Lonely Planet - Pocket Guide - Shanghai
Art Deco architecture, gorgeous French Concession streetscapes, time-lapsing modern high-rises and charming 19th-century buildings: Shanghai's got 'em all, and the Shanghai Encounter guide gives you twice the city in half the time.
This pared-down number is ideal for quick trips - it's less accommodation, more neighbourhood highlights and the best of local knowledge.
- Full-colour pull-out map and detailed neighbourhood maps
- Places and addresses in Chinese script to help you get around
- Interviews with locals get you behind the scenes
- Events diary