Dating in Shanghai
is a fickle beast. Despite being the world's most populous city proper, it can be a lonely place, with finding someone you connect with often proving to be a challenge. Apps
like Tantan and Tinder don't quite offer 'love at first swipe' as anticipated, and it's so busy, chances are you'll never see that guy/girl you locked eyes with on the metro ever again.
So when you do meet someone, it's important to hit it off early - you only get one chance at a first impression, after all. Luckily for you, we've put together a list of Shanghai-specific pick-up lines that are sure-fire conversation starters...