City Guide Hong Kong

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Hong Kong City Reviews

  • 80%


    The most complecated but the most attractive city in the world

    I visited HK second time~ sooo many ppl, soooooo many delicious foods, soooooo many fantastic tourist attractions~

  • 70%


    So different from the mainland

    A multicultural city, very different from anything Ive seen in China. Easy to learn your way around and has some really nice sights.

    Insider Tip:Buy an octopus card

  • 80%


    Nice city, a few hazards

    Hong Kong is a great city with a lot of amazing sights. The public transportation system can be a little confusing at first, but it's great and covers almost everything on the islands. It can also get you between the islands, no problem. Many of the museums, etc. are very cheap and are very interesting. The only real problem I had was with the severely uneven sidewalks and pavement. If you have weak ankles or knee problems, you'll want to bring some sort of support.

  • 70%


    Overall stay in Hong Kong

    Prices of food in Hong Kong generally cost HKD$150 - 250 which can be over our budget at times. The Octopus card in Hong Kong is absolutely useful for taking trains, buses, paying for entertainment tickets, food and many others which I might not have covered. Master & Visa cards are hardly seen so make sure to purchase the Octopus card @ the airport and top it up, you will not regret making that decision.

    Insider Tip:If you're solely staying in Hong Kong, 4 nights is apt to get through all the popular spots and if needed "A Symphony of Lights" @ Victoria Harbour can be skipped because it wasn't as astounding as I thought it would be. You could get better light show at Ocean Park's "Symbio". If you're considering to take the Peak Tram, some websites had stated to take it at night which is absurd. There is no view at night to catch, instead, go for the morning - evening ride, your money would be better worth that way.

  • 80%


    Neon City Hong Kong!

    Awesome city, even though it rained a lot! Tonne of things to do, eat and see. Check out Mong Kok, Kowloon City and Sham Shiu Po districts especially for 2nd hand bric a brac.

    Insider Tip:Check out the weekly pub crawl and dim sum experience food tour, delicious! Get an octopus card immediately to make transport super easy.

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