Look around anywhere in Shanghai and you’ll see people, local and foreign alike, glued to their cellphone screens. We’re not encouraging you to join the zombie hordes, necessarily, but these apps are definitely worth a look if you intend on making the most out of life over here.
Last week we dropped some knowledge on the best under-the-radar places and activities in Pudong. Now it’s Puxi’s turn. You might think you know all there is to know on the West side, but don’t forget just how massive this city is. We’ve got a list of ten favorites of ours, the things that not everybody knows about and the kind of things that are much better for it. Enjoy!
We’ve already dropped knowledge on the best under-the-radar highlights of both Pudong and downtown Shanghai. Now it’s time to head to the wild, wild west.
We’re big fans of wine tastings, and we’re also big on encouraging others to have a go at them themselves. You get to drink, party and maybe learn something too. What’s not to love? We highly suggest arranging your own some time; it’s a rite of passage that any wine lover should go through. But if you’re thinking of taking the plunge, read through this in preparation for what to expect.
We’ve already told you about what we think are the best places in Shanghai to pick up all the essentials you’ll need for the perfect picnic. But we left out one crucial detail; the simple matter of where to have it.
Well, we’ve got you covered. From Pudong to Hongqiao, here are five of our favorite green spaces for laying a blanket down. Now if only you had some way to order wine straight to the park… but wait, what are we saying?