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Private Walking Tour In The Former French Concession
"This tour is designed for city walkers and minimum walking time is 4 hours. Your English tour guide will lead you through architecture of 1930's Art Deco and leading about modern history of China from 1850 to 1950. You will get to know the environment and culture during this relax walking tou the lobby in eastern part shows the best case for French classical style in interior design. Lanxin Theatre: The first western style theatre in Shanghai. Cathay Mansion: Formerly owned by famous Sassoon's family known for hosting distinguished guests worldly wide since 1950's as well as its typical Art Deco style. King Albert Apartment: Another name popularly known as Royal Garden built by French Catholic church for expatriates living in Shanghai. Walking through this living community which is now hidden between two busy narrow streets one may take a close look to the French Concession. The former residence of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen: A museum of China's revolutionary history. St. Nicholas Church: An Orthodox church built by Russian expatriates in 1920s
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Shanghai Bus Tour Hop-on Hop-off Premium Ticket
"Based on the attractions you want to see choose from three different routes: the Shanghai City Tour (Red Route) Temple Tour (Green Route) and Pudong Tour (Blue Route). Your pass is valid for all three routes. Then hop aboard the open-top double-decker bus at any of the 22 stops around Shanghai to begin your hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. On board enjoy informative audio commentary that brings Shanghai’s culture and ancient history to life.Drive down beautiful tree-lined streets past outstanding colonial style buildings and under soaring skyscrapers. With your provided map in hand
From $48.00
 
Private Former French Concession Walking Tour
"Your guide will pick you up in the lobby of your downtown hotel at your preferred time. Head to the first stop Xintiandi using local public transportation. Visit the Shikumen Museum for approx 20 minutes to see what the interior was like for the 1920's middle class. Next head to Fuxing park which is best preserved French-style park in China. In the park there are many locals doing different exercises and activities. Make a 5 minute walk to the residence of Sun Yat-sen. A half hour visit inyou will get an idea of the Chinese history between Opium war to 1920. The last stop of this walking tour Tianzifang
From $59.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Shanghai Shi

Street vendors of Pudong

If you are at the Pudong ferry terminal and walk along the street to the Oriental Pearl Tower, there will be lots of street vendors selling food, including food from the Western Xinjiang region of...
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Dec 10, 2004

Huangpu Park

This is a nice and small park located at the Bund near to the Monument of the People's Heroes. Tourists in a rush will give this park a miss but it is a very nice place among the modern city. There is...
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victorwkf
Oct 08, 2004

Residential areas

Because Shanghai is such a packed city, the residential areas normally consists of high rise flats and the prices are among the highest in China. When you are exploring the city, you will come across...
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victorwkf
Oct 08, 2004

Travel to Zhu Jia Jiao by their local taxi

I travel to Zhu Jia Jiao on a local taxi from Shanghai city centre, and paid 450RMB for the whole trip. Its a bit expensive, but im ready to pay him because the cabby waited at the car park for me...
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warzx
Apr 29, 2004

Local Life in the Old City Area

Walk a couple of streets away from the well-known and ultra-touristy Yuyuan Bazaar to discover a slice of local life in the Old City area. Street snacks, rubbing elbows with the locals and etc.
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ellyse
Jun 16, 2007

Meteorological Signal Tower

If you walk along the Bund southwards towards the ferry terminal, you will come across a meteorological signal tower which is kind of interesting in this area.
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Oct 08, 2004
 
 
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Yangpu Bridge

When you are travelling from the Pudong airport to Shanghai city, you will have to cross this huge and nice Yangpu Bridge across the Huangpu River, with lots of suspending cables.
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Oct 08, 2004

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Top Things to Do in Shanghai Shi

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Nanjing Lu - Road

Nanjing Road is also known as the No. 1 street in China having the miniature of the history and culture of Shanghai. It offers a pedestrian walkway that is very much applicable for sightseeing and...
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Yuyuan Gardens

Had my vacation from Hangzhou to Shanghai China in Mar, and I am really fascinated by the beautiful city that lined with colonial-era buildings. Here are the ten places that I find it interesting and...
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Oriental Pearl Tower

Oriental Pearl Tower is a distinct landmark in Pudong. It is said to be the 6th highest tower in the world. The 2nd sphere contains shops, restaurants, (including a rotating restaurant) and a...
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Bund

From reading up on the subject, it would appear that 'The Bund' was initially constructed as a barrier to prevent flooding of the colonial era buildings that line the Huang Pu River bank. Today it is...
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Yuyuan Bazaar

final part of my Yu Yuan Garden Tip with more pictures inside. Yu Yuan Garden is the famous in the Shanghai Region and is one of the Major Attraction in the Old City Area of Shanghai and it sits just...
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Shanghai Museum

This is one of Chinas top museums. It has collections spanning more than 5000 years of art and history, from Neolithic times to the 19th Century. There are collections in Bronze, Stone, Jade,...
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