Welcome to the /r/shanghai FAQ!
This FAQ serves as a repository for Shanghai-related knowledge, helpful to users old and new. While this FAQ was created for the /r/shanghai community on Reddit, the majority of the information should also be helpful for non redditors who are new to the city.
1. Introductory information
- What is /r/shanghai?
- Useful links
- FAQ notes
2. The city
- What's Shanghai all about?
- Getting to and from Shanghai
- Getting around the city
- Getting started in Shanghai
- Visitor registration
- Salary guides
- What should I expect in Shanghai?
- What's the weather like in Shanghai?
- How much should I be paying for essentials in Shanghai?
- Where can I get a SIM card/mobile phone?
- Where can I watch sports in Shanghai?
- What are some useful Chinese phrases?
- Common scams
- Water and air pollution
3. Things to do
4. Food and drink
- What is there to eat in Shanghai?
- Chinese cuisine
- International cuisine
- What's the nightlife like in Shanghai?