Ice cream, watermelons and air-conditioners are widely regarded as the three best antidotes to scorching summer days for their ability to bring the cool, with ice cream, for its taste and versatility as a food item, the most favored among the three. To get a taste of the best options, any of the following are worth the effort of leaving the house.
Dairy Queen – Soft Serve
An international specialist in making soft serve ice-cream, Dairy Queen enjoys a high level of brand recognition. There are a number of DQ outlets around town, and you can hit up any one of them for a sweet treat. Make sure to try out their signature Blizzard, one of the most successful products launched by the company since it was first introduced in 1985. For the uninitiated, the Blizzard is a creamy vanilla based soft serve combined with different ingredients such as chocolate, cookies, fruits and nuts.
What makes the Blizzard unique from other soft serves in the market is its thickness and density, so much so that it’s famous for not spilling out even when the cup it comes in is inverted. The Green Tea Blizzard comes highly recommended, and is a must try for die hard green tea fans.
Branches in Hangzhou
Address: No.2 Hubin Road (湖滨路2号)
Impression City in Gudun
Address: 1st floor of Impression City Shopping Center, No.588 Gudun Road (西湖区古墩路588号印象城购物中心1楼1011C室)
Impression City in Xixi
Address: Impression City, No.1 Wuchang Avenue, Yuhang District (余杭区五常大道1号西溪印象城
West Lake Intime Shopping Center
Address: B1 building of West Lake Intime Shopping Center, No. 98 South Yan’an Road (延安南路98号西湖银泰B1楼)
Address: the 1st floor, Building A, Jiebai New Century, No. 251, Jiefang Road (解放路251号解百新世纪商厦A座1楼)
Address: 2rd floor, building A, No. 546, Yan’an Road (延安路546号杭州百货大楼A座2楼)
A handmade ice cream brand from Italy, Iceason identifies its products as a ‘Healthy Ice Cream’. The items offered are known for their low fat or fat-free, therefore relieving customers from any worries about putting on extra weight after indulging their sweet tooth. Most products in Iceason are marked with calorific information, making it easy for customers to narrow down their choice as per their personal taste and health requirements.
Boasting of the use of natural formulae as well as fresh and high quality ingredients from Italy and New Zealand dairy products, most of the ice cream flavors are a combination of two kinds of fruits. The ice cream cones used at the shops are all freshly baked and with a crisp texture. The taste of warm and crisp ice cream cone contrasted with cold smooth ice cream produces a sensation that will surely impress every customer. The stores also offer the option of testing out flavors, allowing for new patrons to figure out what would suit their palate best.
Address: Impression City, No. 588 Gudun Road (古墩路588号古墩印象城)
Sasseur Life Plaza Branch
Address: B1 Ground, Sasseur Life Plaza, No. 8 East Jiefang Road (解放东路8号钱江新城砂之船国际生活广场B1楼)
Jiebai New Century Shopping Mall
Address: B1 floor of Jiebai New Century Shopping Mall, No. 179, Yan’an Road (延安路179号解百新元华B1楼)
Hangzhou Tower Branch
Address: 2nd floor, Building C, Hangzhou Tower Shopping City, No. 258 North Huancheng Road (环城北路258号杭州大厦购物中心C座2楼)
Cold Stone Creamery
Cold Stone Creamery is an American-based ice cream shop chain and has already established 1720 franchises in 17 countries across the globe since its beginnings in 1988 in Arizona. The ice cream giant endeavors to bring fun to its customers through its wide variety of ice cream products and jovial employees breaking out in songs and dances to create a cheerful dining ambience.
At Cold Stone Creamery, the option of customizing an ice cream order is available first by choosing the favored ice cream flavor which serves as a base for the mix-ins of the customer’s choice that are folded into the ice cream base right in front of the customer. In addition, they also have a selection of ice-cream cakes for purchase.
Qiandao Lake in summer has many to offer and to enjoy the coolness of water in the lake and mountain streams are must-have. We did a thorough research ahead of time and hereby have collected a complete water fun guide of Qiandao Lake for you! Read on to learn more...
In order to improve the high-speed railway connection system and promote the construction of scenic areas in the whole region, Qiandao Lake opened its direct tourist buses to rural scenic areas on July 1. That is to say, people who are at the Qiandao Lake High-Speed Railway Station can take these buses directly to such rural scenic areas as the Xiajiang Village Scenic Area, the Shilin Scenic Area and the Jiangjia Scenic Area. These three routes pass through Fengshuling Town, Lishang Township, Shilin Town, Jieshou Village and Jiangjia Town. It will be more convenient for tourists to reach these scenic areas.