Suzhou is also a paradise for gourmets, with its long history and thousands of years of culinary experience and culture. The characteristics of Suzhou cuisine lie in its delicate preparations, emphasis on ingredients quality and its uniqueness in their dishes look and taste. Suzhou food delicacies tend towards the sweet side while retaining the ingredients’ natural flavour.
Suzhou is not only a famous cultural city and a city of gardens, but also the silk capital of China. Kunqu and Pingtan also are the classical performing arts. There's also mention of the special local product:Bluish Green Spring and Yangcheng Lake Hairy Crab.
This article introduces you some information about the shopping, recreation, museums and some other good places for sightseeing. All of these should be useful when you traveling around Suzhou.
Here's a feature on Suzhou's Attractions, such as Tiger Hill, Scenic Zone, Historical Neighborhood, Temples and Ancient Towns like Zhouzhuang, Tongli, Luzhi and so on.
Suzhou is an ancient city with 2500 years’ history, located in the center of Yangtze Delta very near Shanghai.An article which will introduce you the background of Suzhou as well as useful travel information about the classical gardens of Suzhou.