Handed back to the government of China by the British in 1997, Hong Kong's thriving capitalist market has in no way been slowed down by the influence of Communist rule. Skyscrapers are packed into a relatively small skyline on Hong Kong Island, as the fast-paced lives of business people tick away at ground level.
From the Hong Kong Travel Guide
21 June 2013 - 23 June 2013
This festival features some of Hong Kong's most celebrated traditional customs, features dynamic entertainment, and carnival games. But the main event is an exhilarating dragon boat competition, which takes place in Victoria Harbour off the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront.
Overall, I would say that this hotel is not a good choice for staying as a backpacker. The location, yes, it is good to access to other places, but I would say it's not a safe place in Hong Kong. I maybe get a bad image of Hong Kong because of where I was staying. ... more
the train to my departure gate in under 15 minutes. Also consider that Hong Kong / Central Station (the ...
[b]Hi All My friend and I are spending three days in Hong Kong after Christmas - not long I know !!! We'd really appreciate any hints or tips as to where to go and what to see to make the absolute most of our time there!!! Any help you can give us would be fab ! Many Thanks Jax ...
Hi I am Flying to Hong Kong on the 25th of May. I am looking for accommodation, I have read some horror stories of people staying in Hostels. What I was wondering has anybody stayed in Hostels there, and can you recommend any?? Me and my girl friend are flying out for two days then go to Australia ...
Arrived at first destination
After just over an 11 hour flight I arrived at Hong Kong airport. First impressions is it is a very clean and nice place with tons of helpful staff. So after a brief chat with staff at the airport I ...
Posted in Asia 2010 (September - October) by djAsia2010