The city is very green. At its center is Yushan Hill, where visitors can find ancient temples, tea houses and an old stone wall dubbed, “the mini Great Wall of China.” Many beautiful lakes surround Changshu, most notably Lake Shang Hu. Visitors and residents of Changshu spend time relaxing, sailing or walking through some of the beautiful gardens situated nearby.
Changshu is also a bustling textile hub. This creates great opportunities for the savvy clothes shopper. It also has a nice mix of Western conveniences such as shopping outlets, bars and restaurants as well as the traditional Chinese eateries and outlets.