Chinese Academy of Art Gallery
On the eastern shore of West Lake, housed in the Chinese Academy of Art ( 中国美术学院; Zhōngguó Měishùxuéyuàn) is this excellent art gallery.
West Lake Cruise Boats
Wooden cruise boats shuttle every 20 minutes from a number of points around West Lake (including Gushan Island, Yue Fei Temple, Red Carp...
No 1 Park
Cruise boats across West Lake depart from here to Xiǎoyíng Island.
A good, cheaper alternative to Shuguang Lu, this low-lit funky little bar has been pulling in the beer-necking, dice-shaking locals for...
On Yan’an Lu in between Xihu Dadao and Kaiyuan Lu.
232 Nanshan Lu; 南山路232号 · interesting places nearby
Lǎomǎjiā Miànguǎn information
Simple and popular Muslim restaurant stuffed into an old shíkùmén tenement building with a handful of tables and spot-on niúròu lāmiàn (牛肉拉面; beef noodles) and scrummy beef-filled ròujiāmó (肉夹馍; meat in a bun, with onion if you want). No English menu.