1. Shanghai Waitan
Waitan is located in Shanghai “Mother River” Huangpu River and Suzhou River intersection, North Rise Bridge, south to Goose An Donglu all the way, east of the Huangpu River, west of the Wanguo Building Expo Group, the total length of about 1300 meters, a crescent-shaped. Waitan tourist area has a unique landscape, including a bridge (lifting bridge) of a corridor (Huangpu River), a platform (signal station), the Waitan building area of the World Architecture Expo Group, as well as 16 paved north-South Wharf (now 16 water tourism Center) Suzhou River, Hongkou Riverside and other World Architecture Expo Group History is the most valuable, For the National key Cultural Relics Protection Units, Waitan is also listed as the first batch of Chinese historical and cultural blocks Waitan historical evolution is roughly divided into three stages, the first phase of the formation of the period from 1843 to 1885, from the Jiangnan traditional suburban countryside to the international business community transformation. The second phase of the development period of 1886 years-the most representative second-generation customs building during 1915, the opening of trams, the construction of the new building in Shanghai, etc., the third stage of maturity from 1916 to 1937, the completion of the Asian building, the completion of the HSBC building, and the completion of the new customs building of the sister HSBC building. So far, Waitan has been known as the “Far East financial Center.” After the founding of the People’s Republic of China, the flood wall was transformed into the famous lover wall of the 80, Waitan two times on the eve of the World Expo, now Waitan, the river to form a ground square, empty box flood wall, three layers of Landscape Boulevard, the ground in turn to expand Huangpu Park Square, Chen Yi Square, Financial Plaza, Website station website Signal These four squares are like four dazzling pearls. Waitan lighting positioning in the “Shanghai Feelings” presents the “romantic” elegant, nostalgic “basic style, lighting more use of floodlights like the ‘ General Architecture ‘ encyclopedia, is the perfect combination of the human landscape and the natural landscape, is the epitome of Shanghai’s urban development.
2. Huangpu River
Huangpu River is also known as Dongjiang or Huangpu pond, originated in Dianshan Lake, throughout the city center, from Wusong Mouth to the Yangtze River, is also the Yangtze River flow to the Yellow River the last river, the clear Huangpu River Station in Waitan we can see this view, the Huangpu River and the Suzhou River intersection eastward fold, like a ribbon, smooth, stretch, soft, lively. The river was sparkling, the seabirds were hovering, the boats were snuggling with each other, and the water was converging here, the river confluence, the sound of the speedboat engine, the sound of the flute, the chirping of seabirds, constituted a vivid river. The vivid beauty of music, the steady flow of cruise ships and the West Bank’s exotic architecture and modern architecture on the east coast of the sky reflect the integration, showcasing the unique style of Waitan, dazzling. From here, people can see the past of Shanghai, now, we can look forward to the bright future of Shanghai. Take a boat tour of the Huangpu River, not only can enjoy the shape of Huangpu rivers, water light, water color, underwater sound, but also can see across the Pujiang on both sides of the Yangpu Bridge, Huangpu Bridge and Shanghai Oriental Pearl Radio Tower, two bridges such as two dragons lying on the Huangpu River, the middle of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, just constitute the ” , The lights, dozens of buildings immersed in the brightly lit waters, appear crystal clear as underwater palaces, from the cruise ship to see colorful lights, so that the whole Waitan put on colorful coats, tourists as in the boat as water, people in the middle of the painting. Waitan implemented the six concepts of “open the river bank”, “Beautiful river bank”, ‘ Humanistic river bank ‘, ‘ Wonderful river bank ‘, ‘ vibrant river bank ‘, ‘ comfortable river bank ‘
3. Oriental Pearl
“Oriental Pearl” is located in Shanghai Pudong New Area 1th century Avenue, located on the banks of the Huangpu, Pudong Lujiazui Hedgehog, built in 1991, the external operation of 94, tower height of 468 meters, the tower body consists of three oblique brackets, 9 meters in diameter of the Optimus column and square tower, the lower sphere 5 small balls, spheres, capsules, launch antenna mast, etc. Set sightseeing, fashion, dining, shopping, entertainment, historical display, Pujiang Tour, exhibition performance and other multi-functional in one, 5 A-class tourist attractions. City Square is located under the Oriental Pearl Tower, “Oriental pearl” four big words by Comrade Jiang Zemin, Square held a variety of themed activities and major theatrical performances 0 meters hall has the old Shanghai 8th restaurant, old Shanghai Style street, Coca-Cola bar, chocolate bars, flower bar, etc., located in Shanghai 0 meters Hall historical exhibition hall to buy the ball above the ground 78 meters “More.” Sea “Multimedia show, 95 meters from the ground, from the first Chinese indoor 98 meters high altitude VR roller coaster” upper sphere 259 meters above the ground, there is a completely transparent suspension of the tourist corridor. There is also the air Post Office, is the world’s largest Guinness, 263 meters is the tourist layer, this is the largest sightseeing layer of the Oriental Pearl, 267 meters of Air revolving restaurant, 351 meters of space cabin sightseeing is the highest sightseeing spot in the Oriental Pearl Oriental Pearl Lighting using three-dimensional lighting system, according to the weather changes automatically adjust, More than 1000 changes have been generated. At night, the huge sphere is dotted with colourful lights, and the Nanpu Bridge and Yangpu Bridge are dazzling, forming the artistic conception of Shuanglong drama beads.
4. People’s Square
Located in the heart of Shanghai, north of Huangpu, is located in the core area of Piazza Del Popole Historical and cultural landscape, including Shanghai Museum, Music Dry Springs, Shanghai Grand Theatre, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Shanghai Museum of History and Shanghai Revolutionary History Museum and other attractions, adjacent to the attractions of Nanjing Road Pedestrian street, International hotel, Shanghai Concert Hall, etc., extended attractions include Shanghai Xintiandi, the main meeting place of the Communist Party of China, the Shanghai Museum of Nature, which includes 4 tourist attractions Shanghai Museum, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Madame Tussauds. The first racecourse was located in the middle of Nanjing East Road, where the British colonists set up a horse racing association, and in 1862 the British colonists built the largest casino Shanghai racecourse in the Far east through a paddock in the Piazza Del Popole area, and after liberation, Happy Valley Hall finally returned to the embrace of the people, In 1950, in the middle of Happy Valley Hall, the People’s Boulevard, 500 meters southeast, was built, the people moved south to People’s Square, North turned to Renmin Park, and then Mayor Chen Yi wrote the name. Park, People’s Square is a political heart, is one of the most important transportation hubs in Shanghai, cultural and artistic center, leisure and Entertainment center, business Center People’s Square, with new administrative, cultural, ecological, transportation, commercial and other functions, solemn, open, bright image, become a symbol of Shanghai’s urban civilization.
These are the more famous sights in Shanghai, and I hope it will be helpful to you.