Located only one hour away from Shanghai, Suzhou is another charming city. Its world famous public gardens are the highlight of Suzhou city. As one of the World Heritage Site, the gardens of Suzhou "represent the development of Chinese landscape garden design”, and they are the "most refined form" of garden art.
Suzhou is rich in culture. Its local opera represents the quintessential Chinese opera. The city is situated on the lower reaches of the Yangtze River and the shores of Lake Tai. Suzhou is famous for its seafood and its laidback lifestyle.
With the average temperature of 24 degrees, Suzhou is another city which is known as “Heaven on earth”.