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Any recommendations for things to see and do in Shanghai?

Post by zboy1 » September 18th, 2014, 9:20 pm

What are some of the things I need to see and do while in Shanghai? Any advice? Thanks...




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Post by zboy1 » September 23rd, 2014, 12:44 pm

So far, I've visited the waterfront promenade facing the Bund area and tower, and the French Concessionaire area of Shanghai. I also visited the famous Peace Hotel near the aforementioned promenade waterfront; it's worth a quick look to check out the retro Art-Deco style of the hotel, and the Jazz band.

Any other places to see in Shanghai? Please give me some advice.

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Post by eurobrat » September 23rd, 2014, 2:32 pm

zboy1 wrote:So far, I've visited the waterfront promenade facing the Bund area and tower, and the French Concessionaire area of Shanghai. I also visited the famous Peace Hotel near the aforementioned promenade waterfront; it's worth a quick look to check out the retro Art-Deco style of the hotel, and the Jazz band.

Any other places to see in Shanghai? Please give me some advice.
Any pics? Is it pretty hectic there?

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Post by zboy1 » September 25th, 2014, 6:12 am

eurobrat wrote:
zboy1 wrote:So far, I've visited the waterfront promenade facing the Bund area and tower, and the French Concessionaire area of Shanghai. I also visited the famous Peace Hotel near the aforementioned promenade waterfront; it's worth a quick look to check out the retro Art-Deco style of the hotel, and the Jazz band.

Any other places to see in Shanghai? Please give me some advice.
Any pics? Is it pretty hectic there?
Yeah, it's hectic, so it can be overwhelming sometimes...

I will post some pictures later on the forum, when I get the chance.

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Post by abcdavid01 » October 27th, 2014, 9:01 pm

You still in Shanghai? Jing'an Temple and the Communist Martyrs Memorial.
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Re: Any recommendations for things to see and do in Shanghai

Post by xiongmao » October 29th, 2014, 7:37 pm

The scale model of Shanghai is great.

The zoo was OK but Guangzhou's was better, and Wuhan's was weirder.

There's an insect museum by the weird tunnel ride under the bund. They have a whole load of insects, a lot of tortoises and some bad Chinglish. Also said tunnel ride is "interesting", but give it a miss if you have epilepsy.
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Re: Any recommendations for things to see and do in Shanghai

Post by zboy1 » October 30th, 2014, 8:24 am

abcdavid01 wrote:You still in Shanghai? Jing'an Temple and the Communist Martyrs Memorial.
I've been to Jing'an Temple and People's Square. I haven't visited the Shanghai Zoo, yet. Shanghai Disneyland should be open in two years time, so I will go back to Shanghai then.

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