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Shangfang Hill Flower Festival

Mar 9, 2017

Time: March 1 – May 7 Venue: Suzhou Shangfang Hill National Forest Park Hosts: Suzhou Botanical Garden Shangfang Hill National Forest Park This year's festival ...


Performances

Mar 9, 2017

Time: 10am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays until May 1. Each show lasts 20 minutes. Venue: Outdoor stage on the lawn near the ...


Interactive Robot 'Hua Bao'

Mar 9, 2017

Time: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays until May 1 Venue: Near the entrance Content: "Hua Bao" the robot will interact with visitors. Besides greeting them, the ...


Other activities

Mar 9, 2017

Time: March 1- May 7 Venue: Along the main boulevard and the Leisure Island 1. An exhibition of dried flowers, flower tea and flower vases 2. Food stands run by Lu ...


Flower Forecast

Mar 9, 2017

The flowering period of different plant species is forecasted through a bulletin board at the park entrance for the convenience of visitors. March is the season to see ...


A biennale with Suzhou characteristics

Oct 17, 2016|By Wang Jie

SUZHOU conjures up images of classic gardens and silk but much less with contemporary art. So when "Suzhou Documents" was announced in August, many related it to a ...


The Terrace – best Italian in Suzhou?

Oct 14, 2016

As a British expat there are a few things that I cannot live without; the Premier League for football, a decent curry and a good source of pasta. Now we have Ann's ...


The rise of the Urban Green spaces in Suzhou

Sep 8, 2016

I have lots of plants in my office. Not because I am good at looking after plants, quite the opposite, but because I will buy plants from street sellers or at the side ...


How to re-watch programmes/sports on your normal Suzhou TV box

Aug 10, 2016

How to never miss your favourite shows again! Have you ever wondered how people take clips from TV shows? How they put up clips of amazing goals on WeChat? How would ...


Escaping the crowds to find relaxation at Jinji Lake

Jul 21, 2016|By Kelly Pringle

SUZHOU has become famous for its old town and waterways which are quintessential China, making them a foreigner's dream. There are places to buy souvenirs, take pictures ...


Perfect island retreat for weary tourists

Jul 21, 2016|By Yao Minji

XISHAN Island in Taihu Lake is typical of the intricate and romantic traditional Chinese landscape so favored by painters. Mountain peaks rise above low mists, high ...


The WorldHotel – great swimming and Buffet

Jul 11, 2016

As a resident of the Dushu Lake education town it is hard to get motivated to drive to SIP for a swim but with the summer upon us and the 8year old deciding that this is ...


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May 24, 2017, 1:31amAdmin added Peter Gentenaar’s Solo Exhibition to Events | Exhibition.

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