Travel + Leisure
1st July 2021
China's Futuristic New 'Train Station in the Forest' Is Half Park, Half Railway Station
Jiaxing's new train station is set to be completed by July 1, 2021, though the project's sleek design and thinking reaches much further into the future. Borrowing elements of biophilic design, MAD Architects' vision aims to bring nature to the forefront, alongside some seriously sophisticated style.
Located in southeastern China and interconnected to Shanghai and Hangzhou, Jiaxing is a key city for several industries. Built in 1907, Jiaxing's original railway station was destroyed just 30 years