Yùyuán Garden and Bazaar 豫园 – Shanghai, China

Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai - Photo by Flickr user fukagawa

Yu Garden, also known as Yuyuan Garden, is a beautiful Chinese garden located in the old part of Shanghai. It was founded by the Pan family and took nearly 18 years to complete. The gardens were severely damaged during the Opium wars of 1842. Today they are popular place to stroll on the weekends.

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