The Waterhouse: Shanghai’s first cutting-edge design hotel

A distinctive new addition to the hotel scene in Shanghai is The Waterhouse at South Bund, an intimate boutique hotel located in Shanghai’s historic Shiliupu dockyard district.  This unique hotel with original designs has a philosophy based on an “inversion of internal and external spaces” and aims to create a “disorienting yet spatial experience for […]

Mapplr’s favorite restaurants in Shanghai

For those of you who are visiting Shanghai around the time of the Beijing Olympics, you’ll be impressed by the number of excellent places to eat in the city. I have compiled a list of favorite restaurants based upon recommendations of friends living in Shanghai. Don’t miss my earlier post on Shanghai hotels. French restaurants […]

Mapplr’s favorite hotels in Shanghai

The Beijing Olympics are just around the corner. I just posted my favorite hotels and restaurants in Beijing. But I also know many people will be going to other cities in China. So here are my favorite hotels in Shanghai. I will post my favorite Shanghai restaurants in a later article. Cachet Hotel 931 West […]