Shanghai is a showpiece of economy of China. It was a fishing village and old town in early days. Presently you will find lot of business hub,museums and historic buildings. The Bund or Waitan is a waterfront area and sometimes found crowded and sometimes lonely. The area is easy to see Skycrapers and beauty of light. From the 1860s to the 1930s, it was the rich and powerful center of the foreign establishment in Shanghai, operating as a legally protected treaty port.
You can have a visit there for business or travel purpose.