Hangzhou

Hangzhou Travel Guide

Articles about Hangzhou

By Stephen Drucker
Relax is not a word you hear often in China. The Chinese are in an awfully big hurry to get to the future, and they’re not wasting any time. When the subject turns to Hangzhou, however, the Chinese discover words you’d begun to think might not e...
By Jennifer Chen
See More Global Hot Spots Lay of the Land Former French Concession: The plane-tree-lined streets and gracious villas of the well-preserved neighborhood make it the city’s most coveted address. The Bund: Thanks to a recent $33 million restoratio...
By Travel + Leisure Staff
By Kathryn O'Shea-Evans

Choose your romantic getaway for two, from an intimate, affordable nook up in the trees to a wilderness camp at the very end of the earth.

By Lindsey Olander

Choose your romantic getaway for two, from an intimate, affordable nook up in the trees to a wilderness camp at the very end of the earth.

Hotels in Hangzhou

In December 2009, Banyan Tree opened 72 waterfront suites and villas in the 2,800-acre Xixi National Wetland Park.

Restaurants in Hangzhou

Sample local specialties include stuffed-beggar’s chicken and fatty dongpo pork at the great Louwailou restaurant.

Things to do in Hangzhou

West Lake is the major draw here, with its elegant causeways, pavilions, gardens, and arched bridges.