Shanghai est la ville la plus développée de Chine orientale. C'est un lieu gigantesque et très hétérogène par sa population mais aussi par son architecture, Bund, Pudong, Nanjing Lu, etc...
Le "Bund" , emblématique de l'architecture Arts Déco des années 1930.
"Bund" is emblematic of Art Deco architecture in the 30'.
Shanghai is the largest city in China in terms of population and one of the largest urban area in the world, with over 20 million people in its extended metropolitan area.The historic center of the city, the Puxi area, is located on the western side of the Huang Pu (river), while the new Pudong financial district has developed on the eastern bank. Shanghai means "on the sea" which explains importance of sea in his economic expansion. Shanghai has one of the world's busiest ports. Since 2005, Shanghai has ranked first of the world's busiest ports in terms of cargo throughout, handling a total of 560 million tons of cargo in 2007. Shanghai is proud to welcome World Expo in 2010 .