A huge sophisticated metropolis and the center of commerce in China, Shanghai is drawing more and more internaitonal attention. The city’s eclectic and well-preserved architecture along with variety of local culinary delights can’t but make it a popular destination for visitors to get some exotic experience. Besides, the city represents a unique cultural blend, where one can find the modern and the traditional, the western and the oriental. Old-style and cozy Shikumen houses, nestled in the very center of the city, reflect a mix of Chinese and foreign styles of architecture. But there's scarcely a more prominent landmark of today’s Shanghai than skyscrapers. The city is home to 16 skyscrapers taller than 250 meters, with Dubai being the only city in the world to have more!
For those who just want to have fun, the city of Shanghai provides countless shopping and enterntainment options. You may want to catch a glimpse of one of breathtaking acrobatic shows or visit a contemporary art gallery. But also those who are more attracted to nightlife won’t be dissapointed: Shanghai has arguably the most active nightlife scene in all of China. On top of that all, the city is a nothing short of a shopping paradise. And it's not only about Prada, Gucci and Hermes. Shopping enthusiasts can spend countless hours in fancy pop-up boutiques, bustling markets and young designer outlets, which contribute to the unique image of Shanghai as of the place where anyone can find something to suit their tastes.