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A museum of ancient Chinese art, the Shanghai Museum possesses an impressive collection of over 140,000 precious objects including national-graded paintings, ceramics, bronzes and calligraphy. With so much to take in, follow our guide to the 10 most fascinating things to see at Shanghai Museum.

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The Moganshan Lu art district of ShanghaiShanghai may be better known for its innovative architecture and towering skyscrapers, but in recent years the city has become increasingly renowned for its flourishing contemporary arts scene. While many of Shanghai’s biggest galleries lie alongside the Bund, one of the city’s most exciting new arts addresses is the edgy district of Moganshan Lu, where galleries and studios lie behind each graffiti-clad façade.

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Where to try adventure sports in ShanghaiThe world-class cuisine, vibrant culture and iconic skyline of Shanghai is enough to make you never want to leave the city, but look beyond the bright lights and you’ll find soaring mountain peaks, rushing rivers and bamboo-covered forests begging to be explored. Here’s our pick of the best places to try adventure sports in Shanghai.

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Inside the Shanghai jazz sceneAround the time that Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong were selling out gigs across the states, Shanghai was only just getting introduced to the genre. But once jazz arrived, it spread like wildfire. Take a journey through Shanghai’s modern jazz scene with this essential guide to the city’s top jazz venues.

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Shanghai: Five of the best bars on The Bund

by ClaireBullen September - last edited September by Moderator

Five of the best bars on The BundWhen it comes to a glamorous night on the town in Shanghai, few places do glitz better than The Bund. A waterfront district close to the historic French Concession, many of the bars on the Bund tend towards luxury lounges but the neighbourhood has also seen the arrival of hipster speakeasies and on-trend wine bars. Whatever your tipple and vibe of choice, you won’t have to hunt far to find it.

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On business in Shanghai

by Giverny June - last edited September

On Business in ShanghaiWith its futuristic skyline, high-end hotels and fantastic culinary scene, the bustling metropolis that is Shanghai has an incredible amount to offer, even if you’re only in town for a flying visit. Those lucky professionals who find themselves on business in Shanghai will discover a wealth of things to see and do between meetings, from cultural attractions to culinary delights.

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