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BJ-HZ Grand Canal

Episode 2: Jiaxing, Zhejiang province

Updated: 2013-10-30
By (chinadaily.com.cn)

As China’s only south-to-north river, the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal has become a legend of both glory and scars in China’s history. Discovering the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal is an 18-episode documentary about a historical and cultural journey. The crew spent one and a half years to explore the 18 cities along the Grand Canal and the whole journey was 1,794-kilometer long. Each episode focusing on one city, the documentary makes a panoramic and deep interpretation about culture, history, scenic spots and customs of these cities.

Jiaxing is located in Hangzhou Bay with the East Sea in the east ,Qiantang River in the south, Tianmu Lake in the west and Taihu Lake in the north. The Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal goes through Jiaxing city and brings prosperity to it.

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