If you’ve read my article on Hangzhou, you understand why my second escape from skyscrapers Shanghainese, I decided to go to Suzhou!
In fact it was a trip organized by Shanghai Jiao Tong, my university, and reserved exclusively for foreigners learning Chinese language trip so …. trip during which we understand anything that includes the guide, Chinese of course, tell me.
But hey, if we have not always grasped the subtle historical information about the places we visited, at least we were able to appreciate the aesthetics and atmosphere.
So on November 10th, we left 2 days, 苏州 destination Suzhou (“Soutcho”) and Wuxi 无锡 (“Wouci”), another town near Suzhou, all not far from Lake Tai Hu 太湖 (“Tay Rou “), in the province of Jiangsu 江苏 (” Tsiangsou “).