MiYiSuo 218: Wucun village, Zhejiang, China
朱文一 / ZHU Wenyi
Do you want to see
what a traditional village in Jiangnan, China
It is said that you can experience it
in the village of Wucun, Zhejiang.
not only the farm houses
built in the 1960s and 1970s are preserved,
but more importantly,
various crops such as
corn and gourds planted around the buildings
there are more fashionable elements of contemporary life,
such as the sculpture
Large Floating Fish at the entrance of the village.
three natural villages in Hongqiao village
on the outskirts of Wuzhen village
were combined with renovation,
reconstruction and re-planning,
and merged into today's Wuchen village.
After being planned by a professional team,
Wucun has been successfully transformed
into a high-quality leisure resort,
a rural sample of Jiangnan Region "idyllic family"
that reflects the original ecology and skillfully connects tradition
with modernity and the future.
this village beside the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal has become
an Internet Famous Place.
Wuzhen Village is located 500m north of Xizha Recreation Area in Wuzhen, Zhejiang, China.