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All Along the East Bank: Exploring Shanghai’s Pudong District

Apr 03, 2014 Comments(0)

Pudong isn’t like everywhere else in Shanghai. Some parts don’t even hint at the fact that you are even in China. Whether you live there, have a long layover at the airport, or simply want to leave Puxi for the weekend, read this article and find out what to do in Pudong. Read more>>

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Relax in the City: Where to get a Massage in Shanghai Hot

Mar 07, 2014 Comments(5)

Need to de-stress from life in the city? Shanghai has hundreds of choices where you can get a massage. We’ve found you a handful of expensive places that are luxurious and peaceful and some inexpensive alternatives that offer a clean environment and good ...... Read More>>

Useful Apps for living in Shanghai Hot

Feb 14, 2014 Comments(1)

There are a plethora of smartphone and it can be exhausting trying to find the right apps for travelling and living in Shanghai. Well, we’ve tried out a few of the more useful ones and aggregated a list of the ones that are worth downloading. ... Read More>>

10 Great Healthy Restaurants in Shanghai Hot

Jan 13, 2014 Comments(1)

If you’re one of the many who decided that this year you need to start eating healthier, then check out this article. We’ve compiled a list of 10 of the healthiest, vegetarian, vegan and organic restaurants in Shanghai. ... Read More>>

Time to Party With Just the Girls: Ladies’ Nights in Shanghai Hot

Dec 19, 2013 Comments(0)

Spending too much money on nights out in Shanghai? Well, try out some ladies’ nights! Shanghai is a city where ladies’ night events are in abundance. Every night is a ladies’ night in a city like Shanghai! ... Read More>>

Finding the Right Fit: International Schools in Shanghai Hot

Dec 05, 2013 Comments(2)

Looking for an international school but not sure which one is right for your child? In this article, we’ve broken down just a few of the top international schools in Shanghai and mentioned why each is worth attending. ... Read More>>

Thanksgivings in Shanghai 2013: Home Away From Home

Nov 19, 2013 Comments(0)

One of the great things about being an expat is that you get to celebrate holidays from different countries, and next week is Thanksgiving. Here is a list of six places in Shanghai that will take all the ‘mafan’ out of Thanksgiving and let you focus on the...... Read More>>

The Oyster House: A Sanctuary for Shanghai Oyster Lovers Hot

Nov 05, 2013 Comments(0)

The brainchild of David Brode, former co-proprietor of Shanghai’s Plump Oyster, Oyster House serves a wide range of imported oysters and a myriad of comfort foods. ... Read More>>

Like a Hell-Broth Boil and Bubble: 2013 Shanghai Halloween Roundup

Oct 22, 2013 Comments(0)

All Hallows Eve is nearly upon us, and the witches of the earth are ready to set free all manner of ghouls and ghastlies. It’ll be a dangerous time to be on the streets of Shanghai, best choose a party to find sanctuary in. But how to decide? ... Read More>>

Shanghai Forest Parks: The Perfect Escapes from the City Hot

Sep 09, 2013 Comments(0)

Shanghai may be known as a pulsating city with a thriving nightlife, dining and shopping scene, but what many may not know is that the city is also home to numerous forest parks. If it’s respite from the urban jungle that you need, consider heading to one ...... Read More>>

Fresh Off the Grill: Shanghai’s Best Western BBQ Restaurants Hot

Aug 05, 2013 Comments(0)

Shanghai has done a mighty fine job of making the best of what it has which has resulted in some downright delicious barbeque offerings. And with that, here’s a list of Shanghai’s best Western barbeque restaurants. ... Read More>>

A Taste of the Exotic: 5 Amazing Yunnan Restaurants in Shanghai Hot

Jul 23, 2013 Comments(0)

One aspect of China that continually amazes is the diversity between regions and one of the most unique, and oftentimes underrated, cuisines has got to be Yunnan. Read on for some of Shanghai’s best Yunnan restaurants. ... Read More>>

Cool Down at These Thrilling Water Parks in Shanghai Hot

Jul 08, 2013 Comments(0)

