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“The iconics” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Bund (Wai Tan)

The Bund (Wai Tan)
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Private Shanghai Day Tour: Jewish Refugees Culture And The Bund Architectural...
Ranked #1 of 1,305 things to do in Shanghai
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: This is a designated section of Shanghai’s port along the Huang Pu River lined with beautiful neo-classical buildings and a waterfront promenade that is packed with tourists, locals and street sellers.
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“The iconics”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Just great to be walking by something as iconic as this - the bund, the river, the peace hotel and watching what the people do!

Visited May 2013
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Anaheim, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Good History lesson”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Nice to see old European architecture on one side of river and modern on the other. Nice photo opportunity. Interesting for walking tour

Visited May 2013
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Santa Monica, California
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“always an historic walk”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Although gentrified like most of Shanghai...a fun stroll with amazing views, Best to head down some side alleys to get off the beaten path--if that is possible? A must visit...it is the Wai Ttan after all!

Visited April 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Frankly, one of the must see and do things in the world of travel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Its no secret that the world is moving to Asia. This is a one of those places that you have physically go to and walk through to qualify as a world traveller; like walking around the Sydney Opera House while looking at the Sydney Harbour Bridge; looking at Buckingham palace or the Eiffel Tower, the Pyramids, driving over the Golden Gate bridge, or climbing through the temple at Borobudur in Indonesia.

Its particularly beautiful at night, but also well worth a stroll during the day. Gee, the world has changed in my lifetime, China used to be an absolute hole in the ground just 30 years ago, now look at it.

Visited May 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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“Just a walk”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

It was very nice to stroll along the Bund next to the river, it was a nice clear day and the temperature was just right. A lot of people as you would expect, but still plenty of room to take photos etc.

Visited May 2013
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