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Photo recap of Shanghai’s top sites

Shanghai sisters explore the city

Photo journal from shore leave in Shanghai while cruising on Silversea Cruises.

Silver Shadow made her way up the Huangpu River to dock at the newly opened Waigaoqiao Cruise Port. Conveniently located near The Bund and directly across from Pudong, cruise visitors will find plenty of activities to enjoy.

 

Off I go on the double-decker tour bus.

Using the hop-on-hop-off bus, I was able to see a lot of the city, getting a full appreciation of Shanghai’s city highlights.

Modern Shanghai cityscape
View of Silver Shadow from the 88th floor of the Jin Mao building in Pudong.

 

Jin Mao Building, the second tallest skyscraper in China and a soaring monument to Shanghai’s economic boom.

 

Inside the Jade Buddha Temple, founded in 1881.
Some of the buildings on The Bund were built in the 1930's.

Street vendor selling a "blob."