Photo: Shutterstock/HelloRF Zcool

Shanghai

The most populous city in China, Shanghai is a thrilling destination.

Read More

Distinctive periods of history are evident in the classical YuYuan rock gardens, the shikumen townhouse residences, colonial architecture of the Bund, and more recently, construction cranes and towering glass skyscrapers. This important port city absorbed influences from around the world for the past few centuries. Now it is setting the pace in business, fashion, and culture.

The Matador community of expats and travelers have contributed Shanghai shopping guides and tips for learning Mandarin. In addition, there are recommendations for studying at popular Shanghai schools like Fudan University and Shanghai Jiatong University. If you've got an expat teaching or learning experience to share about Shanghai, we'd love to hear from you.

Where to eat and drink at Shanghai Pudong International Airport

Trending in Shanghai

Where in China should I study abroad?

Latest

Where to eat and drink at Shanghai Pudong International Airport

21 signs you’re a legit expat in China

This reverse walking tour of Shanghai is one of the most original travel videos we’ve seen

18 scenic places to teach ESL

Ride the world’s fastest train in Shanghai

An alternative trajectory for travel narrative: Bustling Towns

11 cooking schools for travelers

What NOT to do in China

A shopper’s guide to Shanghai

Cities in China

Save Bookmark

We use cookies for analytics tracking and advertising from our partners. For more information read our privacy policy.