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"Shanghai (visit Shanghai itineraries) is an interesting city, and they mixed the architecture styles and lifestyles so gracefully."albomadventures.com
"Shanghai (visit Shanghai itineraries) is one of the best places to visit in China."goingawesomeplaces.com
"Shanghai is the nation's food epicenter, so don't miss the street food."luggageandlipstick.com
"Shanghai is known for it's multi-level food courts."passportinsta.com
"Shanghai (Shanghai itineraries) is one of the richest and most visited cities in China (plan China itineraries)."mindthetravel.com
"Shanghai (plan Shanghai itineraries) is one of the most populated cities in the world."peanutsorpretzels.com

East China

Shanghais location

Shanghai at a glance

Culture
Nature
Historic
Nightlife
Food
River
Shopping
Very Touristic
Architecture
Cheap
Tea
Art
Lake

22,300,000

Population

3-5 nights

Recommended

Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Shanghai

Airports:

Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG)

Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)

About Shanghai

At Shanghai (plan Shanghai itineraries)(China) live 18,880,000 people. Furthermore, Shanghai (plan Shanghai itineraries) offers a lot of culture. This world city is in west China. Furthermore, it is located next to rivers. It is located by the sea.

Things to do

Shanghai (see itineraries) Museum is one of the most important and first sights to see in the city. Visiting its several floors feels like traveling around China (plan China itineraries), through its history and rich culture. There is an entire floor devoted to the local architecture and furniture style, and it includes finely carved tables, chairs and ..

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At a population of 24 million, Shanghai is China’s biggest city. The Museum of Urban Planning is a great place to learn about how the city of Shanghai grew and changed over time. The huge model of the city is the highlight! Tianzifang is a labyrinth of alleys filled with cafes, boutiques, restaurants and galleries.

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Visit a Water Town

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However, if you only have 24 hours in Shanghai (more about Shanghai itineraries) for a layover and you decide to get out of the airport instead of waiting idly at the boarding room, I have compiled a list of places to see and things to do in 24 hours to help you get to know a bit of the city. If you plan to stay in Shanghai for one or two nights, you ...

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Option 1: Stroll around Qibao Old Town

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It’s impossible to be short of things to do in Shanghai, as there are endless sights and sounds to experience thanks to it being a diverse city with a great mixture of old and new. It’s actually the oldest temple in Shanghai (more about Shanghai), with its history dating back 1,700 years – of course it’s been reconstructed many times ...

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Eat & drink

To be honest, I didn’t get to eat as much as I’d like in Shanghai (plan Shanghai itineraries), simply because I was a) alone, b) overwhelmed with choices, and c) had a busy schedule for sightseeing. Here are the places that I did try and enjoyed: ...

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I first got a taste of New Shanghai’s signature dish, Xiao Long Bao, at the Night Noodle Markets . The restaurant had only recently arrived in Melbourne from Sydney (more about Sydney itineraries) so I didn’t know anything about them but I could sure realise that they made delish dumplings. They were so good all I was craving for the two or three ...

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The best food always has a backstory. The Lost Plate operates food tours around China (China itineraries) that take you away from the usual touristy areas to get a taste of real Chinese cuisine the way the locals eat it. The morning got off to a rocky start as the skies thought early morning during everyones’ commute to work and/or food ...

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Lost Plate Shanghai Food Tour Review7 min read

Bing: It’s what’s for breakfast.

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After many years living in Shanghai, there are now very few culinary delights that I’m not able to track down in my adopted city. But despite having so much choice, there are a few dishes that I find myself returning to time and time again, even after 15 years. With the help of my Shanghainese colleagues, I’ve ...

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General

For many years, I had been told about how amazing Shanghai (more about Shanghai) was. Now here are 5 reasons why you should visit Shanghai now! China is not always known for the cleanliness of its cities but if you look around Shanghai (more about Shanghai) you won’t be able to believe that 24 million people live there. The maximum I spent on a one-way trip was ...

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, and man am I exhausted. I learned some good stuff from new friends as I made my way through two weeks of Chinese classes so here is my top advice for Shanghai along with my recommendations for essential Shanghai apps. If you put in your destination, it will plot out the fastest way for you to get there too.

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My Advice for Shanghai & The Best Shanghai Apps

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There’s nothing like one of your favorite hotel chains contacting you, asking if you’d like to come visit…and then telling you they want you to stay with them in a country you never had any intention of visiting because it kind of scared the living daylights out of you……… And boy am I glad they did because now that I ...

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A couple of times a year, as I was growing up, my sister and I would go with our parents to visit my paternal Grandmother in the market town of Chippenham ...

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Itinerary

We were amazed at how modern, clean and orderly Shanghai felt. Not what I was anticipating for our first trip to China (China in detail). The food was excellent. If you love dumplings like me then come to Shanghai! We admittedly ate at our hotel both nights because it was raining the first night and ..

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48 Hours in Shanghai Itinerary

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For those with limited time, rest assured that three days in Shanghai is enough to explore the neighborhoods of the French Concession, gaze up at the skyscrapers and get a generous dose of compelling history and heritage intertwining with modern Chinese society. If you prefer a slower and ..

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I've created 3 FREE customizable China (plan China itineraries) travel itineraries, perfect for one week, two weeks, and one month. ...

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We had only managed to explore two floors of the Shanghai Museum with our 1 hour plus visit. ...

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Costs

Take a look at our below fares for the best flights to Shanghai right now. So it’s a lucky thing that flights to Shanghai for students are low right now. Tempted to book a flight to Shanghai? There are 58flights from London Heathrow and Shanghai Pudong per week. Shanghai is split into four very distinct ...

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Exploring Shanghai on a student budget

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China is becoming an ever-more-popular place for travelers, and there’s a clear reason for that: from cities to the countryside, this fascinating country definitely bears exploring. It’s a country that still proudly displays its traditional heritage, even while having a modern edge to it.

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Airlines use different approaches to set the price of flight tickets. The flight cost varies from one travel site to another. Some of the factors that affect pricing are competition, load factor, seasons, services offered, and promotions. ...

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We’d usually start with the perfectly fried zucchini pancakes and a plate of tangy goat’s cheese and tomatoes, paired with Turkish white wine. Our favorite entrees were the Ali Nazik, tender chunks of grilled lamb over creamy eggplant puree, and the Iskender, spicy grilled beef with tomato sauce and ..

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Accommodation

Hongqiao is a smaller airport that mostly hosts regional routes. The airport is adjacent to an important train station. Pudong is where the Pudong International Airport is located. Hongqiao and Gubei districts are where most expats reside. Exploring the food scene is one thing. ...

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Shanghai Travel Blog: Where to Stay in Shanghai

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Are you planning a trip to the Shanghai Disneyland Resort? One is the Shanghai (Shanghai in detail) Disneyland Resort But how do you choose which one you should book for your family for your Disney holiday? And by the end, you should have a better idea of which hotel you want to stay in during your Disneyland family holiday! Picture of ...

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It’s been 30 days since we crossed the border from Mongolia to China (China itineraries). It has been an amazing journey with a lot of surprises. One thing is for certain: China is a country with one of the most variety in terms of culture and nature that we have visited so far…so one month is merely not enough! During our quick stop in ...

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. and during transit, I stayed in Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Center for a couple of nights. As there are many 5-star luxurious stay options in Shanghai (visit Shanghai itineraries) This hotel is a beautiful combination of luxury, leisure, and business. Sofa in Suite Room Shanghai (see itineraries) Marriott Hotel City Centre - Perfect Staying Option Bath (more about Bath)rooms are ...

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