experiences a humid climate, with hot summers and damp winters.
Garden behind Pan Men in #Suzhou, China. Suzhou is also called the Venice of China due to its canals and waterways. It is a great #daytrip from #Shanghai, as it is only 90min away from the city. Described as a naturally beautiful place, Suzhou is known fo
Suzhou's city wall is unique among all city walls in China. It has two layers of "walls": one structured with bricks and another formed by a water channel that encircles the brick wall and connects to the waterways north to Beijing and south to Hangzhou.