People’s Square, a garden-style square in downtown, is known as the “Green Lung of Shanghai”. To its north are the premises of Shanghai government, to its west Shanghai Grand Theater, to its northeast Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, and to its south Shanghai Museum. People’s Avenue runs through the square flanked by a green belt 17 meters wide, offering a total green area of 80,000 square meters. Measuring 140,000 square meters in area, the square can accommodate over 1.2 million people. As an important hub of urban traffic, People’s Square is starting point of many public transportation lines. Subway lines 1, 2 and 8 stop at the square.
People's Square Station, Subway Line 1/2/3; Bus 4/123/46/Suidao Line 6
In close proximity to People’s Square, Laifushi is an easily accessible classy shopping destination that specializes in clothing and accessories. The Food Street on the 1st floor underground is quite popular with visitors and white-collars.
The commodities of this shopping mall run the gamut from cheap to expensive, catering to the needs of shoppers on different budgets. Leisure venues include restaurants, a games hall, a cinema, an ice rink and a wax figures hall.
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