Mitchell Blatt from America made a speech at the opening ceremony. (Photo by Wang Yali / jschina.com.cn)
"It is a very great honor for me to stand here and make a speech on the stage. I am very happy to visit Yangzhong and I love Jiangsu and Jiangsu's people. " said Mitchell Blatt, working as a magazine editor in Nanjing.
On the morning of April 17, 2014, around 20 foreigners living in Nanjing took part in the opening ceremony at Yangzhong garden expo park of Zhenjiang city, Jiangsu province.
“Foreigner’s view of Jiangsu” is an activity to promote Jiangsu’s rich culture, natural beauty and socioeconomic development among foreigners studying, working, living or traveling in the province.
Various activities were held after the opening ceremony, including releasing fish, looking around Yangzhong garden expo park, visiting the Chinese Textile and Clothing Museum, seeing the most beautiful village in Jiangsu-Xinzhi Village, and visiting the Chinese Folk Musical Instrument Exhibition Hall.
After the opening ceremony, the one-day trip started.
- Foreigner’s View of Jiangsu: releasing fish into the Yangtze River
- Foreigner’s View of Jiangsu: Chinese Textile and Clothing Museum
- Exclusive: Fun at the most beautiful village in Jiangsu-Xinzhi Village
- Foreigner’s View of Jiangsu: the Chinese Folk Musical Instrument Exhibition Hall