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Your guide to Shanghai's best events & things to do with kids, family-friendly restaurants, international schools and education, travel destinations & classes for kids

Fight plastic pollution with this toy drive from Green Initiatives
News

Fight plastic pollution with this toy drive from Green Initiatives

Declutter the house responsibly

Parenting fails of the month: our favourite September mishaps
News

Parenting fails of the month: our favourite September mishaps

Sometimes we're bad mums and dads, okay? Laugh now and deny later

The best art classes for kids in Shanghai
Classes & Courses

The best art classes for kids in Shanghai

Have your kids flex their creative skills at these regular classes and one-off workshops

Escape Shanghai: a new and super kid-friendly Club Med in Anji
Family

Escape Shanghai: a new and super kid-friendly Club Med in Anji

A three-hour drive from downtown Shanghai, French chain Club Med’s latest resort in Zhejiang caters to all three generations in the family

Shanghai students tell all

Shanghai teens on the ups and downs of university applications
Schools & Education

Shanghai teens on the ups and downs of university applications

What do teens going through the university application process wish teachers – and more importantly, parents – knew about the experience?

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The world's largest indoor ski resort is coming to Shanghai
News

The world's largest indoor ski resort is coming to Shanghai

Of course it is...

You can now buy tickets for the high speed train between Shanghai and Hong Kong
News

You can now buy tickets for the high speed train between Shanghai and Hong Kong

Speed (?) from Hongqiao to West Kowloon in just eight hours

Homeslice has released 4 totally glorious new pizzas
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Homeslice has released 4 totally glorious new pizzas

PIZZA IS LIFE

Rumblings about Shanghai making a bid to host the Olympics
News

Rumblings about Shanghai making a bid to host the Olympics

Could it finally be Shanghai's time to shine...

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The best of autumn in Shanghai for families

The best street food in Shanghai
Restaurants

The best street food in Shanghai

The best ultra-local Shanghai street eats, beyond just your usual soup dumplings

Breakfast sandwiches
Restaurants

Breakfast sandwiches

From classic bacon, egg and cheese to a breakfast-themed burger, here are the city's top sammies to kick off your day

The best pre-natal yoga and Pilates classes in Shanghai
Health

The best pre-natal yoga and Pilates classes in Shanghai

Mums-to-be can relax, stretch and tone at these prenatal yoga and Pilates classes designed just for them

Escape Shanghai with this family guide to Moganshan
Travel

Escape Shanghai with this family guide to Moganshan

Stuart Lancaster accounts for his journey to Shanghai's infamous retreat

The best Mummy and Me classes in Shanghai
Classes & Courses

The best Mummy and Me classes in Shanghai

From music to dancing, swimming to cooking, English to art, here are the top classes for parents and kids

Meet Shanghai's power parents

Meet the power parents of Shanghai
Family

Meet the power parents of Shanghai

Introducing...the everyday superheroes shaping young lives and the city we call home

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Klimt Experience

Klimt Experience

An immersive video and VR installation of Gustav Klimt's work

23 Jul - 13 Oct
Hongqiao Art Center
The Color Run™ Shanghai
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The Color Run™ Shanghai

Add some colour in your life

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