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Xujiahui

Xujiahui, commercial area of Shanghai

Located in the southwestern part of the metropolis of Shanghai, Xujiahui has a history of 600 years. With the arrival of the 21st century, it unfolds its charm with a completely new look, as another downtown district of Shanghai to emerge as a result of the city's structural reform and opening up.

Xujiahui is a passageway to the city proper from Shanghai's suburban districts of Minhang, Songjiang, Fengxian and Jinshan, and neighboring provinces and municipalities. Xujiahui has dozens of bus routes, access to the No.1 subway, the inner and outer overhead ring roads and the light railway, giving it a rapid and modern network of communications.

With a long history and accumulation of culture, Xujiahui has an abundance of talented people in the fields of education, medicine and scientific research. It is also an ideal residential area. modern commercial plazas, including Dongfang, Taipingyang, Huimin and Huilian.

Today the commercial center has expanded to include large-scale specialized markets dealing in telecommunications equipment, computers, furniture, building materials, etc. They are connected to each other by corridors and bridges. The Hengshanlu Recreation Street is a special attraction for visitors from both home and abroad.

How to Get to Xujiahui
1. Take bus no. 42, 43, 50, 167, 198, 205, 303, 548, 732, 816, 824, 830, 920, 926, 931, 946, 957, Xumin Line to Xujiahui.
2. Take subway line 1, 9 or 11 and get off at Xujiahui Station.


Shanghai Travel Tips

Night Life
Shanghai, as a most open and liveliest city, is also the paradise for entertainment. The city exudes its magnetic air everywhere with its traditional traits mixed with a dense modern breath. The local and popular opera at the common theaters, the symphony and ballet performances in the large theaters, the shining neon lights along the wide streets at night, the jazz music in the top restaurants and the Chinese classical music in the typical southern China garden, Yuyuan Garden, the discotheques and the all-night cinemas truly excite the senses if you let them. The city is also engulfed in colorful festivals almost every month of the year, such as the impressive bell-striking on Chinese New Year's Eve and temple fair in the Lunar March in the famous Longhua Temple. The city's many other festivals include flower, tea, fashion, music, film, tourism, magic, TV, health, marathon, art exposition, etc.

Shopping & Dining
As a dream destination for shopping, Shanghai boasts stars of large shopping cities, malls, markets and streets that sell all kinds of world brands, fashions, antiques and other local products. The four most flourishing shopping centers - Yuyuan Shopping City, Xujiahui Shopping City, New Shanghai Shopping City and Jiali Sleepless City and streets like Nanjing Road and Huaihai Road are often bustling with shoppers and visitors of different skins. Coming to Shanghai, you can also have a taste of the delicious dishes of different cuisines, including the various distinctive Chinese cuisines, KFC, authentic French dishes and other western food. Chinese tea houses and western pubs also abound.

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