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The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong offers two bars, the 58th-floor Flair and the 52nd-floor lobby lounge Aura. While it might be nice to tipple in Aura and hear the live jazz band that performs nightly, there’s no contest — hot spot Flair is the better choice. The rooftop bar offers staggering views of Pudong, the Bund skyline and Puxi’s skyscrapers, along with standard and signature cocktails. From the standard drinks list, you’ll find a wide selection of vodka, rum and gin, plus martinis, like the chocolate option (vodka, crème de cacao white, Tia Maria liqueur and chocolate powder) and mojitos. Try the refreshing lychee mojito while enjoying the warm weather on Flair’s sizeable terrace. For something a little different at the Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel, reach for Flair’s signature drinks list and order the Oriental Pearl (Chivas, raspberry puree, lemongrass, pineapple juice) or the Fragrant Rose (yellow wine, orange juice, Monin Rose and grenadine).