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Tai O is located on the Hong Kong island of Lantau. This is kind of a "fishing village" or "Hong Kong Venice." It is considered to be a popular tourist point. Tai O is known for the houses on stilts and, once for its former fishing way of life. In the center of the streets, there's the fish...
The two days I spent in  Hong Kong  were foggy.  Hong Kong is a very comfortable and well-planned city in everything – its structure, logistics, and ubiquitous signs in English, and of course its perfect public transport. Until 1997, Hong Kong was a British colony, and later it...
Hong Kong  is a very bright and diverse city, where the colonial past, the patriarchal Chinese bustle and color, and rapidly developing and thriving Asian economic, business and financial center meet together. Let's go through the neighborhoods of the central part of Hong Kong located on the...
The seafront of  Hong Kong  is, of course, the main attraction of the city. Surrounded by skyscrapers, full of dozens large and small vessels, which are constantly moving on the water surface,  Victoria Harbour  fascinates everyone. The  Clock Tower of the...
At night, as well as during the daytime, the best views of  Hong Kong  open from the observation deck at the  peak of Victoria and  from the  Avenue of Stars  in Kowloon. The weather was foggy during our visit. Night Hong Kong is known for its famous...
Trips to Hong Kong  are often combined with trips to Macau, a similar to Hong Kong autonomous territory within China, the former Portuguese colony (until 1999). Usually, people go there to relax on a beach, gamble in numerous casinos, and most importantly - to see the unique classical...
We had a couple of days before the flight home after our cruise ended in  Hong Kong . We thought about spending those remaining days there but I was trying to save money during our travels. So, having studied the prices on an overnight stay in  Hong Kong and Macau, w e chose the...
This is the route of our New Year's cruise:  Singapore - Malacca (Malaysia) - Penang (Malaysia) - Phuket  (Thailand) - Thilawa (Myanmar) - Porto Malai (Malaysia) - Port Klang (Malaysia) - Singapore - Nathon (Thailand) - Laem Chabang (Thailand) - Sihanoukville (Cambodia...
Hong Kong  is the city of skyscrapers and debauchery. Its layout is different from New York, and the nightlife moves from local "Manhattan" to the mainland. Like Pyongyang, it is in a constant haze, and strait between the island and mainland is similar to the one in Bangkok....
This is already my 4th time in  Hong Kong . I got used to almost everything and each time it is more difficult to find something new and exciting. Only the night panorama of  Hong Kong  is not boring. It seems that billions of fireflies are on the squares of the glass...
There are 5 Disneyland parks in the world located in Florida, California,  Paris , Tokyo and  Hong Kong . Since we were in  Hong Kong , I couldn't resist the temptation to compare the local Disneyland with the ones in Paris and Florida where I had been before. I invite...
You probably heard that it's cheaper to buy electronics in  Hong Kong . Today I'll show you the typical  Hong Kong  electronics stores and talk about how I tried to buy myself a new telephoto equipment... This store was the largest I could find in Hong Kong. There are no...
Macau is the gambling capital of Asia. It is a small island country with a population of half a million people and 31 huge casinos. For 442 years it was a Portuguese colony and only in 1999 Portuguese handed over the reins of power to the Chinese government. However, it is...