Shanghai Travel Guide

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Blog Posts

Shanghai Expo 2010: It’s a wonderful world, even without jetpacks and hovercars – I visited the World Expo in Shanghai in 2010, this is the report of a day of wandering around.

Notes on Shanghai – old and new – Notes from my visit to Shanghai in November 2008.


HotelsCombined – Shanghai Hotels – Search and compare all Shanghai hotel deals from hundreds of accommodation sites at once.

Hotel Reviews
Radisson Blu Hotel Pudong Century Park, Shanghai – China

Travel Guides

Meet In Shanghai – The official Shanghai China travel website.

Shanghai Expat – Forum and other resources for living in Shanghai (and useful for visitors as well).

Shanghaiist – Shanghai news, food, arts and events.

That’s Shanghai – Lifestyle magazine featuring arts, where to eat and drink, and feature stories.

Shanghai Novice – A guide to living in Shanghai for young expats.

Shanghai Street Stories – Documenting Shanghai’s urbanisation trends, changing neighborhoods and heritage architecture.

Time Out Shanghai – Guide to what’s going on in Shanghai,


An American Girl in Shanghai – Blog of an American woman relocated to Shanghai with her husband.

Lost in Shanghai – Expat family relocated from Detroit to Shanghai.

Mad About Shanghai – All about moving to, living in, and doing business in Shanghai. – Blog about Old Shanghai.

Shanghai Pathways – A blog about Shanghai by a local tour guide.

Sikhs in Shanghai – A history of Indian presence in quasi-colonial Shanghai.

Blog Posts

Insider’s guide to top things to do in Shanghai – By

48 Hours in Shanghai for a weekend getaway – By


The Shanghai Kid – A foodie blog written by an Asian expat living in Shanghai.

Guide Books

Lonely Planet Pocket Shanghai (Travel Guide)


Pudong Panorama, Shanghai - China
[Pudong Panorama, Shanghai (click for larger image).]

Panorama of the ever-growing skyline of Pudong in Shanghai, as viewed from The Bund. This was taken in 2013 and the tall building under construction is The Shanghai Tower, which at 632 metres is now the tallest in Shanghai.

Shanghai Photo Gallery – Photo gallery of my visits to Shanghai.

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  1. James, thanks a lot for the article which is truly a comprehensive guide to travelling to Shanghai.
    I’m planning to travel there in a couple of months and I’m trying to learn more about this place

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