Shanghai Exhibiton Centre (SEC)'s neighborhood is the Jing'an Temple, while the main artery of excitement and entertainment is West Nanjing Road. Close to the Former French Concession, the area has a similar draw for foreign residents but displays a more commercial character. There are several ways to get to Shanghai Exhibition Centre:
There are various airlines flying into Shanghai, please check on the relevant websites below for flights.
From the airport:
Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport: Metro Line 2, exit from Jingansi stop. 30' by taxi, approx. £10.
Book your flights: www.ctrip.com
From the train station:
Shanghai Station:Metro Line 1 to People Square stop, transfer Metro Line 2 to Jingansi stop.
Hongqiao Station: Metro Line 2, exit from Jingansi stop.
Book your trains: www.12306.cn
No. 20, 24, 37, 921, 206, exit from Nanjing Xi road Shanxi Bei road stop.
Shanghai, on China’s central coast, is the country's biggest city and a global financial hub. Its heart is the Bund, a famed waterfront promenade lined with colonial-era buildings. Across the Huangpu River rises the Pudong district’s futuristic skyline, including 632m Shanghai Tower and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, with distinctive pink spheres. Sprawling Yu Garden has traditional pavilions, towers and ponds.
7mins to Nanjing Road
This is the oldest shopping street in Shanghai and it joins the Bund to Yan’an West Street and Jing’an Temple with 5.5 km of shops. There are over 600 stores along Nanjing Road, whatever gifts you want to take home with you, you’ll find them here.
15mins to The Bund
The Bund also known as Shongshan Dong Yi Lu, this is the famous waterfront symbol which stretches for 1.5 km between two bridges – Waibaidu and Nanpu. There are 26 buildings in the Bund which include different styles of architecture – from Gothic to Renaissance, Baroque to Classical.
10mins to Oriental Pearl Tower
The Oriental Pearl Radio & TV Tower is a TV tower in Shanghai, China. Its location at the tip of Lujiazui in the Pudong district by the side of Huangpu River, opposite The Bund, makes it a distinct landmark in the area.
10mins to Jin Mao Building
The Jin Mao Tower, also known as the Jinmao Building or Jinmao Tower, is an 88-story landmark skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China. It is 420.5 metres tall and is the 18th tallest building in the world.
16mins to Shanghai Tower
The Shanghai Tower is a 632-metre (2,073 ft), 127-story megatall skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai. As of 2016, it is the world's second-tallest building by height to architectural top, the world's tallest building by height to highest usable floor , and the world's third-tallest structure.
35mins to Shanghai Disneyland
Shanghai Disneyland is a theme park featuring attractions, entertainment, restaurants, shops and more created especially for China at Shanghai Disney Resort.