Water! The lifeline of human mankind. In fact most cities were started from a river bank, river mouth, by the sea or even by the lake. Shanghai is no exception, laid across the Huangpu River this cosmopolitan parades the best of Chinese, French and American heritage. The following is a picture of the famous Shanghai Bund on a rainy day at the river bank.
The following are filled with “Water”, an ancient city in the outskirt of Shanghai, Zhouzhuang. It resembles Venice in the west and has its very own eastern flavour. The captions will guide you through.