Jan 28, 2015 à 12:41 PM
Shanghai is one of the unparalleled cities in not only in China, but also in the whole wide world. This is where sky-kissing business corporate towers bespeak the toil done in 1920s and 1930. It is a place of its own and extraordinary destination where other Chinese cities aspire to reach. Tourists from all corners of globe make way for Shanghai. The most popular dilemma among most of them is where to start. Some prefer to begin with charismatic Bund, a notable waterfront with fascinating colonial buildings while others embark the scintillating ranks of mega-structures that make for the Pudong skyline. Much more than business city, Shanghai is the finest epitome of modernism. It has countless options to cater with all kinds of travelers. There are classy shopping districts like Nanjing Lu and more. Nanjing Lu is renowned as one of the busiest shopping streets in the world. It is three mile strip replete with shiny malls, infinite department stores, lavish hotels and uber-cool restaurants. This place has emerged as one of the popular stamping grounds for the likes of shoppers.
Dec 23, 2014 à 10:05 PM
Shanghai is a masterpiece of China. Besides being one of the most populous cities in the county, it has emerged as glamorous playground of latter-day’s innovation and invention. Some believe that Shanghai is both liveable and loveable. Sitting on estuary of the famed Yangtze River, it has made its mark as the most influential metropolis in terms of economy, business, international trade, culture, science and technology. It is visited by tourists from all continents of the world. A good number of Asians, American and even Britons make way for Shanghai for basking its umpteen delights. Many of them cherish the outdoor activities at famous tourist attractions like Jinjiang Amusement Park, Shanghai City Beach, Shanghai Propaganda Poster and more. Shanghai has pushed the envelope when it comes to innovation. Experience this at extremely intriguing great art galleries and entertainment destination that are literally a class apart. Key shopping destinations such as Nanjing Lu are nothing but a highly-coveted Mecca where satiety is sold across enormous malls, endless stores, spectacular boutiques and infinite outlets around this three mile strip. Shopping is an obsession among people here and you can really feel in the air of Nanjing Lu.
Dec 14, 2014 à 09:22 AM
The largest metropolis of China, Shanghai entices tourists from all walks of life and all corners of the globe. It has that extraordinary charm that captivates true blue shoppers, party-lovers, epicureans and even business travellers. Shoppers fall in love with unbelievable offerings of Nanjing Lu, a three mile strip brimming with gleaming malls, traditional stores in addition to panoply of boutiques selling with silk & porcelain. The place has irresistible aura at glorious places like French Concession sitting right in the middle of verdant streets with lavish boutiques, antique shops and well-designed cafes, some of them resemble the notable coffeehouses of Paris. Then, party lovers can shake a leg at uber-cool lounges where some of the best DJ’s s in the world do a jam session or take delight in live music concerts or wallow in a breathtaking Opera at Kun Opera House. Food lovers, on the other hand, can make a way for extraordinary Old City, a fascinating place replete with never-ending street food vendors, antique markets and much more. Make a beeline for Pudong, feast eyes on scintillating skyline and revel in its captivating aura.
Dec 22, 2014 à 01:53 PM
“Shanghai”, even a name of this city is promising enough for travellers from all walks of life. It proudly boasts the second-tallest tower in the world and countless other extraordinary creations that literally force your eyebrows to leap in wonder and awe. But the grandeur of this city is not restricted to razzmatazz and shimmers of modernism. Beyond the veneer of the modernism of Pǔdōng lies the fascinating treasure chest of architectural styles and some of the finest examples of art deco buildings in addition to Jesuit cathedrals, Jewish synagogues and Buddhist temples. The city’s great architectural heritage is something that you really have to see to believe. Then there is the popular cosmopolitan excess that seeps out of Pudong’s cloud-piercing skyscrapers, opulent places like Nanjing Lu, glamorous malls, classy art galleries, utterly lavish hotels and much more. At the same time, there are green places like French Concession where you can revel in exquisite avenues and admire the beauty of koi-filled ponds in tranquil Yu Yuan Garden. Every corner of the city has diverse charms to cater to shoppers, epicureans and all kinds of travellers.
