After more than 900 years of vicissitudes in Zhouzhuang, Zhouzhuang still preserves the original architectural style of the water town. Over 60% of the houses in the town are still in the Ming and Qing dynasties. There are nearly 100 classical dwelling houses and more than 60 brick gatehouses.
The ancient town surrounded by water, the river formed a "well" shape, there are streets of the river there are bridges, bridges across the bridge connected, of which the most famous is undoubtedly Chen Yi-fei's protagonist in the "double bridge."
If you choose to stay overnight in the village, then we must not miss the Zhouzhuang dusk and early morning. A fresh, outdoor bird-cry woke up a new day, pushed the window and looked foggy. This quaint town has not yet woken up.
Early morning people can be heard a little busy sound, accompanied by the picture of bridges, is really a dreamlike ink Jiangnan.
What to visit?
Shen million three former residence
The former residence is a replica of the Ming Dynasty building, displaying various legends of merging Shen Meisan, the bumpy history of business, the legendary experiences of his life, and scenes in which Shen lives.
Shen million three descendants of the construction of the house, the entire hall is a typical "lobby of the auditorium," the architectural pattern, between the front and back houses are connected by the pavement and aisle Pavilion, forming a huge Zou Ma Lou.
Fu said full temple
Experienced the expansion of generations, the Vatican Palace overlap, strong incense, to become well-known temple, that is full of Fu Temple, in 1995 rebuilt as water by King Temple garden.
Zhouzhuang ancient stage construction area of 2,500 square meters, is the ancient stage and Zhaoma Lou-style floor, the exhibition hall as the mainstay of the ancient buildings.
What to eat?
Socks crisp bottom
Zhouzhuang socks at the end of crisp workmanship is very particular about a small piece of cake, as thin as onion skin, biting fresh crisp, eat sweet in the mouth with salty.
This fish only Zhouzhuang only, the fish grew up eating meat, so fresh meat, eat a fish, gills can cook soup, meat can be braised to eat.
Lunar New Year in February every year, Zhouzhuang people have steaming support cake, this cake with glutinous rice, rice, brown sugar and nuts, pine nuts, dates mixed, steamed in the cage, soft and delicious.
Thousands of hoofs
After a day and a night of simmering or stewing steamed, cooked whole three million feet steaming, skin color paste red, full shape, overflowing.
where to live?
Zhouzhuang Huafangtang beautiful human inn · Jixiang homes
Formerly known as the Zhouzhuang large famous house - Dai house, located in the city of Zhenfeng Bridge West Street, was built in the early Republic of China, Zhejiang businessmen Dai three brothers built by site selection.
Today's Dai Zhai style still, with her constant feelings of the Jiangnan, turned into the immediate Aromatherapy, fragrant elegant, leisure and warm.
Zhouzhuang Su Nostalgia Hotel
Located in the ancient town of Zhouzhuang, Nostalgia Nostalgia Hotel is adjacent to Tongxiu Bridge over 200 years old and 20 meters away is the oldest cultural street in Guzhen Town and the marina at the bottom of the river.
This is an exquisite courtyard-style bed and breakfast built with recycled materials such as recycled old floors and outdated mosaics. Two courtyards in the space free to place some of the old things, with a strong imprint of the times: Shuangfeng brand old-fashioned pedal music, the earth brand clock, GE first generation fans, etc., each can feel the owner Intentions.