To experience the cosmopolitan side of Shanghai, head to the Shanghai French Concession. This former French settlement is known for its tree-lined streets, European architecture, and trendy boutiques. Take a leisurely walk along Huaihai Road or Fuxing Road, and explore the charming boutiques, art galleries, and cafes that line the streets. Indulge in some French pastries or enjoy a meal at one of the many international restaurants in the area. The Shanghai French Concession offers a unique blend of Chinese and Western influences.