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By: Wansien Lee

Community Shoutout: Yihaodian Has an English App Now
Online shopping platform Yihaodian just rolled out an English app, offering expats the chance to browse from over 100, 000 products ranging from...
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By: Zaruf Ezhan

Bailed: Shanghai Skateparks On The Decline
Skateparks are closing down, Shanghai skaters fine without them.
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By: Zaruf Ezhan

Art Deco Apartments in Shanghai
Four modernist Shanghai apartment buildings by the legendary architect László Hudec.
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By: Cityweekend

You are Cordially Invited to Attend CICGF 2017
China International Consumer Goods Fair (CICGF), co-sponsored by Ministry of Commerce PRC and Zhejiang Provincial People's Government, is one of the...
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By: Wansien Lee

News: Shanghai's Iconic Great World Reopens on March 31
Shanghai's most iconic entertainment complex—Great World 大世界—is reopening its doors to the public on March 31. In soft opening since...
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Community By: Zaruf Ezhan

Vapor Worldwide Opens Second Location on Maoming Bei Lu
Owner Eric Frit talks about new store, Shanghai smoking ban.
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By: Wansien Lee

Five Community Markets to Check Out This March in Shanghai
Here are the best community markets in Shanghai this March. Spring is here!
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Features

By: Sagamariaringmar

You Know You're a Third Culture Kid When…
Top 20 things you will only relate to if you are a Third Culture Kid.  You Know You're a Third...
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Community News

Community By: Zaruf Ezhan

Vapor Worldwide Opens Second Location on Maoming Bei Lu
Owner Eric Frit talks about new store, Shanghai smoking ban.
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Community By: Zaruf Ezhan

News: Iconx Indoor Skatepark Closing By End Of March
Shanghai's first indoor skatepark, Iconx will be closing its doors by the end of March 2017 to make way for the 7.2 kilomoter expansion of the Xuhui Riverside public open space.   The expansion plan excludes the youth skateboarding academy,...
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Community By: Zaruf Ezhan

Shanghai's Nightlife Weighs In On Smoking Ban
When the bill for Shanghai’s public smoking ban was approved last November, the news was met with mixed reception. Some welcomed the change, others grumbled at the mere thought of having to step out of a bar or club every time they want to light...
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Community By: Powerpufffgrrlzz

LGBeat: Our Women Superqueeroes
In honor of International Women's Day, here are eight women superqueeroes who inspire us.
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Community By: Rachel Gouk

News: Smoking Ban, Scooter Limits and ID For Buses Required
Shanghai bans smoking, puts limitations on e-bikes and requires ID for long-distance bus rides.
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Community By: Wansien Lee

News: Your E-Scooter May No Longer Be Street Legal
You've likely heard about the incoming regulations for e-bikes on the horizon. Here is what's up with that.   Starting March 1, 2017 all e-bikes on the road must meet the following standards.    1. Maximum speed cannot exceed 20km/h 2. Maximum...
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Community By: Rachel Gouk

Police Sweep: Share Bikes Removed From The Streets
Shanghai has assigned a task force to help clean up the streets of bikes from sharing apps.
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Dating & Relationships

Community By: Cityweekend

Let's Talk About Sex: Sex In Overdrive
What should you do when you need it more than he does?
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Community By: Cityweekend

Let's Talk About Sex: Taking Sides
Every month our sexperts take questions from our readers. Read on for this month's dilemma.   “Would you happen to have any advice on this? I’m friends with a couple who are part of our friend group. Now they’re broken up, and it’s gotten...
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Dating & Relationships By: Powerpufffgrrlzz

LGBeat: Drag For All
What metric are we even using to determine what male impersonation looks like?
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Community By: Cityweekend

Let's Talk About Sex: Public Displays
Do you really need to make a big production out of asking someone out? 
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Community By: Cityweekend

Let's Talk About Sex: Conflicting Schedules
Every month our sexperts take questions from our readers. Read on for this month's dilemma.   "My boyfriend and I are finding it impossible to make any time for each other anymore. He’s in F&B and works late nights, while I have a typical...
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Community By: Cityweekend

Let's Talk About Sex: Dating A Party Animal
Every week our sexperts take questions from our readers - read on for this week’s dilemma.   Okay, I’ll admit I’m a bit of a partier. When I go hard, I go really hard. But the person I’ve just started seeing says she’s worried and wants...
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Dating & Relationships By: Powerpufffgrrlzz

LGBeat: Our Columnist's Big Gay Wish List for the Holidays
If there’s one thing we’re not looking forward to this winter, it’s those same old heteronormative gift-giving guides. His and Hers towels? Snore. Skimpy ladies’ lingerie to “satisfy your man all night long”? Bah! Mr. and Mrs. nautical...
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