Chat in China's biggest English language forum.
Receive our weekly
newsletter.
Find an apartment or rent
yours out.

Join the Shanghai Expat Community!

*   *   *  
*   *  captcha
refresh
  Sign up for Shanghai Expat newsletter.
  Sign up for Shanghai Family newsletter.
  I agree with the Shanghai Expat Terms of Service.  
Register   or   Sign in
CLOSE X
Email or username:
Password: Forgot your password?

LATEST SHANGHAI NEWS

March Issue Out Now!

March Issue Out Now!

Shanghai Family's March issue is here! This month is our 'Food Issue' which includes articles on pantries of the world,
March 6, 2015, 4:03 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Spring Charity Flea Market 2015

Spring Charity Flea Market 2015

Come along to the Spring Charity Flea Market on Saturday March 14th 2015. Held from 12pm to 6pm, the market will be held
March 6, 2015, 3:49 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Wellington College Arts Festival 2015

Wellington College Arts Festival 2015

When: 4-17 March 2015 Where: Wellington College International, Shanghai With a great inaugural line-up spannin
March 6, 2015, 10:25 a.m. by Shanghai Family
Epermarket Organic Food Competition

Epermarket Organic Food Competition

If food safety is a growing concern for your family, going organic is a great way to ensure quality. Focus on your healt
March 5, 2015, 2:42 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Forum Talk: The Big Debate

Forum Talk: The Big Debate

Shanghai Expat’s forums are the place to discuss and voice your opinions. They are also a venue to argue over whether pe
March 5, 2015, 11:04 a.m. by Shanghai Expat
Shanghai Family International School Expo 2015

Shanghai Family International School Expo 2015

On March 21st and April 11th 2015, Shanghai Family is very excited to host its 3rd International School Expo. The e
March 4, 2015, 4:59 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Forum Giveaway: Vouchers for Azul Urban at K11

Forum Giveaway: Vouchers for Azul Urban at K11

We have 5 100 RMB vouchers for Azul Urban to give away to 5 lucky readers. To win, all you have to do is answer the foll
March 4, 2015, 10:16 a.m. by Shanghai Expat
Asia Wellness Summit (AWS) Competition

Asia Wellness Summit (AWS) Competition

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with a decadently healthy day of indulgence at the Asia Wellness Summit (AWS). Foun
March 2, 2015, 4:14 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Motivation: Your Plan for Success

Motivation: Your Plan for Success

Motivation is tricky to comprehend because it means something different to everyone; what drives me, may not have the sa
Feb. 28, 2015, 9:04 a.m. by Michelle Nocera
What to Expect When You Join a Chinese Gym

What to Expect When You Join a Chinese Gym

Joining a local gym is your chance to learn about China, get in shape, and take up passive smoking all at once. In case
Feb. 26, 2015, 10:17 a.m. by Joe O Neill
Martial Arts in Shanghai

Martial Arts in Shanghai

One unfortunate effect of Kung Fu films is the stereotype that diligent practice of martial arts is the rule, rather tha
Feb. 25, 2015, 9:55 a.m. by
Happy New Year From Shanghai Expat

Happy New Year From Shanghai Expat

We'd like to wish all our members a happy Chinese New Year. Our Sunday Coffee Meetings and Wednesday Mixers are taking a
Feb. 17, 2015, 1:22 p.m. by Shanghai Expat
CNY Recipe: Cheesy Meaty Celebration Spring Rolls

CNY Recipe: Cheesy Meaty Celebration Spring Rolls

As one of the most notable aspects of the annual Chinese New Year celebrations, Chūnyùn (春运) – or 'Spring Movement' – is
Feb. 17, 2015, 1:16 p.m. by Nathan Rippin
How to Workout in a Shanghai Apartment

How to Workout in a Shanghai Apartment

Apartments in Shanghai vary in size. Generally, Asian living quarters are much smaller than expats are accustomed to.No
Feb. 16, 2015, 1:21 p.m. by Michelle Nocera
Shanghai Family Kids Club Easter Party

Shanghai Family Kids Club Easter Party

Celebrate Easter differently this year and join the Shanghai Family Kids Club for our annual Easter party! Enjoy th
Feb. 13, 2015, 2:29 p.m. by Shanghai Family
How to Fall in Love With China Again

How to Fall in Love With China Again

‘You’re on your honeymoon period,’ said another expat whenever I said something positive during my first three months in
Feb. 13, 2015, 12:16 p.m. by Joe O Neill
Invest Now For The Future

Invest Now For The Future

Benjamin Franklin once said, "An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest."If you've got a baby i
Feb. 13, 2015, 10:48 a.m. by Ronni Rowland
Indulge Yourself at the Asia Wellness Summit

Indulge Yourself at the Asia Wellness Summit

Founded by Sprout Lifestyle, the Asia Wellness Summit presented by RedLeaf Women's Hospital is a unique health expe
Feb. 12, 2015, 2:31 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Ayi Wentis

Ayi Wentis

Usually if an ayi's salary is inclusive of overtime, the salary is high enough to make the additional workload worthwhil
Feb. 12, 2015, 10:13 a.m. by Elizabeth Cheung Gaffney
Powerful People Born in the Year of the Sheep

Powerful People Born in the Year of the Sheep

There are many woolly superstitions surrounding the Year of the Sheep. Some parents may even be asking doctors to induce
Feb. 12, 2015, 9:08 a.m. by Joe O Neill