It’s a very dynamic area with a lot of hustle and bustle. Fortunately Nanking Road West is blocked off to traffic, making it one huge shopping mall.
Shopping is not the only draw to this area however. Approaching the Huangpu River puts you in The Bund.
In The Bund you’ll also find a statue dedicated to the first mayor of Shanghai — General Chen Yi.
The Bund also gives you a fantastic across-the-river view of the Pudong area.
We’ll continue our tour of this and other areas of Shanghai on Wednesday and Friday. Until then click on any of the images below to bring up today’s slide show: