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  • Top Reasons to Go to Shanghai

    Skyline Views: Head to the top of theShanghai World Financial Center, known to locals as the"bottle opener," or the pagoda-inspired Jin Mao and... Read more

  • Tips to Unlocking the City

    The Huangpu River divides Shanghai into east and west sides. The metro area is huge, but the city center is a relatively small district in Puxi,... Read more

  • Best City Tours

    These day tours are a nice way to unwind post-flight, and can help you get your bearings on that stressful first afternoon. Huangpu River boat... Read more

  • Spa Treatments

    Around Shanghai are hundreds of blind massage parlors, inexpensive no-frills salons whose blind masseurs are closely attuned to the body's soft and... Read more

  • Golfing in Shanghai

    Some 20 golf clubs dot the countryside within two hours of downtown Shanghai. Some run buses, so call to inquire; some are on metro lines, and... Read more

  • Top Shopping Stops

    Duolun Lu is a pedestrian street in Shanghai's historic Hongkou. Not only is it lined with examples of old architecture and home to a contemporary... Read more

  • Local Brews in China

    Northern Chinese swear by their baijiu, a strong, usually sweet, clear liquor, but Shanghainese opt for milder poison. Most beloved is huangjiu, a brown... Read more

  • Nightlife Lowdown

    Offerings range from world-class swank to dark and dingy dens or from young Shanghainese kids screaming experimental punk to Filipino cover bands... Read more


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