Shanghai Shi Warnings and Dangers

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Shanghai Shi Warnings and Dangers

  • Pedestrians Have No Right-of-way in...

    Pedestrians must not assume that a green pedestrian light and a zebra crosswalk mean you have the right-of-way in Shanghai! Cars WILL NOT STOP for pedestrians even when the pedestrian is obeying all laws. Taxi and bus drivers are the worst offenders in this regard. Drivers will plow right through a group of pedestrians. Shanghai residents will just...

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  • Don't Use Your Chinese Passport to Enter...

    Ethnic Chinese who have dual citizenship in PRC and another country (eg USA, Canada) should know that if they enter China on their PRC passport and then get into trouble with the "law", then China will consider them Chinese citizens and treat them as such. You will not be able to get help from the US or Canadian embassies or consulates because the...

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  • Pollution & traffic

    I think the 2 worst things about Shanghai are the pollution and traffic. On certain days, the air can be quite polluted and hazy. The traffic in Shanghai is a killer, especially during the mornings and evenings when people are commuting to-and-fro work.

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  • Beware of XINGJIANG kids!!

    PLS PLS take care of ur belongings when u are to go into a crowded area. I was at QiPuLu one afternoon close to 6pm, where the stalls are ready to close for the day. It was raining, many pple were rushing across the roads and fighting for cabs, i had my bag opened half way (so careless of me!!). When i ran across the road to get into another...

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  • Never ever follow those agents!!

    well you will meet dozen geeks who introduce you about those harsh fake stuff--LV PRADA GUCCI or etc in shopping street--HuaiHai Rd Xiang yang Market. attention---do not show u r interested in their stuff, otherwise u will have no chance to leave even u r not satisfied with what they provide! they will lead ur way to a dark alleyway(mostly), or a...

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  • Take care when crossing the Roads!!

    Pls be extra careful when crossing the roads in Shanghai. Cars do not give priority to pedestrains even when the traffic signal say green man. I have asked the taxi drivers, and they told me that it's a very normal practise over there, this is because, most of the taxis think that they shld be given the right of way since they have a passenger in...

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