Your ultimate guide to Shanghai for families

Your guide to Shanghai's best events & things to do with kids, family-friendly restaurants, international schools and education, travel destinations & classes for kids

How to keep your Shanghai home bug free
Health & Wellness

As the heat rises in Shanghai, things get jumping, crawling and slithering. Try these tips to keep the bugs at bay

Sam Smith announces Shanghai concert date
News

Sam Smith announces Shanghai concert date

The writing's on the wall for October 23

6 great parenting podcasts to tune into this summer
Schools & Education

6 great parenting podcasts to tune into this summer

These shows for mums and dads offer guidance, tell relatable stories, and will make you laugh so hard you'll cry

Where to watch the World Cup in Shanghai
Things to do

Where to watch the World Cup in Shanghai 2018

A round-up of sports bars for you to catch the live action excitement

Great summer camps for Shanghai kids

The best summer camps for kids this year in Shanghai
Classes & Courses

The best summer camps for kids this year in Shanghai

Have your little ones discover a new hobby or dive deeper into an existing one with these cool camps

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5 new Shanghai fitness studios to check out this summer
News

5 new Shanghai fitness studios to check out this summer

Because you're gonna be sweaty all summer anyways...

Shanghai international schools ranked the world's most expensive...again
News

Shanghai international schools ranked the world's most expensive...again

Turns out giving your six-year-old an international education here might cost more than you pay in rent

Parenting fails of the month: our favourite June mishaps
News

Parenting fails of the month: our favourite June mishaps

Sometimes we're bad mums and dads, okay? Laugh now and deny later

Date night: 3 recently opened Shanghai restaurants to try this month
News

Date night: 3 recently opened Shanghai restaurants to try this month

It's easy to let quality time spent as a couple slip through the net. Next time you're due for a night out, try one of these date-friendly spots

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The best of summer in Shanghai for families

11 amazing China holidays to take with your kids this summer
Living in Shanghai

11 amazing China holidays to take with your kids this summer

There’s so much to explore in China as a family that if you’re only staying in the country for a few years, you need to make every holiday count

The best ice cream shops in Shanghai
Food & Drink

The best ice cream shops in Shanghai

Upgrade your family’s ice cream game this summer with these top scoops, cups and cones

Escape Shanghai with this family guide to Moganshan
Travel

Escape Shanghai with this family guide to Moganshan

Stuart Lancaster accounts for his journey to Shanghai's infamous retreat

Shanghai's best brunches
Restaurants

Shanghai's best brunches

Our favourite spots for the most important meal of the week

The best Mummy and Me classes in Shanghai
Classes & Courses

The best Mummy and Me classes in Shanghai

From music to dancing, swimming to cooking, English to art, here are the top classes for parents and kids

The best pollution-busting air purifiers for every budget
Shopping

The best pollution-busting air purifiers for every budget

Protect the kids from harmful pollutants in Shanghai with these gadgets

Shanghai's best pools and water parks

Shanghai's best swimming pools and water parks
Things to do

Shanghai's best swimming pools and water parks

The best places to splash out this summer

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Everything & Nothing

Everything & Nothing

Yuz Museums brings Rain Room and other works from Random International to Shanghai

Every day except Monday
Yuz Museum
Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story

See how iconic Star Wars character Han Solo came to be

25 May - 25 Jun
Cinemas around Shanghai
Kinky Boots

Kinky Boots

Cyndi Lauper's fabulous footwear-based musical has a real kick to it

11 Jul
Shanghai Culture Square
Rosé Revolution 2018
Things to doBuy tickets

Rosé Revolution 2018

A rooftop festival of pink wine. Yes way rosé!

14 Jul
Banyan Tree Shanghai on The Bund
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