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Shanghai Destination Guide

Explore Shanghai in China.

Shanghai in the region of Shanghai Shi with it's 14,608,512 inhabitants is a town in China - some 664 mi (or 1,068 km) South-East of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Shanghai in China

Current time in Shanghai is now 11:32 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zhenjiang, Zhangqiao, Yushan, Xinqiao, Lianyungang or Huangpu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yangpu, Xuhui, Shanghai, Sanlin, Pudong and Tianlin. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

6°C / 43 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 11%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1029.8 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 1°C (35 °F)
Friday, 24th of February 2017
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: -1°C (31 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze, broken clouds.
Clear sky Day: 11°C (51 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)


Shanghai Sightseeing Tours - www TravelG...

01:31 min ( July 13, 2009 by TravelGuidesTV)
Views: 6,511 - Rating: 5/5 - Shanghai Sightseeing Tours - Find the best information on sightseeing tours and tourist attractions in Shanghai China with this travel and tourism video. We have 9 other videos on...

China tour 3 of 4 -- Shanghai

29:57 min ( April 17, 2012 by Greg Delezynski)
Views: 1,438 - Rating: 5/5

During the refit of our boat Guenevere, we still like to travel. We found a great price on a tour to China, a place we would not visit aboard our boat. We visited many of the wonders of the country, b...

Shanghai - China - Travel Indochina

02:59 min ( April 05, 2009 by TravelIndochina1993)
Views: 4,475 - Rating: 5/5 China's economic hub, Shanghai is an eclectic mix of 21st century technology, British-colonial architecture and ancient tradition. Take a stroll along the Bund and admire Art D...

Shanghai Restaurants - www TravelGuide T...

01:32 min ( July 13, 2009 by TravelGuidesTV)
Views: 6,199 - Rating: 4/5 Shanghai Restaurants and Food - Find the best restaurants to eat at in Shanghai China with this travel and tourism video. Will recommend all the best restaurants and places to eat q...

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Shanghai during the next days.



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The 2nd China Automotive Cyber Security Summit 2017

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Favela Chic

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Shanghai Cat Lovers' Society Cat Show

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Daniel Harding & London Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius & Mahler

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Secret Garden

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Sumi Jo’s Tribute To Maria Callas: Shanghai Symphony Hall

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Daniel Harding & London Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius & Rachmaninoff

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SpinExpo - Fibers, Yarns, Knitwear

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China International Hosiery Purchasing Expo - CHPE

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Interesting facts about this location

Jing'an Temple

Jing'an Temple (Chinese: 静安寺; pinyin: Jìng'ān Sì; literally "Temple of Peace and Tranquility") is a Buddhist temple on the West Nanjing Road in Shanghai, China. Jing'an District, where it is located, is named after the temple.

More reading: Jing'an Temple homepage
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:247 establishments, Buddhist temples in Shanghai, Chinese architectural history, Landmarks in Shanghai

Shanghai Art Museum

The Shanghai Art Museum (上海美术馆) was an art museum in the city of Shanghai, China. In October 2012 the museum rebranded as the "China Art Museum, Shanghai" (中华艺术宫) when it moved to the China pavilion at Expo 2010 on the former Shanghai Expo 2010 lands. The Shanghai Art Museum building is the former clubhouse building of the Shanghai Race Club. It sits on the edge of People's Square, which was once the Shanghai race course. The Shanghai Art Museum was the original home of the Shanghai Biennale.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Art museums and galleries in China, Museums in Shanghai

Jing'an District

Jing'an District is one of the central districts of Shanghai. It has an area of 7.62 km². With 305,300 inhabitants (in 2002) it is one of Shanghai's most densely populated districts. The district borders the Huangpu District in the east and south, Putuo District to the north and Changning District to the west. It is also home to one of Shanghai's business districts as can be seen in photos below.

More reading: Jing'an District homepage
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Shanghai

Shanghai Grand Theatre

The Shanghai Grand Theatre is one of the largest and best-equipped automatic stages in the world. Since the theatre opened on August 27th, 1998, it has staged over 6,000 performances of operas, musicals, ballets, symphonies, chamber musicconcerts, spoken dramas and various Chinese operas. The site is located at the intersection of Central Boulevard and Huangpi Road South in northern part of the People's Square in Huangpu District, Shanghai, China.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Culture in Shanghai, Opera houses in China, Performing arts venues in Shanghai, Theatres in China, Visitor attractions in Shanghai


Shanghai is the largest city by population in the People's Republic of China (PRC) and the largest city proper by population in the world. It is one of the four province-level municipalities of the PRC, with a total population of over 23 million as of 2010. It is a global city, with influence in commerce, culture, finance, media, fashion, technology, and transport. It is a major financial center and the busiest container port in the world.

More reading: Shanghai homepage
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Independent cities, Metropolitan areas of China, Municipalities of the People's Republic of China, Populated coastal places in China, Populated places established in the 10th century, Port cities and towns in China, Shanghai, Treaty of Nanking, Yangtze River Delta

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