Hanling Old Street. /韓嶺老街。[Photo by Tang Yan]唐嚴攝
By Gou Wen
One of its kind and located on the south bank of Dongqian Lake, the Hanling Village is a well-preserved ancient water village in eastern Zhejiang. Hanling has a long history of being an important transportation hub and land-sea transfer center that connects Ningbo city and Xiangshan port.
In the village, you can find the Hanling Old Street which leads up to the Lake and is surrounded by mountains, allowing tourists to fully enjoy the beauty of mountains and lakes.
Now, Hanling is turn into an art block with unique attractions, such as various exhibitions and on-site performances. The most recently opened exhibition is titled "Jiasheng", meaning born at home, and the performance also themed "home". Moreover, the Hanling Art Museum under construction will be the "culture port" of Ningbo in future.