At short notice we have planned an exploration of the Yangpu area. The following are the details for this field trip:
Date: Saturday 18th August
Meeting Point: Portman Centre, Nanjing Road West
Time: 10.00am and return around 3.30pm
The Itinerary will include:
1. Lester Institute - 505 Changzhi Road
2. Tilanqiao - former Jewish ghetto
3. Yangshupu Waterworks Museum - 830 Yangshupu Road
4. Fuxing Island
5. Asia-Pacific Design Centre located in former GE factory - 2200 Yangshupu Road, just north of the Yangpu Bridge.
Commentary on the bus will be from Henry Zhang, who translated the book "Yangpu, Where History Lives On", published by Old China Hand Press, 2005.
Friends are welcome to come along.
Cost 100RMB per person
As we have organized a bus and will need to advise the café of the Asia Pacific Design Centre please RSVP as soon as possible.
RSVP by Thursday the 16th to Michelle email: [email protected] or telephone: 13917366892
Official Website: http://www.fccsh.org/home/home.asp
Added by msittig on August 14, 2007