Dec 03, 2014 à 08:14 PM
They call it heaven for the rich, hell for the poor; it is perhaps true for a megalomania called Shanghai. The prosperous city of China is one of the most fascinating cities for all kinds of tourists. It caught the fancy of the world when the city hosted the 2010 World Expo and recorded the greatest number of visitors in the history. It took the world by storm by its mesmerizing skyline and an awe-inspiring aura that literally strikes the chord in blasé travellers. Like the two sides of coin, Shanghai has two unique facets. It really introduces you to the flair of the East & a unique glory of the West. The historic “shikumen” features the blend of the styles of Chinese houses with European designs and also boasts the wonderful collections of Art Deco buildings in the world. A cosmopolitan feeling addition to the classic Parisian style, Tudor style buildings and shimmering skyscrapers resembling the distinctive skyline of New York or Chicago, Shanghai is a great place that overwhelms and leaves you satiated with a dose of sheer modernism.
Feb 12, 2015 à 01:21 PM
Shanghai is mega-city that offers ultimate of hedonism; finest of modernity and the best of touristy experience. It caters to all kinds of travelers, ranging from shoppers, food lovers, business travelers to spiritual lovers. People in Shanghai are high on retail therapy and they have made all arrangements to deal with this obsession. Almost everyone in the city fall in head over heels in love with a Mecca called Nanjing Lu. This three mile strip has everything what shopaholics can ask for. There are shimmering malls replete with world’s most fantastic brands; traditional stores brimming with time-honored stuff and infinite vendors selling silk & porcelain. One of the key attractions includes the French Concession that exudes awe-inspiring air and feasts your eyes with lush streets dotted with luxury boutiques, antique shops and classy cafes. Party lovers, on the other hand, are assured of delightful time at gleaming places like Pudong. They can shake a leg at great lounges where best DJ’s s in the world play their best numbers or wallow in live music concerts or enjoy a breathtaking Opera at Kun Opera House.
Jan 18, 2015 à 05:16 PM
One of the largest & the most developed cities in Mainland China; Shanghai is one great city that illustrates the famous quote “past makes your future”. During the 1920s & 1930s, it was the largest cities in the Far East and suddenly suffered a terrible fate. After twenty years, the city again stood as shining armour and emerged as one of the most fascinating destinations in the world. Be it touristy gems or business opportunities, Shanghai is rich in all ways. Now, it has established a custom of captivating the world after certain intervals of time. In 2010 World Expo, the city maintained its custom when it took the world by storm by drawing the greatest number of visitors in event’s history. When it comes to tourism, the city shines on top of the list and attracts thousands of tourists from all corners of the world. The skyline of Pudong, Nanjing Lu , the notable waterfront of Bund, Shanghai Museum, River Rise and Jin Mao Tower are among the key tourist destination in Shanghai that bustle with tourists throughout the year.
Feb 01, 2015 à 04:34 PM
The most magnificent city of China, Shanghai rose to international prominence in the early 20th century and remained world's most enchanting cities ever since. Glistening on the estuary of the famed Yangtze River, this city is something that every Chinese city aspires to be. Today it has emerged as one of the most influential metropolis in terms of economy, business, international trade, culture, science and technology. A visit to Shanghai will introduce you to the Asia’s modernistic facet. You can take delight in countless outdoor activities such as Jinjiang Amusement Park, Shanghai City Beach, Shanghai Propaganda Poster and much more. The city is breathtakingly creative and innovative. You will experience this at great art galleries and ever-crazy entertainment options. Acrobatics shows and Chinese opera will leave you craving for more. Talk about shopping and you cannot help wonder about the fact that 47% of the Chinese shoppers contribute to the global luxury-good market. All the shopping malls, boutique, markets, designer outlets, vintage shops and even street vendors thrive to the core and the credit goes to Shanghai’s obsession for retail therapy and all those true-blue shoppers that throng to the city.
