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Weird: Thames Town, China

With tudor fronting, a classic English pub and a red telephone box, Thames Town looks like it could be another Home Counties suburb. Or does it?

With tudor fronting, a classic English pub and a red telephone box, Thames Town looks like it could be another Home Counties suburb. Or does it? On closer inspection, Thames Town is actually in the Songjiang district of Shanghai, China. Part Truman Show, part MGM Studios, expect to see newlyweds queuing up to get their wedding snaps in front of a fake Westminster Abbey. Say "năilào"!

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