price quality wise this hotel was pretty decent. It's quite far from most tourist attractions though, but it's within walking distance of a subway station and taxi's are pretty affordable in Shanghai. It helps to speak some chinese (Shanghainese or Mandarin) or have addresses you're traveling to written down in Mandarin (tip: give the address card upside down, some of... More
Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
West of Shanghai’s better-known business, cultural and entertainment centers, lies an expansive area of residential neighborhoods peppered with lifestyle pockets that have their own unique attractions. The schools have formed pockets of international communities throughout Gubei, Hongqiao and Minhang. Quite a few entertainment and shopping centers have built up over the years to cater to these communities. While living here means you are relatively far away from Shanghai’s usual hot spots, the large parks, spacious homes and proximity to great Japanese and Korean food keep the neighborhoods popular.
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