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Top Things to Do in Hong Kong, from a Cruise Ship - Created by Staff

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Ngong Ping 360

The Ngong Ping 360 is a tourism project on Lantau Island in Hong Kong. The project was previously known as Tung Chung Cable Car Project before acquiring the Ngong Ping 360 brand in April 2005.

Chi Lin Nunnery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Chi Lin Nunnery ( Chinese: 志蓮淨苑; pinyin: Zhìlián Jìng Yuàn ) is a large Buddhist temple complex located in Diamond Hill, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Covering a space of more than 33,000 square metres (360,000 sq ft), the temple complex includes a nunnery, temple halls, Chinese gardens, visitor's hostels and a vegetarian restaurant.

Dragon's Back - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Dragon's Back ( Traditional Chinese: 龍脊) is a ridge in southeastern Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, between Wan Cham Shan and Shek O Peak. It lies within the Shek O Country Park. In 2004 the Dragon's Back Trail was selected by TIME Asia as the best urban hiking trail.

Nan Lian Garden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Nan Lian Garden (南蓮園池) is a Chinese Classical Garden in Diamond Hill, Kowloon, Hong Kong. The garden has an area of 3.5 hectares. It is designed in the Tang Dynasty-style with hills, water features, trees, rocks and wooden structures.

Hong Kong Sevens - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The 2010 edition saw several significant changes to the tournament format. Foremost among these changes was the introduction of the fourth-level Shield trophy, which had not previously been awarded in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Museum of History

The Hong Kong Museum of History ( Chinese: 香港歷史博物館; pinyin: Xiānggǎng Lìshǐ Bówùguǎn ; Jyutping: Hoeng1 Gong2 Lik6 Si2 Bok3 Mat6 Gun2 ) is a museum which preserves Hong Kong's historical and cultural heritage. It is located next to the Hong Kong Science Museum, in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China.

Victoria Harbour

Victoria Harbour is a natural landform harbour situated between Hong Kong Island and Kowloon in Hong Kong. The harbour's deep, sheltered waters and strategic location on the South China Sea were instrumental in Hong Kong's establishment as a British colony and its subsequent development as a trading centre.

Hong Kong Tramways - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hong Kong Tramways ( Chinese: 香港電車) is a tram system in Hong Kong, being one of the earliest forms of public transport in the metropolis. Owned and operated by Veolia Transport, the tramway runs on Hong Kong Island between Shau Kei Wan and Kennedy Town, with a branch circulating Happy Valley.

Happy Valley Racecourse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Happy Valley Racecourse ( Chinese: 快活谷馬場 or 跑馬地馬場) is one of the two racecourses for horse racing and is a tourist attraction in Hong Kong. It is located in Happy Valley on Hong Kong Island, surrounded by Wong Nai Chung Road and Morrison Hill Road.

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery (Man Fat Tsz) is a Buddhist temple in Sha Tin, Hong Kong. It is located at 220 Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin. It is not an actual monastery as there are no resident monks and is managed by laypersons.

Victoria Peak

Victoria Peak ( Chinese: 太平山, or previously Chinese: 扯旗山) is a mountain in the western half of Hong Kong Island. It is also known as Mount Austin, and locally as The Peak. With an altitude of 552 m (1,811 ft), it is the highest mountain on the island ( Tai Mo Shan is the highest point in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region).

Hong Kong Park - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Hong Kong Park is a public park next to Cotton Tree Drive in Central, Hong Kong. Built at a cost of HK$ 398 million and opened in May 1991, it covers an area of 80,000 m² and is an example of modern design and facilities blending with natural landscape.

Sai Kung Town

Sai Kung Town ( Chinese: 西貢市) or simply Sai Kung (Chinese: 西貢) is a town on Sai Kung Peninsula, facing the Sai Kung Hoi (Inner Port Shelter), part of Sai Kung District in the New Territories, Hong Kong. Sai Kung is the centre of the surrounding villages, and hence the name may refer to the areas in its immediate surroundings.

Ocean Park, Hong Kong

Ocean Park Hong Kong ( Chinese: 香港海洋公園; Jyutping: hoeng 1 gong 2 hoi 2 joeng 4 gung 1 jyun 2), commonly known as Ocean Park, is a marine mammal park, oceanarium, animal theme park and amusement park, situated in Wong Chuk Hang and Nam Long Shan in the Southern District of Hong Kong, China.

Cheung Chau

Not to be confused with Changzhou Island, an island in Guangzhou, China. Cheung Chau ( Chinese: 長洲, lit. "Long Island") is a small island 10 km southwest of Hong Kong Island, is nicknamed as the 'dumbbell island' for its shape.

Tsim Sha Tsui

Geographically, Tsim Sha Tsui is a cape on the tip of the Kowloon Peninsula pointing towards Victoria Harbour, opposite Central. Several villages had been established in this location before Kowloon was ceded to the British Empire in 1860. Tsim Sha Tsui in Chinese means pointed sandy mouth.

Central, Hong Kong

(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.

Kowloon Park

Kowloon Park is a large public park in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon Peninsula, Hong Kong. It has an area of 13.3 hectares (33 acres) and is managed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department. The park was formerly the site of the Whitfield Barracks of the British Army, with a former battery ( Kowloon West II Battery) in the northwestern part of the Park.