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The new Shanghai Planetarium is totally out of this world
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The new Shanghai Planetarium is totally out of this world

To infinity... and beyond!

The best spicy cocktails in Shanghai
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The best spicy cocktails in Shanghai

From Sichuan pepper-topped to habanero chilli-infused, these cocktails will give your night an extra kick

The best barbecue in Shanghai

The best barbecue in Shanghai

Slow-cooked ribs, smoked brisket, skewers and more

The best art exhibitions in Shanghai right now
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Art planner: the Shanghai exhibits you need to see this summer

Cai Guo-Qiang, Joan Miró, John Armleder, Michelangelo Pistoletto and more

Here’s how to choose a perfect city bike for cycling in Shanghai
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Here’s how to choose a perfect city bike for cycling in Shanghai

City bike vs mountain bike? How many speeds? What kind of saddle? Your questions answered here

The latest from Shanghai

Save the date: Heritage Eats, Unravel x Lifeline, Healing Arts Festival
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Save the date: Heritage Eats, Unravel x Lifeline, Healing Arts Festival

Lots of food, lots of laughs and a bit of self-reflection

Club call: 4 new(ish) nightlife spots for your radar
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Club call: 4 new(ish) nightlife spots for your radar

Fizzing for a night out? Stay up until the sunrises at these new clubs

A wonderfully colourful street art exhibition is now at Bund 18
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A wonderfully colourful street art exhibition is now at Bund 18

We could all use a bit of colour in our lives right now

Victor Vieira on MasterChef fame, overrated dishes and nudes
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Victor Vieira on MasterChef fame, overrated dishes and nudes

Tomatito's new chef relives his stint on the show and talks scallops, spices and more

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The best upcoming Shanghai events

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Latest restaurant and bar openings

Bonica
Restaurants

Bonica

Grilled Mediterranean-style meats, seafood and more in a sleek, trendy setting

Maolago
Restaurants

Maolago

Guizhou-inspired restaurant from the Oha Group

Ottimo
Restaurants

Ottimo

An elegant-but-casual European-Asian eatery from the people behind SOiF

Hundo
Restaurants

Hundo

Hip Japanese izakaya and lounge from Justin Xu (who started the uber-popular High Yaki on Jianguo Lu)

Grand Banks
Bars

Grand Banks

An impressive bar and lounge situated in a historic 100-year-old building

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Shanghai area guides

Old Xuhui
Things to do

Old Xuhui

Boutiques, cafés, cocktail bars and restaurants in Old Xuhui

Xintiandi
Things to do

Xintiandi

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

Zhongshan Park
Things to do

Zhongshan Park

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

Jingan
Things to do

Jingan

Shops, restaurants, bars and cafes in Jingan

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