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The best online Chinese courses to try in Shanghai
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The best online Chinese courses to try in Shanghai

Use this time staying at home to up your Mandarin skills

The ultimate guide to things to do at home right now
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The ultimate guide to things to do at home right now

Keep yourself entertained and sane while stuck at home

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The best home workouts to try right now
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The best home workouts to try right now

Burn it out, get back into shape and feel better

The latest from Shanghai

Shanghai Fashion Week has been postponed
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Shanghai Fashion Week has been postponed

As Shanghai businesses continue to face closures and cancellations, some of the latest news will affect the big tent over in Xintiandi

You'll now need to wear a mask on all city public transportation
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You'll now need to wear a mask on all city public transportation

If you're not already doing that anyway

How to sign up for notifications on 247tickets event cancellations
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How to sign up for notifications on 247tickets event cancellations

Some events may get cancelled during the novel coronavirus outbreak – this list may help

Cure rate of novel coronavirus patients continues to rise
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Cure rate of novel coronavirus patients continues to rise

Finally a bit of good news regarding the epidemic

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teamLab Borderless Shanghai

teamLab Borderless Shanghai

The Tokyo-based collective's first permanent outpost outside of Japan

Come From Away

Come From Away

Musicals don’t come much more low-key, wholesome or Canadian than Come from Away

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Latest restaurant reviews

Oxalis
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Oxalis

Live out the lady (or man) who lunches dream at version 2.0 of Jonas Noël's French-accented bistro

  • 3 out of 5 stars
JUJU
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JUJU

Worn out by fancy Bund-side dining? Cue up this high-energy all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue joint from the team behind The Cannery and The Nest

  • 4 out of 5 stars
Peking Inn
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Peking Inn

Take a peek into the capital's cuisine beyond Beijing roast duck

  • 3 out of 5 stars
BOR
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BOR

Nordic-bent restaurant where the boundary between kitchen and airy dining room has dissolved

  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Latest bar reviews

Chameleon
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Chameleon

An ever-changing bar and restaurant by Eddy Yang and Carson Xie

  • 4 out of 5 stars
Soul Sacred Space
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Soul Sacred Space

There’s no bad time to shout ‘shots, shots, shots’ at this cocktail bar

  • 3 out of 5 stars
The Odd Couple
Bars

The Odd Couple

A retro 1980's-themed cocktail bar from industry vets Shingo Gokan and Steve Schneider

  • 4 out of 5 stars
RIINK
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RIINK

A roller rink cocktail bar from a Shanghai dream team

  • 4 out of 5 stars

Shanghai area guides

Old Xuhui
Things to do

Old Xuhui

Boutiques, cafés, cocktail bars and restaurants in Old Xuhui

Xintiandi
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Xintiandi

Restaurants, shops, parks and a slice of Shanghai history in Xintiandi

Zhongshan Park
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Zhongshan Park

Parks, sites, shops, restaurants and things to do near Zhongshan Park

Jingan
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Jingan

Shops, restaurants, bars and cafes in Jingan

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