Yu Garden From our hotel, we took the metro line 2 station to East Nanjing Road then switched to metro line 10. Yu Garden is only one stop away from East Nanjing Road via metro line 10. The Yu Garden complex is a china town within the Chinese city. Unfortunately, it was a let down and it looks like it’s created mainly for tourists.
The entrance… [Read more...]
Shanghai Hop on Hop Off Bus We found the Shanghai Hop on Hop Off Bus of City Sightseeing to be a very economical way to explore Shanghai. The 24 hour Shanghai hop on hop off bus ticket costs only RMB 30 (~USD 5) and the bus stops at major Shanghai tourist spots. The price is bang for the buck but expect it to be crowded by locals during weekends.
We boarded the… [Read more...]
We arrived at Shanghai Airport in Pudong at 12 midnight. The airport is massive with 200+ departure/arrival gates. It was quite advantageous for us to have arrived in Shanghai Airport in the wee hours of the morning. Immigration queue and baggage claim was pretty fast since the arrival area was quite empty. As usual, we took city travel maps before… [Read more...]