St Nicholas Church
A short walk west along Gaolan Rd from Fùxīng Park is rewarded by the distinctive shape of the vacant, and now derelict, St Nicholas...
Centre of Jewish Studies Shànghǎi
The centre offers one-day tours (for groups only) of Jewish Shànghǎi with English- and Hebrew-speaking guides; it also has a fine...
This leafy spot with a large lawn, laid out by the French in 1909 and later used by the Japanese as a parade ground in the late 1930s,...
There’s nothing particularly special about Windows, but in a city that has few places to get cheap drinks, Y15 Tsingtaos and a pool...
Lei Garden Restaurant
This authentic, bustling dim-sum restaurant makes a good lunch spot if you’re on the shopping trail in the area. They get through an...
30 Sinan Rd; 思南路30号 · interesting places nearby
This rammed Cantonese diner does its best to teleport you to 1950s Hong Kong, with old-style tiled floors, whirring ceiling fans and even an antique Coca-Cola ice box to set the scene. You’ll need to wait to get a table, so use the time wisely and peruse the menu of classic comfort food (curries, sweet-and-sour pork) in advance.