Visiting Suzhou

The ancient city of Suzhou lies a short 20 minute bullet train trip north of Shanghai. The city is over 2500 years old and its series of canals, stone bridges, pagodas and meticulously designed gardens have contributed to its status as one of the top tourist attractions in China. It has become one of the fastest growing major cities in the world. Garth made a pilgrimage to visit several of the world heritage traditional gardens in Suzhou including The Lingering Garden, The Master of Nets and the Garden of the Humble Administrator.