Wayfarer travel TV show: Series 02 Episode 23, the best of Shanghai

by James Wilkinson

In Episode 23 of Series 02 of Wayfarer, award-winning host James Gregory Wilkinson is in Shanghai and he looks at some of the best things to see and do in the city that’s known as the ‘Paris of the Far East’.

In this segment, Wilkinson goes inside the new Artyzen Habitat Hongqiao Shanghai 188-room hotel and popular Townsquare bistro, and checks out some of the attractions nearby, including the MixC Mall.

To view the episode, click on the YouTube image below.

In Series 2 of Wayfarer, being broadcast online across the world throughout 2020, Wilkinson takes viewers across the globe to some of the best hotels, bars, restaurants, galleries and attractions that several of the world’s leading destinations have to offer.

The 25-episode line-up for Series 2 includes: Austin, Texas, USA; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Fort Worth, Texas, USA; Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia; Los Angeles, California, USA; New York City, USA; Shanghai and Beijing, China; and Singapore.

Each episode is an essential guide to the city for business and leisure travellers and is being broadcast on wayfarer.travel and YouTube on a weekly basis.


Qantas flies to Shanghai from Sydney, with the Airbus A330s that operate on the route fitted out with the latest Business Class cabins (also seen on the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner fleet).

The new Business Class cabins features the latest-generation seat from the Flying Kangaroo that can be reclined for take-off and landing, while you can also expect top Australian food and wine, and world-class entertainment.

Wayfarer Host and Editor-In-Chief, James Gregory Wilkinson, recently experienced the Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner in Business Class from Los Angeles to Sydney and click on the image below to find out what you can expect onboard.