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Chinese Pinyin: Shàng hǎi
Location: East of China
Area: 7,037 sq. km
Population 18.4 million
Languages Mandarin, Shanghainese
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Shanghai in the center of China's eastern coastline is one of China's cultural centers and has a long history as a trading port and gateway for foreigners entering China. It is the gateway to the delta. It is a municipality under the direct jurisdiction of the Central Government and the largest economic and trade center in China.

China's biggest and most prosperous city oozes an atmosphere of vitality and a dynamic which can rival New York in the United States and Paris of France in terms of modernity.

Shanghai's gorgeous night scene is one of the main highlights that will linger in visitors' mind owing to its ornate feature after their Shanghai travel experience. As night descends the entire city is lit up by dizzily colorful lights joined occasionally by the bright moon hanging in the sky. Read more information about Shanghai »

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Shanghai Grand Prix Formula One is scheduled to begin between October 17 and October 19 in 2008. Shanghai will be the 17th stop of the Formula One Race, drawing all the top drivers and teams from the world. China Highlighs has negotiated Great Deals on Shanghai F1 Hotels + Tickets Packages. Be quick before the flag falls on our F1 Grand Prix Package!

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Shanghai Top 4 Attractions

  • 1 The Bund of Shanghai: The Bund is one of the most recognizable architectural symbols of Shanghai.
  • 1 Nanjing Road: is one of the most important commercial and tourist streets in Shanghai, which stretches from the bund to Yanan Xilu.
  • 1 Yuyuan Garden: is located in the center of Shanghai's Old City, not far from the Bund. With a total area of less than 5 acres
  • 1 Shanghai Old Street : Known as Fangband Road, "Shanghai Old Street" is adjacent to the Yuyuan Garden Bazaar Area and runs in an east-west direction from Zhonghua Road to Henan Road South, with both ends marked by decorated archways.

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