Zhongshan Road, Shanghai

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#6 of 8 in Neighborhoods in Shanghai
Built in the 1930s to limit foreign concessions in the city, Zhongshan Road has become one of Shanghai's most significant routes, particularly for its waterfront area along the Huangpu River. Opposite the iconic promenade, the road features an elevated section where you can take in the scenery. Walking along, you'll see Shanghai's history encapsulated in the architecture, from historic buildings of British colonialism to Pudong's ultramodern skyscrapers, making up the recognizable skyline of today's Shanghai. Take a break from sightseeing in one of the world-renowned cafes or restaurants. Make Zhongshan Road part of your personalized Shanghai itinerary using our Shanghai sightseeing planner .
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  • Old building city clean is now obsolete. Chinese flags were hung on the top of the building. Night is nicely lit. On the other hand, on the opposite bank is sight contrast with modern buildings.
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  • the! It is the scenery of Shanghai. Is often seen in guidebooks or textbooks spread ago the eyes was cloudy, but impressed! You want to revenge when it's sunny.
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  • Pudong across the river looks better. Views of scenery which symbolized China's economic development (Oriental Ming Su Tower, Shanghai hills, Jin Mao Tower). Even on weekdays, abounds in shooting.
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