Living in Shanghai

This fun, busy, cosmopolitan city has everything to make you feel part of something great. Living in Shanghai is interesting but not completely unfamiliar, modern but with a taste of the old and draws many people from over the world.

This city can be challenging at first, with the language and the cultural differences, but once settled in you’ll feel the great mix between the East and the West. YÔGA has created an easy and useful => GUIDE <= to help you get adjusted quickly and enjoy this new city life!

We have regrouped all the main points to make your life easier; from finding an apartment, to sightseeing, Turn the pages and get all the info you need!

Living in Shanghai in 11 steps

  1. WELCOME TO YOUR NEW CITY
  2. WECHAT: THE HOLY GRAIL
  3. CHOOSE AND INSTALL YOUR VPN
  4. FIND AN APARTMENT
  5. DEALING WITH POLICE REGISTRATION
  6. OPEN A BANK ACCOUNT
  7. OPEN A MOBILE PHONE SUBSCRIPTION
  8. PAY YOUR BILLS
  9. TRANSPORTATION IN SHANGHAI
  10. SIGHTSEEING
  11. LIFE ADVICE

living in shanghai

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