Shanghai is undoubtedly the center of attraction of shopaholics both locally and internationally, which opens up the platform for a wide variety of products in a wider spectrum of quality and prices.
Due to the easy accessibility, Apartments near Shanghai Times Square like Ascott Huai Hai Road Shanghai would be the most convenient place for any individual who’s interested in Shopping in Shanghai.
The Antique Market in Dong Tai Road is an ideal place for antique hunters to dig into old junk varying from old records, photos, lanterns, porcelain, chopsticks to knick-knacks. The bargaining option provided by the sellers makes it more interesting and enjoyable to any customer.

Wholesale fresh and sea water pearls, natural stones and crystals are available in Pearl’s Circles at First Asia Jewelry Plaza. Apart from the ready-made jewelry, the option to design your own as your heart desires makes this place more of a kingdom of real jewelry lovers. Pearl’s Circles is second only to Hong Qiao New World Pearl market which is the largest in China.

Yatai Xinyang Fashion and Gift Market is a paradise for tourists who are seeking for inexpensive gifts, toys, clothes and souvenirs. This Gift Market is also highly famous for counterfeit branded bags and watches. Shanghai Longhua Fashion and Gift Market is also reputed for the same.
Shanghai South Bund Fabric Market and Shanghai Shiliu Puhong Qixiang Cloth Market are county renowned for colorful fabrics and expert tailors.

Shanghai also has the weirdest shopping area for people who are interested in buying bugs to feed their pets. Fighting crickets, grubs and cockroaches are common shopping items which are commonly bought by vendors selling pets and supplies.

Weekly Friday Muslim Street Market enables anyone to purchase Muslim food items and products in specific.
The above covers only few of the Shanghai Markets. Visit Shanghai and experience the rest for real.

Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers. Google+