There are many reasons why Zhejiang is one of the most popular travel destinations in China. It is the birthplace of many prehistoric cultures: Hemudu, Majiabang and Liangzhu; of historical importance with several states and kingdoms having ruled this land; the “Land of Fish and Rice”, “Home of Silk” and “Capital of Tea” because of its favorable climate and fertile land; and home to many historical relics and picturesque landscape.