With the recent sizzling heat wave over Shanghai, you may be forgiven for mistaking the city for a giant sauna. Why not head to one of Shanghai’s water parks and cool down through the power of water? ... Read More>>

Making Life Easier for Shanghai Expats: FIELDS Online Supermarket Hot

Jul 08, 2013 Comments(0)

As a premier online grocery store based in Shanghai, FIELDS combines convenience with safe, fresh and healthy foods that it serves to thousands of customers each day in Shanghai, Jiangsu and Zhejiang province. ... Read More>>

Putting Health First: Shanghai’s Best Hospitals for Expats Hot

Jun 24, 2013 Comments(0)

“If I were to suddenly become sick, where should I go?” – one of the most important questions an expat in Shanghai will want to know the answer to. Fortunately, Shanghai is home to a number of high quality international hospitals and medical centers ...... Read More>>

Best Outdoor Patios in Shanghai – Former French Concession Edition Hot

Jun 10, 2013 Comments(0)

Summer is here so what better way to enjoy the charms of the city than by lounging on an outdoor patio? Our second entry of an ongoing series profiles everyone’s favorite Shanghai staple: the former French Concession. ... Read More>>

5 Ways to Beat the Heat in Shanghai Hot

May 27, 2013 Comments(1)

Just like we knew it would, spring has quickly devolved into summer-like weather. So now instead of contemplating which al fresco dining place we’ll frequent for lunch, we have to worry about heat stroke. Luckily there are quite a few options for those ...... Read More>>

Best Rooftop Patios in Shanghai – Bund Edition Hot

May 13, 2013 Comments(0)

There is no shortage of rooftop patios in Shanghai, so we’ve decided to uncover the best spots one area at a time. Under the microscope in this edition: The Bund – Shanghai’s ever famous waterfront area and magnet of fine wining and dining. ... Read More>>

Embrace the Outdoors: Best Nature Walks Near Shanghai Hot

Apr 29, 2013 Comments(0)

The weather is warming up in Shanghai and you know what that means – time to open the windows, turn on the fans, and get the hell out of your apartment into the great outdoors! This article introduces four fantastic spots for nature walks near Shanghai. ... Read More>>

Get Your 15 Minutes of Fame: Comedy Clubs & Open Mic Nights in Shanghai Hot

Apr 15, 2013 Comments(0)

Whether comedy is your shtick or you prefer something more along the lines of a backing band, Shanghai’s various open mics are a great way to see what you’re made of – and a boozed up crowd doesn’t hurt, either…... Read More>>

How to Get Married in Shanghai Hot

Apr 01, 2013 Comments(0)

Congratulations! You have made that big step and are preparing to commit yourself to the one you love for life. Read on for the basics on how to get married in Shanghai, covering everything from invitations to wedding rings to the legal process itself. ... Read More>>

2013 Easter in Shanghai: Brunches and Family-Friendly Activities Hot

Mar 22, 2013 Comments(0)

Easter is just around the corner, and restaurants around Shanghai are working on extra special menus for the family friendly holiday that falls on Sunday, March 31 this year. But there are also plenty of family-friendly activities happening too. ... Read More>>

Endless Choice: Food Courts in Shanghai Hot

Mar 14, 2013 Comments(0)

Everyone likes food courts. They are the perfect place for a group of picky eaters to dine, thanks to their multiple food stations. This article introduces a couple of Shanghai’s most popular food courts. ... Read More>>

Simply the Best: 5 Reasons to Live in Shanghai Hot

Mar 07, 2013 Comments(2)

With all the hustle and bustle of everyday life – commuting to work, meeting up with friends for drinks, those Mandarin lessons you (try to) take on a regular basis – it can be surprisingly easy to forget that we are living in the best city ever. Here are ...... Read More>>

2013 Shanghai Restaurant Week: Fine Dining at a Great Price Hot

Feb 21, 2013 Comments(0)

Shanghai Restaurant Week is back is back with a vengeance in 2013! From March 4-10, top dining establishments in Shanghai will offer an exclusive 3-course Restaurant Week menu for lunch, dinner or both, for a fixed price starting from 78 RMB for lunch or ...... Read More>>

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