While Shanghai is a rapidly developing metropolis, there are parts of the city that still showcase its traditional side, full of old world charm. Located near Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Old Street is one such place. Home to traditional and classical structures that date back to the country’s famous dynasties, this over 800 metre long street, lets you step back in time and explore a fascinating part of the city’s past. The eastern section is where you will find structures dating back to the Qing Dynasty, while the western section features Ming Dynasty style building. Travellers in search of aShanghai boutique hotel from which to explore the many sights of the city can stay at 88 Xintiandi, Shanghai. Featuring elegant and well appointed residences in Shanghai, this stylish property offers easy access to the lively Xintiandi entertainment district.