China's Best Food Blogs: Chinese Street Food

July 28, 2014

It's the Summer of Food in Shanghai. As part of our celebration of all the good things to eat in this city, we're not just offering some sweet deals on the city's best restaurants. We're also featu...

Top Things to Do This Week in Shanghai

July 28, 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 Burger Madness&n...

Photo Gallery: X Club Laser Tag

July 28, 2014

Bar/club/arcade/laser tag party place X Club has just finished a facelift. To celebrate their new look and new features, they hosted a re-opening party. Check out the photo highlights from the even...

Turkish Food in Shanghai: Black Pepper

July 28, 2014

Located in a refurbished semi-conductor factory tucked behind the mediocre dining options on Wujiang Lu, Black Pepper is a new venture from the seasoned restaurateur of Pasha and Garlic. Each of Em...

10 Changes China Needs to Make NOW

July 25, 2014

We remember reading, even as far back as 2004, the sentence “Shanghai is an international city, like London or New York.” This ridiculously false notion was peddled by one of the typica...

Poll Results: 88% Of You Are Lazy

July 25, 2014

The results are in from this week's question: Only 12% of you don't have an ayi at all, and a whopping 28% have a live-in ayi. Well done, Shanghai. Stay lazy, and keep employing the good people ...

Six Things to Salivate Over This Weekend

July 25, 2014

Ready for another big weekend in the big city? Read on for our round up of the weekend's top six events.  Bakery Workshop: Crème Brûlée | Shanghai Young Bakers From 10A...

Thundercat Is Not Coming to Arkham

July 24, 2014

We were so excited to hear that LA bass guitarist Thundercat was set to perform at Arkham next Friday, August 8th that we featured him as our Party of the Week in the current print issue of City We...

Shanghai's Top 6 Spots for Street Art

July 24, 2014

If you think street art in Shanghai consists just of phone numbers sprayed across crumbling walls, you’re looking in the wrong places. True, graffiti as an art form isn’t as prominent h...

Shanghai Weekend Nightlife

July 24, 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. Thursda...

WIN Two VIP Tickets to the Neighbourhood

July 24, 2014

American indie rockers the Neighbourhood have been gathering popularity in the US since 2011, when they released their brooding debut single "Female Robbery." They paired it with a black and white ...

Italian Food in Shanghai: Gaia:2

July 24, 2014

With Isola, Va Bene and Greyhound Café on the roster, Gaia:2 at the iapm is the newest installment by the Gaia Group of restaurants. We passed by the original Gaia in Hong Kong on a regular...

Bar Hopping: Logan's Punch

July 23, 2014

Former M1NT and Muse bar manager Logan Brouse's first solo venture Logan's Punch pairs the friendly rowdiness of a dive bar with a stylish, nearly avant-garde aesthetic. The main room&rsq...

Understand China With CEIBS

July 23, 2014

"Rather than tell them how good we are, show them how good we are," Roy Chason told me about the CEIBS MBA Boot Camp, which ran from July 9th to 13, 2014. He told me the aim of the week was to intr...

Beauty Pick: Feya's Nails

July 23, 2014

Feya’s Nails on Julu Lu is no newcomer to the beauty scene. The salon owners have run several establishments over their long careers in Shanghai. And even Feya’s nail artists have 12 ye...

Yunnan Food in Shanghai: Kuyi

July 23, 2014

Lodged at the corner of Xinzha and Changde, Jing'an's newest Yunnan restaurant, Kuyi, is a gorgeous space that showcases the flavors and colors of Yunnan and the mountainous regions of southwest Ch...

Bubonic Plague in China

July 23, 2014

Anyone wake up to anxious messages from family and friends back home wondering if you're at risk of catching bubonic plague? The Western media loves jumping on any backwards, strange news that come...

Find of the Week: Tock's Bagel Sandwich

July 23, 2014

In the ongoing debate between Montreal- and New York-style bagels, we've always pled allegiance to the sweeter, denser offerings of our friends from the French-speaking region of the Great White No...

The Ultimate Shanghai Subway Guide

July 23, 2014

We've rounded up the best of Shanghai by metro line. Read on for the list of attractions and which metro to take to get there. Line 1 People's Square 人民广场 (Shanghai's most important stop) Peop...

Photo Gallery: Be Red @ M1NT

July 23, 2014

Did you miss the Be Red party at M1NT? Check out the photo highlights from the party below...