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Hong Kong Destination Guide

Touring Hong Kong in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong in the region of Hong Kong (general) with it's 7,012,738 citizens is located in Hong Kong and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Hong Kong

Time in Hong Kong is now 02:57 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hong Kong" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Zhuhai, Shenzhen, Shantou, Huizhou, Haikou or Jordon. Being here already, consider visiting . We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

30°C / 86 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 22%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1005.5 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 19 km/h (12 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Thursday, 16th of August 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)
Friday, 17th of August 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Saturday, 18th of August 2018
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)

Videos

Hong Kong: A visual extravaganza

05:27 min ( May 13, 2009 by Nigel Fowler Sutton)
Views: 3,689 - Rating: 4.75/5

A look around the the spectacular Island of Hong Kong This city state is indeed a visual extravaganza, a testimony to the past "glories" of Empire and now after an interlude of 100 years, firmly back ...

Transportation Around Hong Kong

06:56 min ( August 09, 2007 by NikTheCat)
Views: 7,538 - Rating: 4.75/5

Various types of transportation around Hong Kong. Hong Kong is the cleanest city I have ever seen, and the transportation system is just as clean


Hong Kong Open Market near Central

00:40 min ( July 09, 2007 by laugh82lee)
Views: 7,235 - Rating: 3.2/5

An open-air market that I stumbled into during my trip to Hong Kong when crossing into Central. It's usually busy with shoppers and shop owners selling their variety of slaughtered meats, fresh seafoo...

Travel Hong Kong-Taking longest Central ...

02:18 min ( July 22, 2008 by wen88888)
Views: 3,585 - Rating: 0/5

This was called the longest elevator in the world, it is 800m long and links the Central Districts with the Mid- Levels, and Soho area. Accessed from Connaught Road, takes aprox, 20min, it has 29 entr...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Hong Kong during the next days.

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Aug
2018

Food Expo/TeaFair/Hong Kong Lifestyle Showcase

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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International Conference Of The Modernization Of Chinese Medicine & Health Products

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Enjoy A Day Out With Students With Disabilities At Sai Kung Marine Police Base

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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Learn More In Fair Employment Agency Information Session

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Develop A Successful Big Data & Analytics Startup Today! Hong Kong

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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CoCoon Pitch Night Finals Summer 2018 (16/8) 浩觀創業擂台決賽 二零一八年夏季

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Boxing Fitness 西洋拳擊班

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Newbie To NLP: Let Computers Understand You (NLP101) — Preface Workshop | 16 August 2018

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Collect Bread For Redistribution To The Homeless (Admiralty Team B)

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Speed Dating For Young Professionals

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

City Hall, Hong Kong

The Hong Kong City Hall is a building located at Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong. Since Hong Kong does not designate itself or any part of itself as a city, there is no mayor or city council; therefore, the City Hall does not hold the offices of a city government, unlike most city halls around the world. Instead, it is a complex providing municipal services, including performing venues and libraries.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.29, 114.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:A Symphony of Lights, Central, Hong Kong, Concert halls in Hong Kong, Landmarks in Hong Kong, Music venues in Hong Kong, Public libraries in Hong Kong, Seats of local government, Theatres in Hong Kong

Central–Mid-levels escalators

The Central–Mid-levels escalators in Hong Kong is the longest outdoor covered escalator system in the world. The entire system covers over 800 metres in distance and elevates over 135 metres from bottom to top. It was constructed in 1993 to provide a better commute by linking areas within the Central and Western District on Hong Kong Island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.29, 114.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Central, Hong Kong, Mid-Levels, Transport in Hong Kong, Vertical transport devices

Legislative Council Building

The Legislative Council Building (Chinese: 立法會大樓, former 立法局大樓) of Hong Kong, also called the Former Supreme Court Building (前最高法院大樓), was the home of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1985 to 2011, and before that it housed the former Supreme Court. It is located in Central Hong Kong, along the eastern side of Statue Square, directly west of Chater Garden. The Exterior of the Old Supreme Court is one of the declared monuments of Hong Kong.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.29, 114.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Central, Hong Kong, Declared monuments of Hong Kong, Former courthouses, Government buildings completed in 1912, Government buildings in Hong Kong, Landmarks in Hong Kong, Legislative buildings

Statue Square

Statue Square (Chinese: 皇后像廣場; lit. "Empress' Statue Square") is a public pedestrian square in Central, Hong Kong. Built entirely on reclaimed land at the end of the 19th century, Statue Square consists of two parts separated by Chater Road into a northern and a southern sections. It is bordered by Connaught Road Central in the north and by Des Voeux Road Central in the south.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.29, 114.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Central, Hong Kong, Squares in Hong Kong, Urban public parks and gardens in Hong Kong

Central, Hong Kong

Central (also Central District; Chinese: 中環) is the central business district of Hong Kong. It is located in Central and Western District, on the north shore of Hong Kong Island, across Victoria Harbour from Tsim Sha Tsui, the southernmost point of Kowloon Peninsula. The area was the heart of Victoria City, although that name is rarely used today. As the central business district of Hong Kong, many multinational financial services corporations have their headquarters in the area.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.29, 114.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Central, Hong Kong

Quote of the moment

No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.

Lin Yutang