Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Views of the whole northwest quarter of the old town...

...from a residential high-rise on Henan Rd/Fangbang Rd.

Looking southwest. Fuxing Rd is in the distance, left side, spanned by a pedestrian bridge.

Yiqing St 贻庆街.

Jinjiafang 金家坊 and Honglangan St 红栏杆街.

The redeveloped northern part:

Luxiangyuan Rd 露香园路 and Dajing Rd 大境路.
Tags: old town, photo, shanghai

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