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Why Go?

Hipper than Hong Kong and more alluring than Beijing

Experience the beauty of Chinese art history at the Shanghai Museum

Decadent bars, stately colonial buildings, exclusive restaurants, art galleries, and spas

What To Skip

Trying to book a flight around Chinese New Year

What For:

Arts + Culture, Design + Architecture, Family, Food + Wine, Luxury, Nightlife, Shopping

When To Go:

April, May, September


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