Shanghai

Shanghai is the largest and most developed city in , the country's main center for finance and fashion, and one of the world's most populous and important cities.

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The is the area of Shanghai that the French government administered from 1849 until 1946. Photo: 韩笃一, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of Shanghai on the eastern side of the Huang Pu river, an ultra-modern business hub full of high-rise buildings including several of the world's tallest. Photo: Carlos Adampol Galindo, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the primary international airport serving Shanghai, and a major aviation hub for . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in Shanghai. The term "Pudong" is somewhat ambiguous; Wikivoyage has two articles covering parts of Pudong New Area: Nanhui is no longer an official administrative district, though the term is still is widespread use. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is an administrative district of Shanghai, the traditional center of the city, with People's Square, the Bund, the East Nanjing Road pedestrian mall and many other attractions. Photo: Jhong, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in downtown Shanghai. It is named after the historic Temple, and its transport hub is the Temple metro station. Photo: Vmenkov, CC BY-SA 3.0.

District, is a municipal district of Shanghai Municipality, . Photo: Baycrest, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a district of Shanghai, a suburb on the northern boundary of Shanghai Municipality. Photo: Tim Wang, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is on the northeast side of Shanghai. The district is most known for Stadium, Shanghai University's campus and Lu Xun Park. Photo: Rjanag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of Shanghai Municipality consisting of three islands; from largest to smallest: Island, Changxing Island and Hengsha Island. Photo: triplefivechina, CC BY 2.0.

is a district on the West side of Shanghai, largely residential but with attractions such as the Shanghai Zoo and several large shopping malls. Photo: Andrewssi2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of Shanghai, a suburb north of the center with some coastline along the Yangtse River. Photo: fish4fish, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of Shanghai, one of the inner ring of suburbs. Photo: Jucember, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburban district of Shanghai. It is located on the Southwest corner of Shanghai Municipality, bordering province. Photo: Jetlife2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sōngjiāng is a district of Shanghai, southwest of downtown and west of . Photo: Huai-Chun Hsu, CC BY 2.0.

is a district of Shanghai, a suburb on the western edge of Shanghai Municipality. Photo: BrokenSphere, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburban district of Shanghai. By Shanghai standards it is almost rural, but it has a population of over a million and considerable development, mainly residential and industrial. Photo: Fayhoo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the districts that comprise the city centre of Shanghai. Photo: Laird Rawsthorne, CC BY 2.0.

is a district in Shanghai, located North of Suzhou Creek. Photo: Tom Page, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a township in the of Shanghai. Photo: BrokenSphere, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the area inside the ancient walled city of Shanghai; it is one of the most picturesque areas of the city, with many buildings in traditional Chinese style. Photo: Haros, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the Southern part of the in Shanghai. Photo: fsfssw, CC BY 3.0.

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The Oriental Pearl Radio & Television Tower is a TV tower in Shanghai. is situated 4 km northeast of Shanghai. Photo: Airunp, Public domain.

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The , also known as the Jinmao Building or Jinmao Tower, is an 88-story landmark skyscraper in Lujiazui, , Shanghai, China. is situated 4½ km northeast of Shanghai. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a 632-metre, 128-story megatall skyscraper in Lujiazui, , Shanghai. is situated 4½ km east of Shanghai. Photo: Baycrest, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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is situated 2 km north of Shanghai. Photo: Baycrest, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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