About Shanghai

Shanghai, largest city in China and is a renowned international metropolis drawing more and more attention from all over the world. Situated on the estuary of Yangtze River, it serves as the most influential economic, financial, international trade, cultural, science and technology center in East China. Also it is a popular destination for visitors to sense the pulsating development of the country. In addition to its modernization, the city's multicultural flair endows it with a unique glamour. Here, one finds the perfect blend of cultures, the modern and the traditional , and the western and the oriental. New skyscrapers and old Shikumen together draw the skyline of the city.

Shanghai is the home to 90 billionaires and 370,000 millionaires (in AUD).

Shanghai is fascinating for night owls. The Bund is an absolute must for visitors. The rippling Huangpu River, characteristic buildings on the west bank and extraordinarily futuristic skyscrapers on the east bank all become more enchanting adorned in sparkling colored lights at night. A night cruise on the Huangpu River is highly recommended. For art lovers, the Grand Theater and Oriental Art Center will delight a visitor's taste. For those seeking relaxation, the ideal choice should be Hengshan Road and Xin Tian Di which are thronged with a variety of nightclubs, discos and bars. Western customs and Chinese traditions intertwined and formed the city's culture, making a visitor's stay truly memorable.

The TV Tower in Shanghai featured in many popular films ‘Fanstastic Four, Rise of the Silver Sufer’ ‘Mission Impossible 3’ Godzilla and Final Wars.

Useful Information about Shanghai

What does Shanghai cost?


Restaurant Prices in Shanghai are 40.00% lower than in Sydney


Groceries prices in Shanghai are 5.11% lower than in Melbourne


Take a taxi from 0.52 AUD per kilometre
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One way ticket in local transport is 0.86 AUD

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