Shanghai (short for Hu), is a worldwide renowned international metropolis in eastern China. Situated on the estuary of Yangtze River, Shanghai serves as the most influential economical, financial, international trade, science and technology center of China. Shanghai is a popular destination for visitors to experience the magic development of China. In addition to its high modernization level, the city's multicultural atmosphere endows it with a unique glamour. In Shanghai, tourists could find the perfect blend of different cultures, the modernization and the traditions. Besides, the city bears a perfect combination of western and eastern. Shanghai will surely make visitors’ stay truly memorable.
As a worldwide renowned metropolis, Shanghai features a highly globalization level. You could appreciate countless skyscrapers in Pudong District and enjoy the charming Shanghai night view at the Bund. The rippling Huangpu River, characteristic buildings on the west bank and extraordinarily futuristic skyscrapers on the east bank all become more enchanting adorned in sparkling colored lights at night. A night cruise on the Huangpu River is highly recommended.
Known as the Oriental Paris, Shanghai is surely shopper's paradise. There are various bustling commercial streets and shopping centers waiting for you. One of the must go places for visitors is the Nanjing Road. Huaihai Road intrigues those who with modern and fashionable tastes while North Sichuan Road meets the demands of ordinary folk. Xujiahui Shopping Center, Yuyuan Shopping City and Jiali Sleepless City are also thriving and popular destinations.
Except for the modern city view, Shanghai also owns a long history and profound culture. Old tradition of Shanghai has unique charm in the modern times. You can experience the traditional Shanghai in the Yu Garden, Shanghai Old Street, and Jade Buddha Temple.