The Nanking Road shopping area is far from cheap. Remember that trip to the Beijing Jade Factory and Store? You certainly won’t beat those prices here in Shanghai.
There are some exquisite jade stores in this area, and some examples of jade for sale will be among the highest quality you’ll find anywhere. The problem is that you’ll easily spend three, four, five time or more than you would have for similar quality in Beijing at the government-owned outlet.
Still, it’s a fascinating place to visit. Click on any image below to bring up today’s slide show: