Shanghai

The Truth About Shanghai

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Whether you’re going as part of a larger trip to China or just because, 3 days in Shanghai is all you need for a proper introduction.

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The SAR and the City Above the Sea

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There are countless important distinctions between these two cities—and not just that the citizens of one speak Cantonese and the others definitely don’t.

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Is Beijing or Shanghai Better for You?

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Many people weigh in on the eternal Beijing vs Shanghai debate—but few, frankly, are qualified to do so.

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Splendid Shanghai Starts Here

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Whether you’re going as part of a larger trip to China or just because, this Shanghai itinerary is all you need for a proper introduction.

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Three Splendid Days in Shanghai

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Whether you’re going as part of a larger trip to China or just because, three days in Shanghai is all you need for a proper introduction.

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My Favorite Asia City Breaks

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If you’re traveling in the Far East and need a respite from your roaming, check out my recommendations for the best city breaks in Asia.

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Pearl of the Orient

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To honor the five year anniversary of my move to Shanghai – and the difficulties I faced while living there – I traveled back to the city to make peace.

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Trip Ideas: China 101

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This China travel itinerary is by no means the only way to go about a two- or three-week trip to China, but it does provide you with a travel template I have personally tested and enjoyed.

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