|Nanjing Road running in a west-east direction, the whole length is 5,000 meters. Its eastern section is in Huangpu District and extends from The Bund west to People’s Square. The western section begins at People’s Square and continues westward towards Jing’an District.
Nanjing Road is one of the main business roads. 100 years ago, Nanjing Road is a narrow road, and then colonists built entertainment places. After 1865, the colonists expanded this road, at the same time, changed the name to Nanjing Road. Later, the shops on two sides became more and more. In 2000, Nanjing Road was reconstructed to be a characteristic pedestrian street.