See giant balloons, gorgeous floats and a slew of celebrities in a special 360° livestream broadcast by Verizon. When it comes to skylines, Shanghai knows how to impress. From the Oriental Pearl Tower, which looks like a spaceship with its massive domes, to the Shanghai Tower, rising over 2,000 feet above China’s financial capital, this city has some seriously defining buildings. But while it’s truly mind-boggling to stand underneath these massive structures, they’re best observed from across the Huangpu River. And one hotel might just have the most stunning views of them all — bathtub included. At the Shanghai Edition — part of Ian Schrager’s powerhouse brand of luxury hotels with a laid-back vibe — the sweeping views of the city will pull you in, but the comfort and character of the hotel will make you want to stay forever. And on a recent trip, I got to experience Shanghai’s coolest hotel firsthand. Tucked away on Nanjing Road, Shanghai’s answer to New York’s Fifth Avenue or Paris’s Champs-Élysée, the signature scent of the hotel created by Le Labo drifts past chic shoppers and tourists. The lobby — accented in soft beige hues and sheer curtains against royal blue velv...