Humanistic Aesthetics Hidden in Yuyuan Road
Wed May 08 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0800 (CST)
With a history over a hundred years, Yuyuan Road next to Stanford Residences Jing An is a road full of elegance and stories. Several scholars and celebrities have been living here for several years and have left buildings with scores of styles. It is the history of Shanghai. Strolling on this road, it is easy to encounter a legendary story.
Shanghai The Paramount (No. 218, Yuyuan Rd.) Stanford Residences Jing An – Shanghai The Paramount (about 726m) Shanghai The Paramount is known to be the first entertainment venue in the far east. It seems that the past prosperity is still on before our eyes. When the Caplins came to Shanghai, they had also come here to enjoy. The building is in Art-deco style, and the vertical outline is still the “old dreams of Shanghai” in many people’s mind.
Qishan Village(Lane. 1032, Yuyuan Rd.) Stanford Residences Jing An – Qishan Village (about 1300m)Stepping into Qishan Village, we are able to see dozens of historical buildings standing still under the sky, among which there is Qian Xuesen’s old house. Walls, sills, even the letter box seem to have a story. Standing among the buildings, we are experiencing the old Shanghai about 90 years ago.
Celebrities Monument (No. 1065, Yuyuan Rd.) Stanford Residences Jing An – Celebrities Monument (about 1300m) This is a museum of the city, containing the story of 24 celebrities who have lived here in this region. Old telephones and bicycles will surely satisfy your curiosity about its history.
Children’s Palace of Changning Dist. (No. 1065, Lane 1136, Yuyuan Rd.) Stanford Residences Jing An – Children’s Palace of Changning Dist. (About 1400m) It is built in the style of Gothic and like a European castle in the fairy tales. It is such a beautiful and elegant building that can arouse your interest about the ancient romance which had ever happened in the building. Standing still for hundred years, it has witnessed the changes of this city.
Located in the most prosperous place in Shanghai, Stanford Residences Jing An can also provide you with a place to stroll in your spare time. Living in Stanford Residences Jing An, encounter the legend and beauty hidden in this city.