|Spring scenery of the Slender West Lake in Yangzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, April 6, 2014. The day was the second day of the three-day break for Qingming Festival. Tens of thousands of people came to Yangzhou to spend their holiday. (People's Daily Online/Du Mingming)|
Situated in the northwest suburb of Yangzhou City in east China's Jiangsu Province, the Slender West Lake is a man-made lake where beautiful views and historic points coexist.
The lake is 4.3 kilometers in length with an area of over 30 hectares. Main scenic spots include Spring Willows along the Long Causeway, Xuyuan Garden, Xiaojin Hill, Chuitai Terrace, Five-Pavilion Bridge, and White Pagoda.