DirectRooms.com � Hangzhou Offers Visitors an Aauthentic Chinese New Year from 3 to 9 February 2011

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					DirectRooms.com – Hangzhou Offers Visitors an Aauthentic
Chinese New Year from 3 to 9 February 2011
 DirectRooms.com reveals that visitors to Hangzhou at the start of February will get a taste
 of a traditional Chinese New Year as the city entertains audiences with a host of public
 displays and festivities.
Online PR News – 20-January-2011 Chinese New Year or Folk New Year as it’s described in the
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city for 2011 is based around events that are specific only to Hangzhou and will feature traditional
aspects of what life in the area was like in its early years.

Visitors using a Hangzhou hotel over the celebrations from 3rd to 9th February should head to the
scenic waters of West Lake where a number of the performances will be taking place. People can
see traditional dances and drama displays portraying popular stories about famous legends. There
will also be the world renowned dragon and lion dances which are integral to the New Year
celebrations.

The gourmet food show that runs throughout the festival will be offering attendees the chance to
sample some of the finest local delicacies from Hangzhou. A favourite with many locals is pickled
cabbage which is specially prepared by pressing the cabbage leaves under foot for several hours in
a large vat containing sprinkled salt. Other dishes visitors should look out for are the Jaiohua young
chickens, Donpo pork, braised bamboo shoots and the extremely popular West Lake sour fish.

Lek Boonlert, marketing head at DirectRooms.com commented: “The New Year is one of the most
popular times in Hangzhou as many people want to go and see the beautiful scenery of the city.
Hotel rooms will be hard to find so people should book early to avoid disappointment.”

Media Information
Name      : Lek Boonlert
Email     : lek@directrooms.com
Url       : http://directrooms.com
PO Box : 9/90-91 Moo 3 Rasadanusorn Road, Rasada,
City      : Muang
State     : Phuket
Zip Code : 83000
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