Xian Yue Hien
Shànghǎi’s poshest and most popular yoga centre offers a full range of classes in Ashtanga yoga, along with hot (Bikram) yoga, which...
Changning Tennis Club
These hard courts are fairly central, in the French Concession off Huashan Rd, next to Time Passage. It’s Y30 per hour during day, Y70...
Propaganda Poster Art Centre
If phalanxes of red tractors, bumper harvests, muscled peasants and lantern-jawed proletariats fire you up, this small gallery in the...
Smacked by backhand volleys and aces from the adjacent tennis courts, Time Passage has real staying power, clocking up almost 20 years...
Ginger guarantees on-the-spot release from Shanghai’s urban turmoil. Enjoy light meals (Asian, French and veggie options), coffee and...
849 Huashan Rd; 华山路849号 · interesting places nearby
Xian Yue Hien information
The Dǐng Xiāng Garden, originally built for the concubine of a Qing-dynasty mandarin, is reserved for retired Communist Party cadres, so to peek behind the undulating dragon wall, you need to dine here. At the pointy end, seafood dishes can get very expensive, but the real draw is the dim sum, served overlooking the lawn on mornings and afternoons.
Stroll past the octogenarian officials in wheelchairs reminiscing about the good old days. Take a taxi here and reserve ahead.