Hong Kong, the Oriental Pearl, is simple amazing!
It would be hard to find a more exciting city than Hong
Kong. Set among beautiful natural surroundings it has
all the benefits of a thriving and vibrant commercial
center. Here you can find the delights of modern living
alongside an abundance of reminders of its historic past.
Whether you visit the better known highlights like the
stunning Ocean Park, the fantastic viewpoint of Victoria
Peak or the beautiful Repulse Bay, Hong Kong is certain
to exceed your expectations.
legendary city has grown from what was a simple fishing
village into the world's fourth largest banking and financial
center and eighth largest trading economy. Situated in
the southeast corner of China, Hong Kong occupies an area
of 1,092 square kilometers (422 square miles), home to
more than 6,780,000 people.
An open city with a wonderful natural harbor, Hong Kong
is the meeting place of various cultures that blend harmoniously
with Chinese traditions and exotic influences. On one
hand traces of British culture can be found everywhere
as a result of former colonial rule. On the other hand,
Hong Kong preserves traditional customs and the core values
of Confucianism that have faded in Mainland China. This
is reflected in its colorful festivals ranging from Spring
Festival to Christmas. Nowhere else on earth do luxury
restaurants, street side food-stalls known locally as
dai pai dong, grand mansions and penthouses, tenements,
office blocks, wooden boats and huge liners coupled with
English in a variety of accents and multifarious Chinese
dialects coexist peacefully.
is the dynamic Hong Kong that provides the environment
in which the richest Chinese listed in Forbes directory
do business. The city also is the backdrop for modern
movies and pop music that together enjoy worldwide recognition.
Home of Kongfu heroes like the late Bruce Lee and Jackie
Chan, Hong Kong continues to attract more and more ambitious
would-be stars and entrepreneurs.
Yum Cha (tea and dim sum) in the morning to a moon lit
view from the top of Victoria Peak or stunning night time
harbor cruise, mingling with shoppers in the numerous
malls and markets around Tsim Sha Tsui, tasting delicacies
at dai pai dong, taking a trip in a sampan or high speed
ferry, Hong Kong will guarantee its visitors an unforgettable
experience. There will always be something to enchant
you and quite probably make you fall in love with this
unique place, be it sightseeing, shopping, dining or simply
exploring its many delights by day and night.
there is no other reason why people from the world over
are so interested in this island, the answer is likely
to be "because it is there!" Don't wait any
longer. Join us and explore this wonderland for yourself!
Hong Kong Island
Causeway Bay and Happy Valley
Man Mo Temple
Hong Kong Space Museum
Tsim Sha Tsui
Wong Tai Sin Temple
Sai Kung Peninsula
Cheung Chau Island
Po Lin Monastery