Hong Kong Travel Guide

Victoria Harbour
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As a Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong is situated on the southeast coast of China, occupying an area of 426 square miles (1,104 square kilometers). The city is one of the world's leading financial, banking and trading centers.

It is made up of four parts: Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, the New Territories and the Outlying Islands. The prosperous island is the center of economy, politics, entertainment and shopping with its southern part noted for sea shores and bays. Kowloon is another flourishing part where Tsim Sha Tsui, Yau Ma Tei and Mong Kok are the most popular destinations. The New Territories and Outlying Islands are ideal places to experience a peaceful and natural holiday.

The city has a population of about 6,970,000 and most people (about 97% of the population) are Chinese and speak Cantonese and English. There are few language barriers, making the city one of the hottest travel destination in Asia.
 
Due to the advantageous geographical location, Hong Kong serves as an important transport hub between international cities and regions with major cities in Mainland China. The well-developed urban transport system can be used to most places in the city, making traveling convenient and cheap.
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Hong Kong Food
Different cultures bring food all over the world to this city, so it is a paradise for foodies. From luxury restaurants to Dai Pai Dong (street side food-stalls), from Yum Cha (tea and dim sum) to formal feast, the local food will definitely seize your appetite.

Shopping in Hong Kong
Once arrival in Hong Kong, shopping is inevitable, because this metropolis is a commercial center of Asia. The Central, Causeway Bay and Wan Chai on the Island as well as Tsim Sha Tsui, Yau Ma Tei and Mong Kok on Kowloon Peninsula are the most popular shopping areas.

Hong Kong Nightlife
After a busy day of traveling, it is highly recommended to appreciate the colorful nightlife. Leisurely sightseeing activities such as watching a Symphony of Lights and roaming around the Avenue of Stars, or heading for pubs or nightclubs at Lan Kwai Fong, or eating local snacks at night markets will enrich your trip.

An open city with a wonderful natural harbor, it is a place where various cultures blend harmoniously. British culture can be found everywhere as a result of former colonial rule, while it also preserves traditional customs and the core values of Confucianism that have faded in Mainland China. It is the backdrop for modern movies and pop music that enjoy worldwide recognition.

In addition, here are some practical tips for your reference to make your trip easy:

 
- Last modified on Jun. 06, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Hong Kong Travel
Asked by Mayank Lohia from INDIA | Jun. 15, 2019 17:07Reply
visa Verify
I'm going hong Kong For job .. but visa type is EM .. and confused with .. can tell me how can verify it's real or fake .
Asked by Cherry from USA | Jun. 13, 2019 12:09Reply
Hong Kong Rambler Oasis To Ngong Ping 360 then Mong Kok
From hong kon Rambler oasis hotel to ngong ping

1. how to get to ngong ping from rambler oasis hotel?
2. and from ngong ping to mong kok?
3. Mong Kok back to Rambler Oasis Hotel

Thank you.
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Answered by Lily from SINGAPORE | Jun. 13, 2019 20:18
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1. Take E32 (LWB) from Ching Tao House Cheung Ching Estate to Tung Chung Fire Station and then transfer to 23 (NLB) from Yu Tung Court to Ngong Ping. The duration is around 1.5h and it costs HK$28.

2.Take 23 (NLB) from Ngong Ping to Tung Chung Fire Station and transfer to E21 (CTB) to Sai Yeung Choi Street South. It takes about 2h and HK$32.

3. Take 42A (KMB) from Fife Street Mong Kok to Ching Tao House Cheung Ching Estate. It take about 50 mins and HK$7.
Asked by karen from PHILIPPINES | Jun. 12, 2019 22:32Reply
How much is the Hong Kong mtr fare from fortress hill to sheung wan?
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Answered by Joshua from USA | Jun. 13, 2019 19:38
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It costs around HK$7.
Answered by Julie from FRANCE | Jun. 13, 2019 19:54
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It takes about HK$7 by Island Line.
Asked by Cherry from USA | Jun. 12, 2019 15:28Reply
Rambler Oasis Hotel To Different Tourist destination in Hong Kong
I need help in visiting the tourist destination in HK. We will be going to HK on June 20 -24, 2019. This is our first time in visiting the place. We'll be staying in Rambler Oasis Hotel. From Rambler Oasis hotel please help us on how to get on the following tourist destination:
1.rambler to Victoria Peak (going back)
2. rambler hotel to ocean park(going back also)
3.rambler hotel to Disneyland(going back)
4.rambler hotel to ngong pin 360(going back
5.rambler to ladies market(going back)
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Answered by Antony from AUSTRALIA | Jun. 12, 2019 18:59
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It is suggested to use HK e-transport to check the route to these destinations. You can easily see the bus line, duration and ticket fare. For example:

From the hotel to Victoria Peak, take 948 (KMB/NWFB) from Ching Tao House Cheung Ching Estate, Tsing Yi Road to Lippo Centre, Cotton Tree Drive and transfer to X15 (NWFB) from Admiralty (West) to the Peak. It take about 75 mins and costs HK$30 for a single journey.
Asked by Falentino from INDONESIA | Jun. 11, 2019 13:05Reply
If we arrive at HKIA around 7pm. Plan to visit Hong Kong Macau Zhuhai
And Shenzhen at 6 nights and than go to Guilin. Can you suggest for us the itinerary?
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Answered by Marsha from UNITED KINGDOM | Jun. 11, 2019 18:42
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I'm not clear how many days you will stay in these cities, but you can learn more about popular attractions on this website. Just search for the cities' names and you will have a plan about your destinations.
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