Unique ways to experience winter in Shanghai
( chinadaily.com.cn )
Shanghai, as a city sitting at the mouth of the Yangtze River, is often hit by freezing winds during winter. Despite the frigid climate, native Shanghainese have developed several innate ways to drive away the chill.
Bask in the sunshine
It's cozy to bask in the sunshine and walk through the old alleys of Shanghai. [Photo from WeChat account shanghaitourism]
Best places: Jing'an Villas, Sinan Mansions, Xintiandi, Menghua Street
Whether hiding in the city's old alleys to take a cozy nap, or soaking up the modern atmosphere of Xintiandi, sunshine is always your best friend in winter.