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How to enter to win in The Time Out Hongbao

How to enter to win in The Time Out Hongbao

A whole Chinese New Year's worth of prizes, from spa vouchers to hotel staycations to big-name concert tickets

Fall Out Boy are coming to Shanghai
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Fall Out Boy are coming to Shanghai

Get ready to Dance, Dance

Photos: CNY travel rush then and now
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Photos: CNY travel rush then and now

Busy then; busy now

Here's what's open and what's not over CNY
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Here's what's open and what's not over CNY

Here's a not so comprehensive list of places that are open (or not) during Spring Festival

The 8 hottest bars, restaurants and cafés in Shanghai this month
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The 8 hottest bars, restaurants and cafés in Shanghai this month

Here's what we're craving from February's hottest tables

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John Legend

John Legend

Renowned RnB man brings his Darkness and Light tour to Shanghai

08 Mar
Mercedes-Benz Arena
2018 FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN CHINESE GRAND PRIX

2018 FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN CHINESE GRAND PRIX

F1 returns to Shanghai

13-15 Apr
Shanghai International Circuit
National Theatre: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

National Theatre: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time has been hailed by The Times as 'a phenomenal combination of storytelling and spectacle'

09 May
Shanghai Culture Square
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How to cope with being single in Shanghai this Valentine's Day
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How to cope with being single in Shanghai this Valentine's Day

'Oh, it's just me, myself and I. Solo ride until I die...'

6 alternative Valentine's Day date ideas in Shanghai
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6 alternative Valentine's Day date ideas in Shanghai

Ditch the chocolates and do something different

Popular Donghu Lu spot elEfante to close this Thursday
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Popular Donghu Lu spot elEfante to close this Thursday

So long for now, chef Carlos Sotomayor

The best films about dogs

The best films about dogs

Ring in the Year of the Dog by binging on our list of canine films

6 things to know if you were born in the Year of the Dog
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6 things to know if you were born in the Year of the Dog

For all of you born dogs. Not literally...

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Winter in Shanghai

Chinese New Year in Shanghai
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Chinese New Year in Shanghai

Your complete guide to CNY - dinners, temples, events and more

Shanghai's best hot chocolates
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Shanghai's best hot chocolates

The most decadent mugs of liquid gold to get you through the winter

Shanghai's best hotpots
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Shanghai's best hotpots

From spicy Sichuan-style broths to completely organic chains, here's where to get your hotpot fix in Shanghai

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