Wangjia Docks Fabric Market
Just outside the Old Town and once known as St Francis Xavier Church, this magnificent whitewashed cathedral is Shànghǎi’s oldest...
Mingtang Organic Dining
The only restaurant in the Cool Docks that seems to have taken off, Mingtang’s earth-coloured tones provide a soothing counterpoint to...
Shanghai Museum of Folk Collectibles
Located at the northern edge of the World Expo site and housed in the magnificent Sanshan Guildhall (1909), this fascinating museum...
Shanghai’s only gay disco at the time of writeup, D2 occupies a large space at the Cool Docks There’s a cruisey room (a mezzanine that...
Stiller’s Restaurant & Cooking School
Prices are certainly decadent at Stiller’s (restaurant, bar, deli and cooking school), but dishes are sublime, the evening Bund views...
Wangjia Docks Fabric Market information
Lonely Planet review
Those in the market for a luxurious silk quilt (comforter; 蚕丝被 ) should make the trek south to this fascinating neighbourhood, awash in tailors and fabric dealers. Quilts are sold by weight and size – figure on about Y650 for a queen-sized quilt weighing 2kg.