Hong Kong is considered to be the ‘world city’ of Asia and favourite shopping and travel destination. It has a variety of places for sight seeing , world famous amusement park , wax museum , hiking trails etc. Many say that Hong Kong is the home of biggest skyscraper buildings in the world.
Hong Kong ranks among world most costliest cities. To be very precise it is the third expensive city in the world after New York and London. Which is why real state has evolved to all different level here. Houses are so cramped up that some calls it as shoe box house. People has to live in bunker house as they cannot afford a good place to live here.
Becoming a world city was not an easy task .Since 1842, Hong Kong was under British possession .Only recently,China took over from British and became special administrative region of China. It has evolved itself into a financial capital after economic boom in the country. As city has to accommodate its 7.2 million population which is mostly covered by mountains and forrest area, it started growing in vertical direction without losing its charm and hence created some astonishing architecture.
Now, I will take you to top 10 places you can visit in Hong Kong.
- Ocean Park
- Madame Tussauds
- Sky 100
- Laser & Light show
- Hong Kong space museum
- Big Bhudha
- Tsim Sha Tsui – harbour city shopping mall
- Mongkok, Sham sai po , Causeway bay street shopping
- Big wave, Shek O, Cheung sha beaches.
Surely I will be covering each of these places in detail with how to reach and from where to book the tickets.
If you thing I missed any place do comment and I will try to add in the upcoming articles.