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Emperor Gaozong of Song 2017-05-08
Emperor Gaozong of Song, whose personal name is Zhao Gou, is the tenth emperor of the Song Dynasty and the founder of the Southern Song Dynasty. He used to be a regional lord and fled south to Lin’an, the present Hangzhou city after the two emperors of the Song Dynasty were captured by invaders and reestablished what is now known as the Southern Song Dynasty. Emperor Gaozong of Song is excellent in poem composing and calligraphy and had significant influence on other Chinese poets. He died at the age of 81 and was one of the few longevous emperors in Chinese history.

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More Dragon Boat Festival Activities in Hangzhou2017-05-25
This year, the traditional Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Duanwu Festival, falls on May 30 and even though it is still a few days away, the fragrance of rice dumplings has already started to spread about Hangzhou. Along with a variety of festive food, scenic areas are also itching to impress all with a series of fun activities, which of course are themed on the traditional Dragon Boat Festival. So, get ready, set, and go and immerse yourself in a world of cultural fun.
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The Marvel of Hangzhou’s Museums…2017-05-25
Hangzhou is recognized for its many museums which showcase, from all aspects, the history and culture of Hangzhou and China. The most popular ones amongst tourists and citizens, alike, include Zhejiang Provincial Museum, Zhejiang Museum of Natural History and China National Tea Museum. Besides these mainstream museums, Hangzhou also offers some small-scale venues themed around silhouettes, paper money and coins, and folk arts. To find out more, just read on …
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