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The Best Shanghai Water Towns

Known for their traditional red lanterns and scenic stone bridges, the famous Shanghai water towns offer a unique window into the past. We've selected the best water towns within easy reach of the city, for the ideal Shanghai day trip.

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The Old City of Shanghai

Amble through the winding streets of Shanghai’s Old Town and you'll find an ancient way of life flourishing in the shadow of glittering skyscrapers. Here we take a look at where to explore as you journey through the old city of Shanghai.

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British Hong Kong: The Colonials Are Staying

by NatalieRobinson September - last edited September

British Hong Kong: The Colonials Are Staying

In 1997, the sun finally set on the British Empire out in the East with the handover of Hong Kong back to China. Seventeen years later, and Hong Kong still proudly bears the red, white and blue smudges of its colonial history. British Hong Kong might have come to an end but the Brits still have their feet firmly under the Hong Kong carpet, and it seems, they’re moving in their extended family.

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All the Tea in China: A Guide to Shanghai’s TeahousesSue Anne Tay, a photographer and author of ShanghaiStreetStories.com, rounds up her favourite teahouses across Shanghai ranging from the traditional to the modern. Whether it’s a perfect brew in a modern teacup or the elaborate kung fu tea (which literally translates into “making tea with effort”) ceremony, enjoy the best tea China has to offer.

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Breathtaking Li River Photos

It has long been regarded as one of China’s most scenic and grandest area of China, and it is no surprise that the winding Li River attracts thousands of visitors to its tranquil shores every year. Check out our stunning Li River photos and discover one of the most beautiful sights, just a short trip away from Hong Kong. 

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Shanghai for Business Travellers | Entertaining Clients in ShanghaiBeautiful, bustling Shanghai: whether you’re exploring the historic areas of Puxi or threading amongst the futuristic skyscrapers of Pudong, this dynamic and crowded city has a whole lot to offer. For business travellers looking to impress their clients in this vast Chinese megalopolis, we’ve selected some of the best venues for entertaining in Shanghai.

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