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Read our latest guest feature article, You’re Invited to Hangzhou, China for the 2012 World Green Roof Congress,...

Read our latest guest feature article, You’re Invited to Hangzhou, China for the 2012 World Green Roof Congress,...

Hangzhou has enjoyed a history of over 2,200 years since the county administration was established in Qin Dynasty. It is one of the cradles of the Huaxia (China) Civilization. The Kuahuqiao Ruins show that there were human beings living in the Hangzhou area as early as 8,000 years ago. The Liangzhu Culture, over 5,000 years ago, was known as "the Dawn of Civilization." Hangzhou, one of the seven ancient capitals of China, was the capital of Wuyue State of the Five-Dynasties and also the capital of the Southern Song Dynasty. In the 13th century, the Italian traveler Marco Polo admired Hangzhou as "the Most Splendid and Luxurious City in the World." Hangzhou was called Qiantang in ancient time. In the ninth year of Kaihuang of Sui Dynasty (589, Hangzhou was founded to replace the original Qiantang County and the name of Hangzhou was recorded for the first time in history.

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