Shanghai is one of the world’s largest seaports. Formerly the largest metropolis of the Far East,? Shanghai has become China’s important center of economy,? finance, trade, science and technology,?information and culture.
As a noted historic and cultural city,? Shanghai attracts millions of tourists from home and abroad with its unique charm.
Shanghai is also a cherished paradise for gourmets,? boasting thousands of restaurants serving a complete list of well-known Chinese and international cuisines,? among which the Shanghai food enjoys particular popularity among overseas visitors.
Standing on the observation floor of the Oriental Pearl of TV Tower and looking around,? you will see across the Huangpu River the famous Bund lined up with a dazzling exhibition of architectural creations of international styles and the charming skyline of the whole city in the distance-endless soothing vistas that one will find it difficult to turn away from.
Chinese gardens can be divided into two categories, the imperial and the private. The for上海外滩介绍
mer are seen most frequently in northern China,? while more of the latter can be found in the south,? especially in Suzhou,? Wuxi and Nanjing.
Small and delicate, cleverly laid out and pleasing to the eye, the streams , bridges,rockeries and pavilions of a private Chinese garden reveal a natural beauty of their own.