Why Hong Kong needs to be on your list of places to visit

Hong Kong boasts a population of over 7 million and is one of the most popular tourist attracting cities that the world has to offer. Fun activities are around every corner you turn and it is very easy to create a fulfilling vacation touring the city. Its location also gives great access to visiting other nearby Asian countries.

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Largest of Asia

Ocean Park is an attraction filled with various interactive adventures and attractions. The park’s location includes a marine mammal park, amusement park, animal theme park, and oceanarium. It is located in the Southern District of Hong Kong with a large mountain separated it into two areas. Ocean Park has been recently expanded to include over 80 rides and activities, ranking it now the 13th most visited theme park in the world and the first largest in Asia. There are so many activities here that you should take a look for yourself! If you are looking for lots of things to engage in, looking for a hotel near Hong Kong Ocean Park is a must! It’ll make it easier to travel to and from these popular destinations and booking in advance is a must.

All The Fun In One Building

The International Finance Centre (IFC) is no stranger when it comes to extravagance and prominence. Hong Kong is known for having malls that are filled with amazing displays this is no exception. The IFC is a skyscraper complex that includes endless attractions ranging anywhere from fine dining, shopping, fashion shows, a transit hub, and much more! The centre staggeringly stands as the world’s 8th tallest building, making it a grand architectural site to see. The IFC also provides good access to other interesting nearby sites for touring around.

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Just A Simple Walk

Taking a stroll across this enriched city will make you discover many destinations that are filled with entertainment for you and family or friends. Stumbling across festivals, concerts, art displays is as easy as counting one, two, three. There are plenty of activities to do within walking distance no matter where you are, so going for a peaceful stroll outdoors will always lead to an interactive journey and an unexpected adventure. The city is home to many trails for hiking, as well. Being a conglomeration of Cantonese, Shanghainese, British, and Indian culture with diverse landscapes such as mountainous terrain, beaches, forests, and city views, travelling around the city is the best way to see it for all its worth. If you want to see everything in one breathtaking view, then visiting Victoria Peak is also a must. Victoria Peak is one of the most famous attractions in Hong Kong. At a height of over 500 meters, the highest point in the city, the summit offers beautiful scenic views across the entire island.

With its diverse cultural identity, Hong Kong is home to a unique culinarian diet. The city offers many choices anywhere from street food to Michelin Star rated restaurants. A popular style of catering in Hong Kong is Dim Sum, a Cantonese series of dishes prepared in bite-sized portions. Dim Sum is a meal consisting of dumplings and other dishes served in steamer baskets and usually alongside hot tea. This dish is served in many different ways including chicken, pork, or seafood, making it a wonderful meal for anyone. With a name that translates to “touch your heart”, you can’t help but try it!

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