Shanghai Off The Beaten Path

  • Qibao Church
    Qibao Church
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    Bridges and canals
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    Looking from Tonren road down Anyi Road...
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    Shanghai Wu Xiang Dou

    by imstress Written Jan 4, 2005

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    Shanghai Wu Xiang Dou

    Wu Xiang Dou is a speciality of Shanghai. This shop is located just beside Starbucks.
    Another item to be purchase is Gui Hua Cake.

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    Starbucks at Cheng Huang Miao

    by imstress Written Jan 4, 2005

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    Starbucks at Cheng Huang Miao

    The famous gathering place is the Starbucks at Cheng Huang Miao. Everyday you will see loads of tourist both local or foreign will visit Cheng Huang Miao.

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    Old houses

    by pginer Written Dec 8, 2004

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    Very near Henan Lu you can see these old and poor houses. I was surprised! I was not expecting such houses ih the midle of the modern Shanghai.

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    Take a walk through the park!

    by Renee44 Written Feb 28, 2004

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    We chanced upon this park (Fuxing Park) near Sun Yat-sen's former residence and saw these local girls blowing bubbles.

    Couldnt' resist taking a photo of them.

    Related to:
    • Family Travel

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    Soong Ching Ling's Former Residence in Shanghai

    by Renee44 Written Feb 28, 2004

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    Soong Ching Ling moved into this house in 1948 after she donated the former residence she stayed with Sun Yat-sen to the state.

    It is located at 1843, Huai Hai Road.

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    I found Tai chi in kouho park

    by RoseAmano Written Nov 21, 2003
    at Kouho park in the morning

    I got up early in the morning. And I went to Band area. Shanghai people really like excercise, for example Tai chi, dance, and other excercises.
    I'd like to challenge it , too.

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    Putuoshuan again.Here is the...

    by bdelphin Written Sep 8, 2002

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    Putuoshuan again.
    Here is the sunset you will have...just above the military camp ;-)
    You can guess on the pictures there is a submarine...

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    There are lots of pig knuckles...

    by Audrey118 Written Aug 25, 2002

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    There are lots of pig knuckles for sale in Zhouzhang.
    These pig knuckles, decked out in orange sauce are extremely delicious.

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    In one of the temples I...

    by Yubert Updated Aug 25, 2002

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    In one of the temples I visited in 1986, I saw these monks writing religous scrolls using ink brushes.

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    Yu Yu garden teahouse. A nice...

    by zizquark Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Yu Yu garden teahouse. A nice relaxing cup in the middle of hectic shopping. Try the jasmine flower.

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    YangChinWu. This lake is where...

    by vigi Written Aug 24, 2002

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    YangChinWu. This lake is where the famous Shanghai Carbs came from. Good resting place along the highway from Shanghai to XuZhou

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    PUBLIC TOILET. (Perhaps I...

    by vigi Updated Aug 24, 2002

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    PUBLIC TOILET. (Perhaps I should put this in MUST SEE Activity??) Cover charge 0.8 Yuan for Ladies, and special offer for Gents for 0.4 Yuan.

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    VIDAL SASSON ACADEMY. The best...

    by vigi Written Aug 24, 2002

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    VIDAL SASSON ACADEMY. The best hair training in Asia is located at Sin Tian Di. Many hair stylists from Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan come here to upgrade themselves.

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    LU XUN MESEUM. Lu Xun...

    by vigi Written Aug 24, 2002

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    LU XUN MESEUM. Lu Xun (1881-1936), Father of Chinese modern literature, also a supporter of new China revolution.

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    Don't miss the back yard of...

    by kingfisher Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Don't miss the back yard of THE THIGER HILL. The poet Su Dongpo once remarked. 'It is a loss to visit Suzhou without seeing the Tiger Hill'

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