Shanghai-Style McDonald's

July 22, 2014

Fast food chains like KFC, Starbucks and McDonald's have long been popular in mainland China, and nowadays they're nearly as ubiquitous as they are in the West (at least in China's first tier citie...

Health Matters: Poop Yourself Happy

July 22, 2014

Angry people should poop more frequently. At the moment your colleague, boss or lover gets mad at you, put your hand on their shoulder, and tell them: “Stop. I know this isn’t about me....

Art Review: Metamorphosis of the Virtual 5+5

July 22, 2014

To celebrate K11 Art Mall’s first anniversary, a new show unites 10 French and Chinese artists in a visionary exhibition that explores hybridization, virtual worlds and the digital art form. ...

Shanghai's Top 3 Macarons

July 22, 2014

Xujiahui | Ladurée Now that Shanghai’s finally got its own outpost of Ladurée, local “gossip girls” and their beaux can indulge in Blair Waldorf’s favorite sw...

Photo Gallery: Dash Berlin & STORM @ M18

July 21, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, M18 hosted STORM's press conference and Dash Berlin. Catch the photo highlights from the event below.  

WIN RMB1,000 at Chala

July 21, 2014

Central and South American cuisines are filled with fresh seafood and exciting spicy flavors. We've teamed up with Chala, a modern tapas bar by the team behind Coffee Tree and Bistro Burger, to giv...

Shanghai Shopping: Mozaik

July 21, 2014

Mozaik was founded in 2012 by design duo Rinnie Wiryo and Catherine Huang. Having spent a majority of their lives abroad, one in California and the other in Australia, they designed a line of handb...

WIN Tickets to Dream Koala

July 21, 2014

Nineteen-year-old Parisian multi-instrumentalist Dream Koala has been making waves with his curious and groundbreaking ambient tracks. He's already done a set at the Boiler Room, and listening to h...

Caption This Moment and Win Loot

July 21, 2014

It's time for Caption the Moment. Leave your wittiest caption for this photo in the comment section below, and you might win a RMB500 voucher from Sherpa's. The winner will be announced in the...

French Food in Shanghai: Le Champagne

July 21, 2014

Named Asia’s Best Female Chef at this year’s Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants awards, chef Chen Lanshu has made a name for herself at her modern French restaurant Le Moût in Taich...

Top Things to Do This Week in Shanghai

July 21, 2014

Every week we round up the best upcoming events for your convenience, so scroll on down for the best events, deals, shows and parties on tap this week in Shanghai. Monday Pizza + 2 free beers&n...

Poll Results: 25% Of You Are Lonely

July 21, 2014

Just kidding, sort of. While most of you live with roommates (as you can clearly see if you've visited our housing classifieds any time recently), a quarter of you live by yourself, and over 18% of...

Transformers Take On China

July 18, 2014

The umpteenth iteration of the tired Michael Bay Transformers franchise has been released to massive excitement in China. Journalists have enjoyed commenting on the film's frenzied popularity,...

Let's Talk About Sex: Where Are Shanghai's Single Men?

July 18, 2014

Every week our sexperts take questions from our readers -- read on for this week's dilemma. I’m a young woman in her late 20s, but finding it really hard to meet single men to date. Whe...

Six Things to Salivate Over This Weekend

July 18, 2014

Ready for another big weekend in the big city? Read on for our round up of the weekend's top six events.  Mediterranean Summer | New Heights Every Saturday from 3 to 7PM, enjoy some o...

Shanghai Weekend Nightlife

July 17, 2014

Every week, our Shanghai Weekend Nightlife post distills City Weekend's comprehensive database of nightlife events down to the parties, concerts and live shows that you simply cannot miss.   ...

French Food in Shanghai: Le Petit Canard

July 17, 2014

The intersection of Yanping Lu and Wuding Lu in Jing'an is experiencing quite the revitalization as some of Yongkang Lu’s most popular residents open shop in the area. Le Petit Canard, brough...

The Beat: How Much Does Music Matter?

July 17, 2014

How much does music matter? In the past few months you might have noticed a trend toward promoters putting greater emphasis on the visual aspect of their events. In itself, this is nothing new: VJs...

LGBeaT: 3 Pride Ponderings

July 17, 2014

Weeks after ShanghaiPRIDE 6, we’re still finding glitter in the carpet and rainbow feathers between the couch cushions. Success! Now, we Powerpufffz represent a range of Pride experience leve...

Drink for a Cause with City Weekend

July 16, 2014

Summer nights are for outdoor drinking. To celebrate the season AND contribute to a great cause, we're teaming up with the Shanghai World Financial Center to host the annual Summer Nights Beer...