Hong Kong-City Video Guide


Located on China’s south coast, Hong Kong offers some of the world’s most intense shopping, sightseeing and dining experiences, yet moments of stillness await at every turn. Hong Kong has over 600 places of worship, from neighborhood temples to hilltop monasteries. Shopping is almost a religion too! From opulent malls like Pacific Place to the markets of Temple Street, tax-free Hong Kong is heaven for bargain hunters. From Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, hop aboard a Star Ferry for the crossing to Hong Kong Island. Explore the futuristic architecture of Hong Kong’s main business district, Central, then take a tram to Victoria Peak. Hong Kong offers plenty of green spaces, such as Kowloon’s Walled City Park. Outside the urban areas, over forty percent of the territory has been designated as national park . Spend a day on the tranquil beaches of Shek O, or hike the trails of Lamma Island. On Lantau Island take the cable car to the Po Lin Monestry and the Tian Tan Buddah, then explore the traditi onal fishing village of Tai O. At the end of the day, cruise the bars and restaurants in fashionable Soho and Lan Kwai Fong..

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Jackie Chan: Why the Action Star is Hated in Hong Kong

To many in the West, Jackie Chan is a martial arts star and action hero. But back in his birthplace of Hong Kong, he remains deeply unpopular—particularly among the embattled city’s pro-democracy movement. This is the story of a complex Chinese actor . Click here to SUBSCRIBE to VICE Asia: Connect with VICE Asia: Check […]