Shanghai preview


Public transport in Shanghai fulfills high standards of quality. There are many taxis and they are cheap, but they can be hard to find in peak hours. There´s an overwhelming number of buses that cover downtown and the suburbs at ridiculous prices, but all the signals are in Chinese, so it can be difficult to use for newcomers. The best alternative is the subway: cheap, quick, clean, with many stations and perfectly adapted to foreigners.

Driving in Shanghai is dangerous. If expats choose to drive, they must realize that the driving culture in Shanghai is VERY different from driving in European or N…