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Things to see and do in Shanghai

In the summer of 2009 I was in the midst of my first bout of traveling around China. During this time I spent a week exploring Shanghai, but when it came to digging out those old files for blog posts I was left wondering where the hell all my pictures were!!? Sadly, what I had just wasn’t good enough to form any kind of city guide. 

The Pudong Skyline Shanghai.

The Pudong Skyline, Shanghai. March, 2019.

Luckily I was able to make amends for this sorry state of affairs when I finally returned to Shanghai in March 2019. Ten years on from my first visit and this time I made sure to do the city some major blogging justice as I hit a mix of popular and obscure sights. For more details on my Shanghai adventures, check out my location reports on:


Jing’an Temple 

Cool Spots Around The City


Paul Draper Live at Yuyintang Park

Rain Room, Yuz Museum

Shanghai 1933 Slaughterhouse

Shanghai French Concession Part I

Shanghai French Concession Part II

Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum

Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Centre

The Bund

The Pudong Skyline

Waibaidu Bridge

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