Suzhou 苏州

上有天堂 下有苏杭 There is paradise in heaven, on Earth [Suzhou and Hangzhou]
This is from Song Dynasty 宋·范成大《吴郡志》:“谚曰: ‘天上天堂,地下苏杭'”

We like to compare Suzhou and Hangzhou as paradise on earth. The Suzhou’s dialect is softer and the girls are just prettier.

Suzhou old channel

However, Suzhou is man-made while Wuxi is all nature.

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