Du Jinsheng (1898- 1943) is a well-known patriotic and successful businessman. In 1922, he founded the Du Jinsheng Silk Weaving Factory, the best one for producing silk brocade in China. His old home is a typical Chinese villa built in the mid 1930's.
Praised as “the kidneys of the Earth”, wetlands are both valuable natural resources and important ecosystems. Recently, the second list of Wetlands of Provincial Importance was announced and in total there are 48 among which three are in Hangzhou.
Spring is here and so is the 2017 “Intoxicating Springtime” – Hangzhou Outdoor Leisure Season which, in the following three months, will provide the city with over 50 springtime outdoor experiences and tour itineraries. With six themes to choose from such as child-parent, flower viewing, games and sports, spring couldn’t be livelier.