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About Shanghai, China __ History, geography, culture and much more. - illustrated - From asianinfo.org - http://www.asianinfo.org/asianinfo/shanghai/shanghai.htm 


History of Shanghai __ "Before the formation of Shanghai city, Shanghai was part of Songjiang county (???), governed by Suzhou prefecture (???). From the time of the Song Dynasty (960-1279), Shanghai gradually became a busy seaport, outgrowing its political jurisdictions (for instance, Songjiang (??) today is one of 18 districts within Shanghai)." an encyclopedic article. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shanghai#History

 
Image Gallery __ You will find a small gallery of click-to-enlarge photo images. - illustrated - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/destinations/asia/china/shanghai/images 

 


 
Photo Gallery __ You will find several galleries of click-to-enlarge photos of Shanghai. - illustrated - From about.com - http://chineseculture.about.com/library/gallery/shanghai/blgshanghai.htm 


Shanghai __ You will find an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. "...situated on the banks of the Yangtze River Delta in East China, is the largest city of the People's Republic of China and the eighth largest in the world. Widely regarded as the citadel of China's modern economy, the city also serves as one of the most important cultural, commercial, financial, industrial and communications centers of China." This and more. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shanghai 

 

 


Shanghai Airport Authority __ You will find general information and information about flight times. - illustrated - From shanghaiairport.com - http://www.shanghaiairport.com/en/index.jsp 


Shanghai Daily __ Online newspaper. - illustrated - From Shanghai Daily Company - http://202.101.38.80/

Shanghai Municipality __ Official website for the city. You may have to do a horizontal scroll to find all the information. What looks like a page with no text may be only a page with text hidden off to the right someplace. - illustrated - From City of Shanghai - http://www.shanghai.gov.cn/shanghai/node8059/index.html 

 

Shanghai, Shanghai Forecast : Weather Underground __ Current and forecast weather conditions for Shanghai. - From wunderground.com - http://www.wunderground.com/global/stations/58362.html 

 


Shanghai Travel Information __ "Shanghai is a scintillating city swirling with rapid cultural change. Since market restrictions were lifted, Shanghai has embraced the forces of business and design and rewritten its rule book shaping a fresh, new city that is sophisticated, innovative and living a life it has never lived before." This and more. - illustrated - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/destinations/asia/china/shanghai 


Shanghai World Expo __ "China owes its successful bid for the World Exposition in 2010 to the international community's support for and confidence in its reform and opening-up. The Exposition will be the first registered World Exposition in a developing country, which gives expression to the expectations the world's people place on China's future development." Looks like a grand time is in the works for all. - illustrated - From expo2010china.com - http://www.expo2010china.com/expo/expoenglish/index.html
 

 

 

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