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Essential Information for Expats Moving to Shanghai

China currently offers two types of transit visa, a 72-hour and 144-hour. Find out how to get them here.
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Our guide to helping get you set up with cell phone service in Shanghai.
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So you've decided to buckle down and learn Chinese? Here's why you should choose Taiwan.
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Shanghai Expat breaks down the pros and cons of studying Chinese in China
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One of the best things about Shanghai is the metro. It's clean, cool, fast, efficient and relatively easy to navigate. Having said that, if you're new to the city figuring out...
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The ultimate guide to helping you find a place to hang your hat in Shanghai.
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Helping you get in touch with the man upstairs.
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For a number of reasons China has blocked access to a whole host of foreign websites, including Facebook, Youtube, and Instagram. Here's how to get around the block.
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Towering 632-metres over the city, the Shanghai Tower is the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world. While the building still isn't 100% complete, here'...
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Have you ever walked around Shanghai and found yourself thinking “how the hell do they name these streets?” Well we've got the answer.
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So there you are, sat at a job you absolutely hate, flicking through your Twitter feed and then suddenly a thought pops into your head - “I know, I’ll get a job in China!” So...
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For many Asia newbies the thought of going to KTV for the first time can be terrifying. In this handy guide we explain exactly what to expect and why you absolutely shouldn't...
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