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  • City Guide Hong Kong

    Getting around Hong Kong

    Background Hong Kong in Cantonese means ‘fragrant harbour’. The poetic name that is said to have been inspired by the heady scent of agarwood, as the Qing dynasty’s original trading port exported fragrant incense.…

    February 15, 2017
  • City Guide Hong Kong

    What to do in Hong Kong

     Catch the Star Ferry The most economical and charming way to explore Hong Kong, be amongst the twenty million passengers that journey across the harbour on the Star Ferry each year. Star Ferries are a…

    February 15, 2017
  • City Guide Hong Kong

    What to see in Hong Kong

    The Peak If it’s the one and only thing you do in Hong Kong, let it be this. For the proper experience ride the world’s steepest funicular railway the Peak Tram. The 7-minute nail-biting…

    February 15, 2017
  • City Guide Hong Kong

    Where to drink in Hong Kong

    Ozone Bar Rooftop bars are all the rage in Hong Kong. At this altitude, on the top floor of Hong Kong’s tallest building, Ozone Bar is the pinnacle. For extravagant cocktails, luxe interior design…

    February 15, 2017
  • City Guide Hong Kong

    Where to shop in Hong Kong

    Temple Street Night Market Arguably Hong Kong’s best market is the vibrant Temple Street Night Market in Tsim Sha Tsui. Traders set up shop as the sun starts to set and before long festivities…

    February 15, 2017
  • City Guide Hong Kong

    Where to stay in Hong Kong

    The infinity pool at The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong $$$ Luxe  The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong This 5-star hotel is the height of luxury. One of the perks of having the title of the ‘highest hotel…

    February 15, 2017