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The ultimate, most comprehensive guide to travelling in Shanghai includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets – all the essentials to get to the heart of Shanghai.
This guide is the result of indepth research by two dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Singapore, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed.
Regions covered: Old Town, French Concession, Jing'an, Pudong, Hongkou & North Shanghai, Xujiahui & South Shanghai, West Shanghai
Inside Lonely Planet Shanghai:Full color styling and imagesClear, easy-to-read color mapsA brilliant new page layout for fast and hassle-free reading while on the goUp-to-date recommended points-of-interest – covering eating, sleeping, going out, shopping, activities and attractionsIn-depth features to uncover the world's iconic sightsHundreds of money saving tipsOur latest trip planning tools to help you get around smoothlyAdditional sections including Top Experiences, in-depth coverage of Top Sights, History, Architecture and an A-Z survival guide.
Special eBook enhancementsScalable maps – enabling you to zoom in for greater detailComprehensive interlinking – enabling you to seamlessly flip between pages, jump between maps and reviews, or visit the websites of places we recommendSearch – go straight to what you are looking for with the inbuilt search capabilityAdd notes – touch a word to add notes and personalize your guidebookBookmark – use bookmarks to quickly return to a pageDictionary – look up the meaning of any wordPlus pinch and zoom images and scalable font size
Written and researched by Damian Harper, Christopher Pitts