Changzhou is located in the south of the Yangtze River, Taihu Lake, the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal crossing over here. Tianning Temple is known as “the world’s first temple” which is one of the world’s four major Buddhist relics; Nanshan Bamboo (walking through the bamboo listening to the wind passing from the ear )
Where to visit: China Dinosaur Park, play Valley, Nanshan Bamboo, Jinshan temple, Yancheng Wildlife World…
What to eat: Fish head soup, crab dumplings, chestnut cakes, shrimp cakes, vegetarian bean cake.
How to get there: Like Hangzhou, you can also easily find some fast trains to Changzhou from Shanghai. It takes around one hour.