Does Jean Georges Shanghai have any special views?

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The view at Jean Georges Shanghai is one of the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star restaurant’s biggest draws. From a table at Jean Georges, you’ll get a clear view of the Bund, which is perhaps Shanghai’s most iconic landscape. There, a stately Shanghai 1920s façade gazes quizzically across the Huangpu River into the modern, futuristic face of the Lujiazui business district. The scene is most breathtaking at night, when, from your table, you’ll be able to gaze out onto the glowing scene dominated by the neon purple CCTV tower, the golden Jin Mao Tower and the Shanghai World Financial Center, the tallest skyscraper in China known fondly (or not so fondly) by residents as “the bottle opener,” thanks to the trapezoidal aperture at the building’s peak. By 2015, the Shanghai Tower will be finished and earn the distinction as China’s tallest skyscraper and the world’s second tallest building, stretching in a corkscrew pattern up to the sky.

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