Shanghai Travel Guide, China Destinations, Travel Guide To Chinahttp://www.chinatravel.com/rssRSS-BoardWater HeavensSun 21 Sep 2014 18:19:00 GMTwendysonghttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/water-heavens/Shanghai Sidecar TourSun 21 Sep 2014 1:16:00 GMTwendysonghttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-sidecar-tour/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6440) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCShanghai Urban Planning Exhibition HallFri 19 Sep 2014 1:06:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-urban-planning-exhibition-hall/ Firstly built at the beginning of 2000, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall (Shnghǎi Chngsh Guīhu Zhǎnsh Guǎn in Chinese) is an important window for travelers to know exhibitions, tourism, commercial meetings and leisure of Shanghai. It has been a new landmark of Shanghai city and AAAA-level tourist spot. The exhibition center is located at the east of Shanghai Government Building and Peoples Park in the north. Occupying an area of 20,000 square meters, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibi...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2217) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCShanghai MuseumFri 19 Sep 2014 1:05:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-museum/ Brief Introduction Shanghai Museum is a large museum featured in ancient Chinese art. It is situated on the south side of the Peoples Square in Huangpu District of central Shanghai. It is one of the largest and best museums in China. The museum has an exhibition area of 12,000 square meters, with 12 themed exhibition halls. Shanghai Museum houses over 120,000 pieces of precious historical, artistic and cultural relics, which can be categorized into 21 kinds, such as bronze wares, call...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1708) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCOriental Pearl TV TowerFri 19 Sep 2014 1:04:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/oriental-pearl-tv-tower/ Dongfang Mingzhuta, or Pearl of the Orient Tower, is a 468-meter-high communication tower, making it the second highest tower in Asia, and the fourth highest tower in the world. Pearl of the Orient Tower is located in Shanghais Pudong Park in the financial district of Lujiazui, on the edge of Pudong District, just across the Huangpu River from the Bund. The tower is located - on a north-south axis, roughly - in between Shanghais two downtown Huangpu River bridges, the Yangpu to the northeast ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1947) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCJinmao TowerFri 19 Sep 2014 1:03:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/jinmao-tower/ Brief Introduction Jinmao Tower is one of the tallest buildings in the world, and a landmark skyscraper of Shanghai City. Occupying an area of 2.3 hectares, it is 420.5 meters tall, with 88 floors above the ground, and 3 floors underground. It is located in Lujiangzui area of Pudong District of Shanghai, forming Shanghais modern city skyline with some other skyscrapers. The construction of Jinmao Tower began in 1994 and was completed in 1999. It was the tallest building in China, unti...]]>Shanghai World Financial CenterFri 19 Sep 2014 1:01:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-world-financial-center/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5954) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCTianzifangWed 17 Sep 2014 3:58:00 GMTvincentg1991http://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/tianzifang/ Overview Standing for Shanghais art, Tianzifang is a great place to enjoy Chinese arts in Shanghai. A lot of famous Chinese artists including Chen Yifei, Er Dongqiang, Wang Jieyin and Wang Jiajun open their studios in Tianzifang which makes its fame. Located on Taikang Road near Dapu Bridge, Tianzifang also has a lot of handcraft shops. Most art studios in Tianzifang are changed from abandoned old factories. There is a 5-story industrial factory transformed into Chengdu Industry Build...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 3396) AND (ServiceType = 16) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCButterfly GardenWed 10 Sep 2014 22:52:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/restaurant/butterfly-garden/ If youre under the impression or have heard horror stories of Chinese food being overtly oily or spicy, let me assure you, that is not what Shanghainese cuisine is. My best guess? Those dishes are likely from the Szechuan province where most of the food is 麻辣 which literally leaves your tongue numb and stinging from the heat/ spice. What is Shanghainese cuisine you ask? So Ive learnt, Shanghai does not have a definitive cuisine of its own. Rather, it modifies the cuisines from the surrou...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1366) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCNanjing RoadMon 8 Sep 2014 21:34:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/nanjing-road/ Shanghais - and, in fact, Chinas - premier shopping street, a 3-mile-long stretch of Nanjing Road, starts at the Bund in the east and ends, in the west, at the junction of Jingan Temple Metro Station (at the bottom of Nanjing Road) and Yanan West Street. This seemingly endless stretch of Nanjing Road attracts hundreds, if not thousands, of fashion-seeking, bargain-hunting shoppers from around the world, daily. For visitors to Shanghai, Nanjing Road is an absolute must-see, on par with a v...]]>Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art CentreMon 8 Sep 2014 21:16:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-propaganda-poster-art-centre/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1675) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCShanghai Ocean AquariumMon 8 Sep 2014 21:06:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-ocean-aquarium/ Located in Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone in Pudong District, Shanghai Ocean Aquarium is near the Oriental Pearl TV Tower and Jinmao Tower. It is one of the biggest man-made seawater aquariums in the world. Shanghai Ocean Aquarium covering 20,500 square meters consists of 2 pyramid shaped buildings. One is the main building and another is an annexe. The main building is made up of 3 floors and a basement. There are 8 exhibition zones in this building: China Zone, South America (Amazan) Z...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6385) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCShanghai Wukang RoadMon 8 Sep 2014 20:31:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/shanghai-wukang-road/ In Shanghai, there are 64 roads that are not allowed to broaden. Among these 64 roads, Wukang Road, originally Route Ferguson, is the most special one. Its north and south link two Shanghais most prosperous avenues. However, Wukang Road extraordinarily is featured with its unique mystery and tranquility. Walking in Wukang Road, different with the bustle and hustle of the outside world, all you feel is quiet and peace from heart. Architectural styles in this road are various but all Europe...]]>ERA AcrobatsMon 8 Sep 2014 20:29:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/era-acrobats/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6364) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCYinqixing Indoor Skiing SiteSun 7 Sep 2014 0:34:00 GMTmeimeilihttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/yinqixing-indoor-skiing-site/ Yinqixing Indoor Skiing Site, formerly known as Hokkaido indoor ski resort, is the first indoor skiing site in Asia, covering an area of 100,800 square meters. The ski run is 380 meters long and 80 meters wide, with the maximum drop of 42 meters. The snow-covered area has an area of over 25,000 square meters, which can accommodate thousands of tourists simultaneously. There are three-section snow runs and a huge platform for practicing, which are suitable for skiing enthusiasts of varying ski...]]>Suzhou RiverFri 5 Sep 2014 1:26:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/suzhou-river/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2311) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCCentury BoulevardWed 3 Sep 2014 22:52:00 GMTvincentg1991http://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/century-boulevard/ Century Boulevard, the first landscape boulevard in China, starts at the Oriental Pearl TV Tower in the west and reach to the Century Park in the east. It is located in Lujiazui of Pudong New Area with a total length of 5 kilometres and a width of 100 meters including 31-meter-wide 6 fast and 2 slow lanes in each direction and a 6-meter-wide auxiliary road on each side. Century Boulevards unsymmetrical layout makes it become one of the popular tourist attractions in Shanghai. The highway ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 30) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCJade Buddha TempleWed 3 Sep 2014 21:07:00 GMTvincentg1991http://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/jade-buddha-temple/ It lay on the northern outskirts of Shanghai (Jiang-wan, written Jiangwan today, is now a suburb of Shanghai). The two statutes chosen (the statues described above*) were sent by ship to Shanghai, and Hui Gen, upon his arrival in Jiang-wan, had a temple built, with funds donated by another devotee, to house the two Jade Buddhas, the name of the temple to reflect the gift from Chen Jun-Pu, which is how the temple came to be known as Jade Buddha Temple. Alas, Hui Gen died shortly after the ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 33) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCCity God TempleWed 3 Sep 2014 3:50:00 GMTvincentg1991http://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/city-god-temple/ Located next to the Yuyuan Garden and also known today as the Yu Garden Market, the City God Temple (Chenghuang Temple) was built in the fifteenth century during the Ming Dynasty. Originally a temple built to honor the Han statesman Huo Guang (68 B.C.) The City God Temple is a Taoist temple which is composed of many halls such as the Grand Hall, Middle Hall, Bedroom Palace, Star Gods Hall, Yama Palace, Xuzhen God Hall. The temple had an area of more than 10,000 square meters includin...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1370) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCFrench concession regionTue 2 Sep 2014 22:36:00 GMTvincentg1991http://www.chinatravel.com/shanghai/attraction/french-concession-region/ Overview The French Concession in Shanghai is an area that had once been designated to the French. Today it consists of the Xuhai and Luwan Districts. The Huaihai Road in Luwan is a very busy shopping area and it is also home to Tian Zi Fang and Xintiandi which are popular for dining and shopping. Today, the central Huaihai Road is a busy shopping street and is also home to the Shanghai Stadium. The French Concession area is called as the Paris of East due to its several Tudor mansion...]]>