After my epic trek through Bhutan and Nepal, I had one more night in Shanghai. I stayed at the Four Points Daning because the price was right and I wanted an inexpensive
This was a great discovery. It was like being in a lounge and flying first class without going anywhere.
This hotel is not centrally located. I would recommend Twelve at Hengshan in the French Concession or Le Royal Méridien if it's your first time in Shanghai and you want to be actually central.
In my Search libation TPOL’s Guide to Libations in Shanghai, I wrote that the street BBQs were gone. That is a sad development but not the end of all cheap eats.
Where can you find the best views of Shanghai? With buildings that are too tall, the answer is everywhere. Here are my favorites: