April 4 marks this year's Qingming Festival, or Tomb Sweeping Day, in China. It's a day to honor deceased family members and visit them at their graves.
April 8, 2021
Hangzhou's Chun'an county was recently named the "home of Chinese poetry". The county was established over 1,800 years ago and its stunning landscapes have inspired many poets throughout the nation's history.
December 24, 2020
When you see their happy faces, you will know what it will be like for future villages.
September 3, 2020
The 4th Beijing Hangzhou Grand Canal International Poetry Conference is held from April 23 to July 23. Semenyuk Anastasia, a Russian poet living in Hangzhou acting as spokesman for the event, has come up with her Chinese poem named "The Sun and the Grand Canal".
May 18, 2020
Renowned poets from across the world gathered in Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang province on April 23 for the third Grand Canal International Poetry Festival.
April 24, 2019
A poem seminar on the Qiantang River, the mother river of East China's Zhejiang province, kicked off in Hangzhou on Sept 26.
September 28, 2018
Hangzhou has been governed by two mayors who were also lauded as poets: Bai Juyi and Su Dongpo.
August 16, 2018
The Xu Zhimo Memorial Museum in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou has reopened to the public after being relocated to Lane 600 in the city's Xiacheng district.
April 10, 2018