Wuxi, an ancient cultural city, is located in southern Jiangsu on the central part of the Yangtze River Delta, west of Suzhou and 80 miles from Shanghai. It is a major industrial center and is known as the fertile “Land of Fish and Rice.” The city has a history of 3,000 years.
Wuxi is located along the side of Lake Taihu. The ancient Grand Canal runs through the city. It is a popular destination for holidaymakers due to its beautiful landscape, numerous places of interest, rich natural resources, and interesting customs.
Taihu Lake, covering an area of 772 square miles in Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces, is one of the three largest fresh water lakes in China. People can enjoy the beautiful scenery of the lake on luxurious pleasure boats.
Liyuan Park is a famous park in southern China and is located next to Turtlehead Islet.
A famous classical garden of southern China, Jichangyuan Garden is located at the eastern foot of Huishan Mountain and is the best example of incorporating surrounding landscape into a man-made garden.
Huishan Clay Figurines
Clay figurines from Huishan are painted sculptures in an exaggerated, romantic style. They are extremely lifelike.
Ancient Grand Canal
The Ancient Grand Canal is a wonder of the ancient Chinese civilization.
Turtlehead Islet, Taihu Lake Film City and The Giant Buddha on Mt. Lingshan
Following is a list of all the cities:
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