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What happens when a modern, stylish Wenzhou collides with a 1,000-year-old history?

ezhejiang.gov.cn|Updated: July 12, 2023

Watch the video to learn more about the cultural trip of Wang Mengni and Alisher in Lucheng district, Wenzhou. [Video/Wenzhou Overseas Media Center]

In today's rapidly changing world, it can be fascinating to explore the intersection of the modern and the ancient. Wenzhou in East China's Zhejiang province is one such place where the clash between modernity and tradition creates a captivating blend of past and present.

With its rich history as a bustling port city, Wenzhou offers a unique opportunity for people today to immerse themselves in the daily life of the Song Dynasty (960-1279).

In this episode, our host, Wang Mengni from Lucheng Media Center teams up with Alisher, an overseas student at Wenzhou University. Together, they will take us on a journey to explore the ancient port, appreciate historical artifacts, visit the Jiushan Book Club, and experience life as a Song Dynasty trendsetter.

Whether you are a modern-day trendsetter or a history enthusiast, Wenzhou is sure to offer a captivating experience that bridges the gap between the present and the distant past, reminding us of the enduring legacy of those who came before us.

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