Feb 07, 2015 à 10:41 AM
Make a beeline for Shanghai for basking in Asia’s ultimate modernistic city. This glorious city has made it mark as one of the largest & the most developed cities in Mainland China. With a remarkable history of ups and downs, the city has now merged as one of the biggest metropolis with mega structures, glamorous malls, plush hotels in addition to countless options for entertainment and shopping opportunities. Tourists from all walks of life make way for Shanghai for wallowing in its unparalleled charms. True blue shoppers, party lovers, spiritual souls and even backpackers throng to Shanghai. They are offered by plethora of options at glorious places like Pudong that stands as a class apart and features the most amazing skylines in the world. Then there is a famous shopping district called Nanjing Lu that makes for a Mecca for indulging in the ultimate of retail therapy. It is a highly revered destination brimming with gigantic malls, endless stores, boutiques and much more. Food lovers, on the other hand can tour Old City and relish the delicious food served in great restaurants.
Dec 29, 2014 à 10:46 PM
Once a small fishing village and now the most fascinating masterpiece of modernism, Shanghai is one great destination that epitomizes the power of persistence & hard work. Nearly one-fourth of the world's construction cranes stand proudly in this city right near the glorious architectural remnants of the past. The city had the finest art, ultimate architecture, dance halls, shiny restaurants and brothels; it was the happy hunting ground for rich and the famous. During the '30s and '40s, this glorious city turned into pitiful state of raids and invasions. After the end of the war, there was three year civil war among Nationalists and Communists. The Communists won in 1949 and founded the People's Republic of China. The city’s industries suffered famine and drought, reform, and suppression from 1950 to 1980. In 1972, an historic meeting between Premier Zhou Enlai and U.S. President Richard Nixon changed everything. It was then the city was saw a sea change and emerged as the hub of the nation’s commercial renaissance and it again renewed as the land of hedonism and capitalism. It is a thriving tourist destination that catches the attention of travelers from all over the world.
Apr 14, 2015 à 01:48 PM
Feb 06, 2015 à 11:52 PM
As the largest city in China and an economic, commercial and financial center, Shanghai is vital to the country's future. No other city in the country is more vibrant and fascinating or has such a unique colonial past.Shanghai is the largest Chinese city by population and the largest city proper by population in the world. It is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of the People's Republic of China, with a population of more than 24 million as of 2013. It is a global financial center, and a transport hub with the world's busiest container port. Located in the Yangtze River Delta inEast China, Shanghai sits on the south edge of the mouth of the Yangtze in the middle portion of the Chinese coast. The British, French, Americans, Germans, and Russians moved in, setting up their distinct Western-style banks, trading houses, and mansions, leaving a permanent architectural legacy. The city flourished as a cosmopolitan and thriving commercial and financial center, Shanghai is China's most populous city and the largest city proper in the entire world. It's both a major financial center and a global city. The population of Shanghai is now estimated at 23.9 million in 2013, up from its 2012 population of 23,710,000. The city ranks first in China and the world in terms of population, and it has a population density of 3,700 people per square kilometer, or 9,700 people per square mile. Shanghai has been one of the fastest developing cities in the world for the last twenty years, with double-digit growth nearly every year since 1992, except during the global recession of 2008-2009. The number of resident population in Shanghai exceeded 24.15 million by the end of last year, which is 347,200 more than in 2012, official statistics show. The number of migrant residents increased by 297,700 compared with 2012, accounting for 85.7 percent of the total increased population, but the growth has slowed compared with previous years.The average life expectancy of the city's residents with a permanent residency permit reached 82.47, the statistics show. People of different minority nationalities are scattering all over Shanghai. Getting along well with people of Han nationality during the hundreds of years of developing process of Shanghai, they have made their lives better and better by the sweat of their brow, and with the help of these respectable people’s profound intelligence and wisdom, Shanghai has been made one of the most developed district of China, a merry land with rich history and culture and an oriental bright pearl standing erectly in eastern Asia.