無錫蠡園 - Li Garden in Wuxi, China

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    In the Qingqi Village in Wuxi City, is located the Li Garden which is one of the major scenic spots in China. It lies by Li Lake and covers an area of 8.2 hectares (approx. 98,071 square yards). It is said that Fan Li who was a prime minister of the Yue State in Spring and Autumn Period (770 BC - 476 BC) was very meritorious in helping the king to conquer another state. However, he has decided to live in privacy with Xi Shi (one of the Four Beauties in ancient China) after the big success was achieved. They lived in this area and boated in Li Lake. In order to commemorate Fan Li, the lake was named after his name. However, the garden was named after the lake.
    @Wuxi, China
    Li Garden in Wuxi, China

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      Beautiful Bridge and a lovely scene

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      Great angle. Nice reflection and lots of depth.

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      Absolutely amazing!

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      Stunning reflections and composition!

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