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"Hong Kong Travel Pass Combo: MTR Pass
"Hong Kong Travel Pass Combo: MTR Pass Ngong Ping Cable Car and Big Buddha Tour""After picking up your MTR pass and additional tickets at the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry Pier you’re ready to begin your Hong Kong sightseeing!MTR Pass:Hong Kong is at your fingertips with your pass for one day of unlimited use on the MTR (Mass Transit Railway). With three different transportation options – trains a light rail system and feeder buses – you can easily reach the Hong Kong attractions that most interest you. The fast and easy-to-use MTR covers Hong Kong’s major districts including stops at the boundary with mainland China. Across 10 different rail lines you can see it all – perhaps head to Disneyland on the Disneyland Resort Line
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"Hong Kong Super Saver: Hong Kong Island Tour
"Hong Kong Island Sightseeing TourBegin your comprehensive tour of Hong Kong Island aboard the Victoria Peak tram an eight-minute funicular railway ride that takes you to the summit for a spectacular vista including Kowloon and surrounding islands. Next your guide will take you past lovely Repulse Bay on the way to Aberdeen Hong Kong's floating village where a junk-dwelling community of fishermen still thrives. For a close-up view you can board a sampan
From HKD927.00
 
Private Hong Kong Layover Tour: City Sightseeing with Round-Trip Airport Transport
"After pickup from the Hong Kong airport by private vehicle your five-hour layover tour begins with a ride on the Victoria Peak tram for spectacular views of Hong Kong Island and its skyscrapers. Take an eight-minute funicular railway ride to the summit where your personal guide will point out Kowloon and the surrounding islands of Victoria Harbour.Next pass beautiful Repulse Bay en route to your next destination the famous fishing village of Aberdeen. Marvel at Hong Kong's floating community on Aberdeen Harbour and learn about this thriving village where fishermen and their families still reside aboard traditional junk boats. You'll have the option to board a When you’ve had your fill of bargain shopping
From HKD1,567.00

Population/Currency/Facts Tips (19)

Hong Kong money

What's this? It's psychedelic Hong Kong money designed to give counterfeiters colorful hallucinating headaches. If you wish to change foreign money in Hong Kong, it's always better to do so at one of...
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Confucius
Jun 11, 2003

Currency/Foreign Exchange/Taxes

Hong Kong's currency is the Hong Kong dollar. As of 1999, the Hong Kong dollar is pegged to the U.S. dollar at HK$7.80 = US$1.00, with the rate being able to fluctuate by only 10 HK cents....
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Kurtdhis
Apr 08, 2003

Electricity

Electricity: 220 V, 50 Hz, which is compatible to equipment in Great Britain. Most hotels have 110 V outlets for shavers. Hong Kong has a variety of plug outlets, most standardized on Great Britain's...
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Kurtdhis
Apr 08, 2003

Currency Exchange

By far the best rate of exchange on my last trips to Hong Kong were to be had at Chungking Mansions. At the entrance in the lobby area there are several exchange booths so the competition is pretty...
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kidfree
Sep 10, 2006

Electronic safe at any hotels in the world

Okay this tip is not confined to hotels in HK only but to all hotels where an electronic safe is found at your hotel room.Suggestion :Wipe the touch keys down before operating it with a damp cloth,...
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Icewine
Apr 14, 2003

Exchanging money

I stayed in the Causeway Bay area and there are loads of money changers in the area but you have to pick the right one that has the best rate as they vary wildly. Some of the best exchange rates I...
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Willettsworld
Oct 07, 2008

Hong Kong Stats

Population - 7.6 million Area - 1 092 sq km Full name (Mandarin): Xianggang Tebie Xingzhengqu July 1 (1997) - Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day October 1 (1949) - National...
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coolpanda87
Mar 25, 2004

Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)

the main currency of Hong Kong is the Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) and it is also widely used in the Territory of Macau. The currency is Pegged to the US Dollar at 7.75 HKD to 1 USD and is also pegged to...
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machomikemd
Sep 24, 2014

ATM's in Hong Kong

for easy cash if you don't have much pocket money of would not want to use your credit card that much.But a word of caution, if your are not the type who wants pass on charges on withdrawing money...
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machomikemd
Sep 24, 2014

Condominium Living is the Norm

lack of Land Space in Hong Kong as the territory is only about 1,108 square kilometers (427 square miles) of Land Space and is one of the congested cities around the world in terms of population...
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machomikemd
Sep 24, 2014

Population: 7,116,302 (July...

Population: 7,116,302 (July 2000 est.) Age structure: 0-14 years: 18% (male 676,756; female 602,434) 15-64 years: 71% (male 2,520,473; female 2,563,355) 65 years and over: 11% (male 342,942; female...
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ankx
Aug 25, 2002

Location: Eastern Asia,...

Location: Eastern Asia, bordering the South China Sea and China Geographic coordinates: 22 15 N, 114 10 E Map references: Southeast Asia Area: total: 1,092 sq km land: 1,042 sq km water: 50 sq km Area...
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ankx
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Hong Kong

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Kowloon

Hey Relax 3D Gallery is an interesting photo taking venue. Located at a few foot steps away from Kwun Tong MTR station, it provides a 3D Painting Photo Taking Area, 3 Selfies Rooms with props, it's...
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Mong Kok District

Mongkok, an area where the streets are crowded with people day and night It was hard walking as people filled and overflowed the crammed side walks, this wasn't for us, it may not be for you,...
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Tsim Sha Tsui

Tsim Sha Tsui, or TST, is a neighborhood in Kowloon that is famous for its diverse and multinational restaurants and shopping. Near the water you will find high-end fashion, while the area around...
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Space Museum

I've never really been a fan of space museums but a particularly wet day in Hong Kong with the kids forced us to look for indoor attractions. I must have walked past the egg shaped building a hundred...
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Flower Market Road

Where to find the flowers? Flower Market road in Mong Kok of course! The flower shops on Flower Market Road were originally wholesale traders, then they became retail, so if your expecting a...
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Bird Garden

Located in Yuen Po Street, Prince Edward, Kowloon, is where we found the Bird Garden. Set in quite a nice area with trees and other greenery is where we found stalls selling both modern and...
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