PHOTOS: Japanese Occupation of Shanghai, Then and Now

The Japanese takeover of Shanghai's International Settlement began on December 8, 1941​. Here are some photos of the captured areas then and now.

by That's Shanghai, 08 December 2021

Journalist Stephen Claypole Reflects on His 1972 Trip to China

Peeking behind the bamboo curtain: Stephen Claypole recalls the 1972 press delegation to Shanghai.

by That's Shanghai, 01 October 2021

From Sightings to Alien Sex: A Brief History of UFOs in China

The truth is out there – has been for ages…

by That's Shanghai, 07 May 2020

Meet the Chinese Musician Who is Nuts About Festive Nutcrackers

Nuts for nutcrackers: one shop owner's obsession.

by That's Shanghai, 05 December 2019

China's Unregistered Bodyguard Boom

The rise of Shanghai's private security industry.

by That's Shanghai, 28 November 2019

China's Lightning Fast High-Speed Train Network Revolution

How China's high-speed network is transforming the country.

by That's Shanghai, 21 November 2019

How the NBA Captured China's Sporting Heart

A look back at the history of the NBA in China, and how the American basketball league soared in popularity in the Middle Kingdom.

by That's Shanghai, 10 October 2019

We Spoke to a Sexologist About China’s Bedroom Revolution

Polygamy, homosexuality and premarital sex.

by That's Shanghai, 19 September 2019

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