The following travel photographs were taken in China in 2006. They are of
West Lake in Hangzhou, Chinese Buddhist temples, and the Grand Canal at Suzhou.
Beautiful West Lake of Hangzhou, China.
Trendy Chinese youth with blue hair going
for a walk by West Lake in Hangzhou, China.
Chinese couple frolicking by West Lake.
Boat tours of West Lake, China.
Temple pagoda in Hangzhou, China.
West Lake - known as Xi Hu in Chinese - lays in Zhejiang Province with the city of Hangzhou stretching all around it. There are parks
on its east side and the city on the west. There are plenty of temples that hug the banks of West Lake as well as hiking trails and bamboo forests.
Girl eating skewered camel meat at the odd
foods market in Hangzhou, China. At this section of the market you can eat baby
chickens, an entire collection of insects, snakes, and pretty much anything else
Steps in the mountains around Hangzhou,
Bridge over the Grand Canal in China.
Another photo of a bridge over the Grand Canal in Suzhou, China
Back hoe on a barge digging up the soil at
the bottom of the Grand Canal for artifacts to sell to tourist in Suzhou, China.