Shiliupu Street

On August 26, 2011, in Modern Architecture, Places of Interest, Rivers & Gorges, Shanghai, by Jack Li

The Shiliupu Street is outside the Baodai Gate. To the east of the Shiliupu street is the Huangpu River, to the west of the Shiliupu street is Fengdan Road. Taiping Lane is in the south of the Shiliupu Street and Longtan Road is in the north of the Shiliupu Street. The street is near to […]

Huangpu Park

On August 26, 2011, in Parks & Gardens, Places of Interest, Shanghai, by Jack Li

The Huangpu Park is the first official park in Shanghai. The park is at the No. 28 on the Zhongshandongyi Road. The park is connected with the Huangpu River in the east and the Suzhou River in the north. To the west of the park is the Huangpu River and to the south of the […]

Tourist Tunnel

On August 26, 2011, in Activities, Places of Interest, Shanghai, Transportation, by Jack Li

The location of Tourist Tunnel is between Puxi Nanjing East Roas and the Oriental Pearl of Pudong Lujiazui. It is the first artificial tunnel used for cross the river. It has 646.70 meters long and finished in 2000. People can get in or out the entrance by escalators and the handicapped can take hydraulic elevator. […]

Chenyi Square

On August 26, 2011, in Modern Architecture, Places of Interest, Shanghai, by Jack Li

Chenyi Square is at the end of Shili Nanjing Road in Shanghai. The first mayor of Shanghai in new China is Chenyi and his statue stands in the square. The bronze Statue is 5.6 meters high and faces the south. The base of the statue was made in red polished granite and it is 3.5 […]

The Shanghai Bund (Waitan)

On August 26, 2011, in Modern Architecture, Must-sees, Places of Interest, Shanghai, by Jack Li

The Shanghai Bund (simplified Chinese: 外滩; traditional Chinese: 外灘pinyin: wài tān; literally “the Bund”) is also called the first road of Zhongshan east. It is located in the west of the Huangpu River. In the west of The Shanghai Bund, there are 52 buildings with different styles. For example, Rome buildings, Gothic buildings, European buildings […]

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Oriental Pearl TV Tower Travel Tips

On August 25, 2011, in Modern Architecture, Places of Interest, Shanghai, Travel Info, by Jack Li

Oriental Pearl TV Tower has 15 observation decks. The highest observation deck-Space Cabin is situated in the 350 meters. Lower is the main deck, it is in the 263 meters. The outdoor observation decks are in 259 meters and 90 meters. The revolving restaurant is in the 267 meters. Except for sightseeing, Oriental Pearl TV […]

Cruise Terminal

On August 25, 2011, in Places of Interest, Rivers & Gorges, Shanghai, Transportation, by Jack Li

Situated inside the LujiazuiRiversideGarden on Huangpu River bank, the Cruise Terminal is an attraction assembles sightseeing, entertainment, carting and more.  The Mingyuan Hotel (also known as Seagull Boat House) has a four—floor restaurant which can contain 1500 guests at the same time.  To provide comprehensive service, Banquet Hall, Multiple-function Hall and Sightseeing room are set […]

Revolving Restaurant

On August 25, 2011, in Modern Architecture, Places of Interest, Shanghai, by Jack Li

Having won fame both at home and abroad, the Revolving Restaurant is situated on the 267 high sphere of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower.  Covering an area of 1,500sqm, it can hold 350 guests at the same time.  The Revolving Restaurant stands proudly on the summit of Shanghai depending on its picturesque scenery which is […]

Shanghai Municipal History Museum

On August 25, 2011, in Museums, Places of Interest, Shanghai, by Jack Li

Shanghai Municipal History Museum is the specialized museum to introduce the development history of Shanghai over the past century. It is situated in the Lingmi Hall of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower. Its display area is over 6,000 squares. On May 12, it was officially opened. The museum is a creative history display which combined […]

Oriental Pearl

On August 25, 2011, in Modern Architecture, Places of Interest, Shanghai, by Jack Li

Oriental Pearl is a short title of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower.  Situated on the bank of Huangpu River and started on June30th, 1991, the construction project was finished on October1st, 1994.  Chinese Chairman Jiang Zemin once inscribed for the tower in 1994.  As the new tourist landmark of Shanghai, it is an attraction that […]

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