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.
Take your time to immerse yourself in Shanghai¡¯s arts and culture attractions, and you will learn more about the city, where East meets West.
The most famous shopping streets, vogue shops, old famous brand shops and cheongsam shops are introduced to you in this column.
What kind of food do you like? French, Italian, Japanese or Chinese? Shanghai, Cantonese, Sichuan or vegetarian? You can find them all here.
For more information, please visit the Shanghai website.