Shuangtou Bridge, October 2017. I must have covered every inch of West Lake’s gorgeous parkland during my five days in Hangzhou. This beautiful little bridge, located in Changqiao Park near Tangyun Art Gallery, is probably my favorite West Lake spot.
Shuangtou Bridge, October 2017. It won’t take more than five minutes to work your way down the simple stone pathway, over the sloping arch and into Shuangto’s sole wooden gazebo.
Shuangtou Bridge, October 2017. The bridge boasts some truly wonderful lake views on one side, featuring the dramatic form of Leifeng Pagoda in the distance, while in the other direction you can snap the lush park, framed by Hangzhou’s grand hotels and cloud-piercing skyscrapers.