The Hong Kong Chinese are very modern. Unlike the Mainland Chinese, we are quite sophisticated. We wear branded clothes and like fine dinning. Do not expect to see very ignorant people in Hong Kong. I do not want to be rude about this but many foreigners thought that we are very ignorant.
On a rare clear day in Central looking towards TST could not resist taking a picture of that duck again.
Just for conrast with Stephen and Stitt the HSBC lions, next door the Bank of China lions are very Chinese in character. They remind me of the lion costumes used in the lion dance.
A lot of Chinese practice Tai Chai in the mornings. Here is a Tai Chai Class that is offered in Kowloon outside of the HK Cultural Center every Monday and Wednesday mornings.
In addition to 7-11, there are many newspaper stands in the city where you can pick up magazines, newspapers or whatever.
Typical old residential housing in Hong Kong, so small and crowded that you can even climb over to other's sitting room.
Playing Mahjong is favourite activity for most Hong Kong people. In the picture, my collegues are playing mahjong in a private club after our month-end dinner.
When riding the escalators especially in the MTR stations, always stand on the right. The left is for anyone wishing to walk up or down and keep the flow of people moving.
Make friends with the HK people. Some of the most interesting & best friends I have (be it in reality or virtual) are from HK! May be I'm a very lucky person afterall :)))
There is an important role for close family relationship. I enjoyed my family reunion parties each time during my stay in Hong Kong.
near Hong Kong u can find the island of Macau
who was in Portugues hands , till not so long ago
only casino's are on that island
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The location is handy for TST but the rooms are a little tired. I first stayed here in 2006 and...more
8 Pak Hok Ting Street, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
Good for: Couples
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