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Things to do and places to go in Shanghai

A cheat's guide to Dragon Boat Festival in Shanghai
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A cheat's guide to Dragon Boat Festival in Shanghai

Where to watch the races, eat the zongzi and much more

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The best late-night things to do in Shanghai
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The best late-night things to do in Shanghai

Places to party, eat, drink and play from dusk 'til dawn

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There are 2 new 5km running tracks around Century Park
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There are 2 new 5km running tracks around Century Park

A walk (or run) in the park

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Shanghai is getting a Hello Kitty indoor theme park next year
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Shanghai is getting a Hello Kitty indoor theme park next year

Covering an area the size of five Olympic swimming pools on Nanjing Dong Lu

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Things to do in Shanghai

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Shanghai news

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Explore Shanghai

Spring in Shanghai
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Spring in Shanghai

Enjoy the spring sun with outdoor activities, terrace bars, city walks and more

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Shanghai by bike
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Shanghai by bike

Great cycling routes in and around Shanghai

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Rainy day Shanghai
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Rainy day Shanghai

The best things to do in Shanghai when it rains

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Old Shanghai
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Old Shanghai

Explore the city's past with our guide to disappearing neighbourhoods, historic buildings and more

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Shanghai walks
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Shanghai walks

Explore the city on foot with the best walks in Shanghai

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Shanghai museums

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Shanghai parks & gardens

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The best of Shanghai

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Inside Job: Candy floss vendor
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Inside Job: Candy floss vendor

Time Out's John Ovans goes for a spin making candy floss art

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Inside Job: LEGO Master Model Builder
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Inside Job: LEGO Master Model Builder

Time Out's John Ovans tries bricking it as a LEGO Master

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Inside job: Dog carer
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Inside job: Dog carer

John Ovans tries a day in the life of a Buddydog canine carer

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Inside Job: Butcher
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Inside Job: Butcher

John Ovans tries every job in Shanghai. This month: butcher

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Meet Shanghai's residents

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