Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

There is a feeling, need eyes to see; There is a landscape, need a camera to record; However, there is a kind of travel photography, even if it is mobile phone photography, can also perfectly present the cultural relics and feelings in the landscape. As cell phone photography becomes more common, what we seek about a truly light travel comes along.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Wuhan, for me, is a strange city, from the early period of the museum, food market, market, civilization heritage to the later landscape culture, such as the east lake, east lake scenery village, moshan cherry garden, etc., this historical city with the heroic river and lake atmosphere, is gradually showing its real face to me as a foreign tourist.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Jianghan road pedestrian street, is once a lot of wuhan friends recommended to me a place, this is a more than hubu lane jiangcheng flavor, there are many authentic wuhan snacks are hidden in the streets, or a corner of the mall. This is quite a test of one’s endurance and insight.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

But what really made me explore jianghan road was its antiquity. This is a century-old commercial street, no matter on both sides of the street or in the deep lanes, there are many buildings of the last century, and it has the reputation of “wuhan museum of twentieth-century architecture”.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Together with wangfujing in Beijing, nanjing road in Shanghai, heping road in tianjin and central avenue in Harbin, it is known as the “five golden flowers” of Chinese metropolises.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

The 1600-meter long pedestrian street is one of the busiest commercial pedestrian streets in wuhan. In order to arrange a light trip for myself, I didn’t bring any cameras, including all the lenses, on this trip to wuhan. I only had huawei nova5 in my hand.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Whether it is shooting the buildings through the years, or bustling people, from the sun to the lights, I can not imagine the mobile phone travel, also can achieve a surprise.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Walk from yanjiang avenue to pedestrian street, jianghan pass, nissin bank facing each other. As a modern landmark of wuhan, jianghan pass’s solemn and elegant classical style makes people shine. It is now the jianghan pass museum of wuhan people, with all kinds of collections, such as documents, metal, porcelain, wood, paper products and so on.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

From a glance jianghan pass, jianghan road pedestrian street bustling and bustling. Even on a hot summer’s day in July, locals are no less enthusiastic about shopping, especially on weekends.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

The street is full of Romanesque buildings that are pleasing to the eye, and the huawei nova5 wide-angle model gives an unobstructed view of the landscape, presenting the demure atmosphere of ancient Rome.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Many ancient buildings are mainly Banks, such as the bank of Taiwan, the bank of Shanghai, the bank of daqing, looking at them through their mobile phones, the buildings built by these blocks of stone are so exquisite, simple, not only delicate decorative, linear is also beautiful, can not but admire the architect’s ability.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Further inside, a central department store building on the pedestrian street of jianghan road caught my attention. Standing in zhongbai square, looking up at the sky of jianghan road, the building is decorated with columns, curved corners, open dome tower pavilion, breaking the flat of the Chinese building roof, appears strewn at random.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Especially when the sun is setting and the lights are turning on, the Chinese cities of the 21st century are enveloped in an atmosphere of western retro.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Whether the setting sun is slanting on the corner of the building, or the buildings under the afterglow are full of tenderness, whether it is a modern building with simple and smooth lines, or a western building full of romanticism, all the beauty is hard to hide before huawei nova5, which has 32 million super night portraits and 48 million AI four photos.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

As the night fell, the neon lights of the commercial street lit up the night. As they walked and took photos, they were suddenly caught in a stream of people. Absolutely did not expect, oneself unexpectedly bump into another world: jianghan road night market, it is next to jianghan road pedestrian street only, between trance, I think oneself cross to the temple street of Hong Kong.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Narrow and crowded alley, did not see full of street flavor of the gear is placed row after row, what I saw is “small commodity market.”

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

Although occasionally see snack fruit stall, but basically with have household adornment, bedding, dress shoe cap, elegant adorn article, still have small electric appliance, day miscellaneous goods, cultural things give first place to.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

The night market is interspersed between the old buildings and old buildings, looking up, the moon in July and a half is getting closer and closer to the round, although the city’s neon lights are shining, but under the bright moon, the flowing night market has a kind of old feelings.

Wuhan: the longest century-old pedestrian street in China, enjoying the beauty of architecture in the 20th century

When the building above the night market is dark and the night market is vivid under the moonlight, I have to agree with the super night view function of huawei nova5, a corner of the city is illuminated and the simplest life has been noisy.

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