With more than 1000 years of history, Xitang Water Town is one of the six ancient towns south of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, is in Jiashan County, Zhejiang Province. Covering a total area of only 83 square kilometers with a population of about 60,000, Xitang is one of small typical water towns in China.
Walking on the street in Xitang Water Town, you can view its cobbled streets, old buildings, arching bridges and rowing boats. All these picturesque, like a graceful poem and a fair-sounding song, will surely captivate any visitor home and abroad.
Chinese language and travel go hand in hand. Show Chinese friends your cosmopolitan view of life with this useful Chinese 成语 (chéng yǔ)!
你是什么样的人 (nǐ shì shén me yàng de rén) - What kind of person are you? 我是个四海为家的人 (wǒ shì ge sì hǎi wéi jiā de rén) - I’m cosmopolitan! Wherever I go, I’m home. (literally: I am a “4 seas are home” person)
Fun fact: This is also the name of the well-known cocktail! 我要一杯四海为家 (wǒ yào yì bēi sì hǎi wéi jiā) - I want a Cosmopolitan!
Are you a 四海为家的人 (sì hǎi wéi jiā de rén)? Where do you want to go in China?