Loading...Author: Judy(Yishu) Jin
my hometown is Hangzhou, Hangzhou is located on the southeast coast of china, in the north of Zhejiang province. Hangzhou has a long history, and there have been human activities since the neolithic period. since ancient times, the scenery is beautiful, rich and livable, and the reputation of "paradise on earth" has been passed down for a long time.
West Lake, located in the west of Hangzhou city, Zhejiang province, is one of the first batch of national key scenic spots in mainland china and one of china's top ten scenic spots. it is well known both at home and abroad for its beautiful lakes and mountains and numerous scenic spots and historical sites. it is a famous tourist attraction in china and also known as the 'paradise on earth'
The West Lake is surrounded by mountains on three sides, with an area of about 6.39 square kilometres, a width of about 2.8 kilometers from east to west, a length of about 3.2 kilometers from north to south, and a circle of nearly 15 kilometres around the lake. the lake is separated by Gushan, Baidi, Sudi, and Yanggongdi. according to the area, there are five water surfaces: Waixi lake, Xili lake, Beili lake, Xiaonan lake, and Yue lake.