Shanghai-the biggest city of China

With the population of 20,000,000, Shanghai is the biggest and most developed city in China. Shanghai, located in the center of eastern China is one of the most important economic centers in Asia. Shanghai has been experiencing fast development continuously in the past 30 years.

Shanghai's fast development catches people's attention from around the world. Millions of people, not only from China, but also from different countries of the world rush to Shanghai for its prosperous city life, career opportunities and its east-west harmonized culture. The American Disney comes too. The world's 6th Disneyland will be soon built up in Pudong, Shanghai.

Taking over the 88-stoery Shanghai Jin Mao Tower, the 101-storey Shanghai World Financial Center becomes the tallest building in China, meanwhile Shanghai Tower with 127 floors has already been under construction. These China's top 3 shooting-up skyscrapers stand erect at Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone on the east side of Huangpu River, Shanghai. Lujiazui is China's largest gathering of financial institutions. More and more banks from home and abroad move to Lujiazui zone. Shanghai is developing into an international financial center. Shanghai is the largest cargo shipping port and the second largest container shipping harbor in the world. Known as "The Pearl of The East", Shanghai's natural endowment and sound infrastructure make it the easy and obvious choice for the international finance and shipping center.

Shanghai becomes more brilliant than ever because of 2010 world comprehensive exhibitions (World Expo). World Expo are galleries of human inspirations and thoughts. The World Expositions have attained increasing prominence as grand events for economic, scientific, technological and cultural exchanges. There are more than 200 various styled pavilions and exhibiting halls where different countries and regions display its civilizations. 70,000,000 people from around the world come to visit the World Expo in Shanghai.

Shanghai has built up advanced modern transportation system. There are two big international airports, Pudong International Airport and Hongqiao International Airport. Frequent flights connect Shanghai with almost all the major cities around the world. Shanghai has the biggest metro line system in the world.

Everyday, as many as 5,000,000 people take subway in Shanghai. And the advanced high way system connects all the main roads, providing quick road transportation inside and outside the city.

Shanghai is the famous tourist resort. It may worth you to spend a few days to visit sceneries and relics. The Bund, Yuyuan Garden, People's square, museums, China Pavilion of World Expo, religious cultures etc. are all famous landmarks that tourists can not miss. Eating and shopping in Shanghai is another entertainment for all travelers.

More than 300 international trade shows are held in Shanghai each year, more than 4,000,000 professionals come around the world to attend various trade shows in Shanghai. Shanghai is an international meeting resort where business people come to trade and network.

Shanghai, the international metropolis, is full of business opportunities and fun. Come to visit the charming city, there is more to enjoy.

Famous Scenic Spots in Shanghai

Oriental Pearl Tower Shanghai Museum Tianzifang
Xintiandi Yu Garden Zhujiajiao Ancient Town