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Shanghai – Our first encounter with the Chinese culture

June 9, 2015
View of Shanghai cityscape by night

The first clue that you are in Shanghai, the most modern city in China, is being revealed as soon as you step out of the Pudong International Airport and of course you want to get to the city. There is no other mean of transportation but the high-speed magnetic levitation train, Maglev. And when I say high-speed, I mean 431 km/h, even though only for a couple of minutes. Given the very short distance, the whole trip lasts about 8 minutes.

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