Special administrative region of the People's Republic of China.
Language: Cantonese, English
Districts: Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, New Territories, Lantau and Outlying Islands
We travelled to Hong Kong on September 2012 by +Air China with a stopover in Beijing (which will be another post soon). Weather was very hot but manageable. In Hong Kong we stayed in +Metropark Kowloon hotel.
|Symphony of lights - the world's 'Largest Permanent Light and Sound Show'. We were very disappointed with the show itself, but the skyline of Hong Kong is just outstanding!|
|Hong Kong seems to be more busy at night...|
|...than a daytime|
|Avenue of Stars - Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade|
|Avenue of Stars pays tribute to the names that helped make Hong Kong the 'Hollywood of the East'|
|Tsim Sha Tsui|
|Hong Kong Island seen from Kowloon side at dusk|
|Iconic Hong Kong Tramways are narrow double decker city trams...|
|... trundling alone the nothern coast of Hong Kong Island only.|
|Wong Tai Sin Temple in the north of Kowloon|
|Wong Tai Sin Temple|
|Prayers at Wong Tai Sin Temple|
|Ladies Market located in Mong Kok, Kowloon|
|Temple Street Night market|
|Bird Market known as the Yuen Po Bird Garden is...|
|...another charming corner of the city.|
|Close to Bird Market you will find Flower Market with all kinds of flowers!|
|Tung Choi Street North known as the Goldfish market...|
|where you can find many types of fish from weirdly shaped to colourful tropical species.|
to be continued...