Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a place with multiple personalities; the population is mainly Cantonese Chinese but British influence is quite visible. It is a unique destination that has absorbed people and cultural influences from places as diverse as Vietnam and Vancouver and proudly proclaims itself to be Asia's World City.
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is an urban peninsula on the mainland part of Hong Kong, to the north of Hong Kong Island, where the is. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, also known as Chek Lap Kok Airport, is located just off in western Hong Kong. Photo: Gossipguy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hong Kong's are a generic label for the other 234 islands, islets and rocks in the territory. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Central and Western is a district of Hong Kong Island. Photo: seeminglee, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Hong Kong Museum of Art is the first and main art museum of Hong Kong, located in Salisbury Road, . is situated 2 km northeast of Hong Kong. Photo: Baycrest, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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The , modelled on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, is an avenue located along the Victoria Harbour waterfront in , Hong Kong. is situated 2 km northeast of Hong Kong. Photo: bensonkua, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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The is a multipurpose performance facility in , Hong Kong. is situated 2 km northeast of Hong Kong. Photo: WiNG, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a hill on the western half of Hong Kong Island. is situated 2 km west of Hong Kong. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The in Hong Kong Island is not as full of attractions as neighbouring , although Wan Chai is known for its nightlife and Causeway Bay for an unforgettable shopping experience. Photo: David Yan, CC BY 2.0.

The of Hong Kong were leased by China to the British in 1898. Photo: Pleclown, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest island in Hong Kong. Despite having the and Disneyland, it offers quiet mountains and villages that seem a world away from the busy pace of life in . Photo: Andrewssi2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong. Photo: Southgeist, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, often abbreviated as TST, is an urban area in southern , Hong Kong. is situated 2½ km northeast of Hong Kong. Photo: Diego Delso, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a heavily built-up area of Hong Kong, located on Hong Kong Island, and covering parts of Wan Chai District. is situated 2½ km east of Hong Kong. Photo: simonsmith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an area and town on southwest Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. is situated 3½ km south of Hong Kong. Photo: Filzstift, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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