Metro Shanghai

Italian students in China follow in the footsteps of Marco Polo

Back in the 13th century, a young Italian merchant named Marco Polo made his way to China via the ancient Silk Road. Stories of his adventures, encounters and observations were later compiled into The Travels of Marco Polo, one of the most well-known travelogues among Italians looking to trade with China.

Intelligent toilet paper

After scanning the QR code on the machine and logging onto a program, users will be issued an 80-centimeter long tissue paper.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/9 18:48:39

American dancing troupe teaches students at New York University Shanghai

Qarrianne Blayr, a female dancer from DCDC, enlivened the atmosphere through a set of body language moves, twisting her body exaggeratedly, shaking her limbs with rhythm and showing funny expressions, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/9 18:43:40

Immersive nostalgia show staged at Shanghai Dashijie

Meet 1978 is an immersive exhibition featuring the recreated scenes of lane houses, family lives and old neighborhoods of Shanghai in the early stages of China's reform and opening-up, displaying ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/9 18:38:40

Why this actress became more popular after a second divorce

The failure of her marriage didn't seem to affect the mood and career of the 32-year actress.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 19:03:39

Over 20 million railway trips made in region

Most trips was made for family visits or sight-seeing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:58:40

Shanghai's Golden Week holiday travel trends

Traveling abroad has been on the rise due to rising consumption levels of Chinese citizens and increasing facilitation of cross-border traffic and entry and exit procedures.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:58:40

Shanghai devilwood

Osmanthus has blossomed throughout the city recently, attracting droves of residents and tourists to admire the fragrant flower.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:58:39

Inter-provincial card offers economical tourism options for Yangtze River Delta region

Taking advantage of China's high-speed railway system, the Yangtze River Delta region is trying to establish the same-city effect which makes traveling around the region more easy and convenient.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:53:39

Flowers of the night

A woman takes photos of lanterns designed by intangible cultural heritage inheritors at Shanghai's Jinjiang Park on Sunday evening, the last day of the National Day holiday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:38:40

Market for hairy crustaceans from Yangcheng Lake disrupted by counterfeits

They claimed the crabs were authentic, with some even tagging them with anti-counterfeiting bar codes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:38:40

Xinjiang students in Shanghai help bridge east and west China

Xinjiang Class, according to the official media reports, aims to quicken the pace of personnel training for all ethnic groups in Xinjiang and promote co-prosperity for everyone.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 18:13:40

Back to work

Authorities arranged additional trains and management forces to ensure safe trips.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:48:39

Shanghai's National Day light show needs a big upgrade

Today, the National Day light show is far more gorgeous, but in terms of impression, it can not compare to the light shows I watched when I was a child.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:38:39

High days and holidays

During China's week-long National Day holiday, many scenic spots of Shanghai welcomed huge crowds of tourists from all over country, contributing to the special view of the Golden Week.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:33:41

Metropolis prepares for forthcoming CIIE

Over 5,000 volunteers are involved in the expo.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:33:40

Over 300 electric taxies to serve import expo

The new expo cars have comfortable seats and ample foot room. They are also equipped with intelligent recording functions which allow the car company to monitor service.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:33:39


As a program of the 20th China Shanghai International Arts Festival, the opera Tosca will be staged by Teatro Carlo Felice at Daning Theatre on October 20 and 21.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:28:39

Shanghai selects the most beautiful public toilets citywide

The public toilets on this list stand out for different reasons.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:18:40