Shanghai Vacations

Once a bastion of Western influence in the 19th and 20th century Orient, Shanghai has remained on the cutting edge of Chinese politics, commerce, and culture. And, now, tourism. The Bund , Shanghai’s riverside walk (and textbook example of good urban planning) along old colonial Art Deco, Romanesque Revival, and …

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Things to see and do in Shanghai

Verlisia | Trip by SkyscannerThe Bund (外滩)
The Bund (外滩)
Liam Liu | Trip by SkyscannerYu Yuan Gardens (豫园)
Yu Yuan Gardens (豫园)
Verlisia | Trip by SkyscannerNanJing Road (南京路)
NanJing Road (南京路)
stephenhanafin | FlickrOriental Pearl TV Tower
Oriental Pearl TV Tower
秀丽 陈 | Trip by SkyscannerXintiandi (新天地)
Xintiandi (新天地)
Lydia | Trip by SkyscannerTianzifang
Liam Liu | Trip by SkyscannerFrench Concession (上海法租界)
French Concession (上海法租界)
Wesley Fryer | FlickrPeople's Square (人民广场)
People's Square (人民广场)
Jon L. | Trip by SkyscannerShanghai Museum
Shanghai Museum
Verlisia | Trip by SkyscannerShanghai World Financial Center (上海环球金融中心)
Shanghai World Financial Center (上海环球金融中心)

Reviews of Shanghai

Natalka K
Natalka K

Shanghai can offer something to everyone. Modern cosmopolitan city with lots of historical parts . International cuisine, vibrant art scene.. you name it!

Nursinah Ananda
Nursinah Ananda

Loved everything about Shanghai. Very nice scenery at night and The Bund is a must to see.

Anne Lowrey
Anne LowreySan Francisco, California, USA

Shanghai makes for a great introduction to mainland China. Although it can still be overwhelming, it's easier to get around more western Shanghai -- while still absorbing so much Chinese culture and history -- than in other parts of the country. Make sure you see the French Concession area, and enjoy some xiao long bao!

Anna Penner-Ray
Anna Penner-RayHelena, Montana, USA

I've been to Shanghai four times, for thee-day weekends when I lived in Beijing. I went there to visit Disneyland, and loved staying at a hotel called the Home Inn (Kangqiao Xiuyan Road Metro Station) 如家快捷酒店(上海康桥秀沿路地铁站店)(原秀沿路工业园区店) because it was affordable, close to the park, and lets foreigners stay there.

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