Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Little buses everywhere

Here is an awesome photo coverage of China in the 1980s, with an extensive section on Shanghai:

Shanghai, "The Bund" (中山东一路) - 2.2, 1983
The Bund, next to the Peace Hotel (former Cathay) and Palace Hotel.

Shanghai, Suzhou Creek (苏州河), from Sichuan North Road (四川北路) bridge, 1983
Suzhou Creek and the Embankment Building.

Shanghai, Yuyuan garden (豫园) - 3, 1983
The bridge across the pond in Yu Garden. How modest the stores look!

Shanghai, Xizang Middle Road (西藏中路), south of Beijing East Road (北京東路),1983
Tibet Road, before its radical widening.

Tags: 1980s, bund, flickr, photography, shanghai, suzhou creek, tibet road, yuyuan

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