I'm looking to book a one way flight to Canada from Singapore for sometime this upcoming February. I'm planning to fly to Hong Kong on a budget carrier, then from Hong Kong to Vancouver on a different airline.
Are there any regulations stating that I cannot fly out on a different airline on the same day? The current flight I'm looking at will give me 5 hours in Hong Kong airport before my flight to Vancouver.
Would really appreciate it if I got some enlightenment about this, thank you!!
We have 4 days in Hong Kong and a nice list of things we want to do - star ferry, markets, hiking, bird watching, Victoria peak. We're not sure about Lantau Island. Is this a true must? Why or why not?
Anyone ever used China Car Service in Hong Kong?
I´m going to HK in mid November and wonder if anyone have some advice (store? area? ie.) where I can find:
- camera accessories. I´m looking for a reliable place to buy camera accessories. No fake, no black market.
- tea and teapots. I´m looking for a cast iron teapot and chinese and japanese tea.
- japanese chef knives. Any store? I read about Shanghai Street. Is that a good option?
- whisky. I´m especially interested in japanese whisky and have been searching on Internet, but it is really expensive. I was in Taiwan last year and it was like a third of the price there compared to HK. Is whisky that expensive in HK?
Please tell me about your favourite hiking trails in Hong Kong.
I´m looking for day hikes, 2-5 hours. They don´t have to be advanced, I´m more looking for nice sceneries, spectacular views and "freedome".
Any advice that will meet my expectations?
Hi.. we will be going to HK in mid November.
Any ideas what to pack? Dont wanna end up bringing unnecessary clothings.
Many thanks in advance!
We are three Irish friends in our fifties and sixties .We are going to Hong Kong for three days on 26th October and then going to Vietnam We are on a fairly tight budget We have booked the Pearl Guest House Lodging Room 6A, 6/F, Mirador Mansion, 54-64Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, We realise it is a budget option but are happy enough with basic accommodation so long as it is clean and safe with good transport links . However this is a once in a lifetime trip so we could push the boat out a bit if anyone had recommendations. Nightlife is important, we like live music, good atmosphere nice food on a budget. We are not very interested in museums more in getting the feel of the city .shopping malls do not attract us . Markets are high on our list .We like quirky things There are a few things that we think we would like to see Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery, the view from Victoria Peak, Ride the Star Ferry, see the lights display. Possibly the big Budda, perhaps visit Central Hong Kong park
Is the guest house location good? Any recommendations for an alternative location and accommodation would be much appreciated Is the night life good in this area? Any recommendations for live music particularly jazz
1. How much hong kong dollar to bring for a 2 weeks of hong kong? exclude hotel/flight?
2. How much is it for a bus/taxi ride from HK airport to YHA mei ho youth hostel? and which one is a better option?
3. Any good tourist attractions anyone can recommand?
4. Where's a good seafood and Peking restaurant?
Does anyone know if there is a restriction on the number of days an overseas visitor can stay in a year in HK? I am NOT referring to the number of days in ONE trip but the cumulative days spent over a year.
For example in mainland China, one is not allowed to stay more than 180 days in any one-year period otherwise they have to pay tax.
HK has a different immigration policy but I cannot find this info from the Internet. Or maybe there's no such restriction?
Any recommendations on where to buy prescription glasses in Hong Kong or Shenzhen? We will be traveling to both cities in a week.
Is it better to get visa at border or in Hong Kong. The Chinese National Day holiday in on Oct. 10.
Hi there! If I'll be coming from the Peak Tram Lower Terminus, what's the best way to go to Tsim Sha Tsui if I were to take the Star Ferry? Please include where I can buy the tickets for the ferry ride and the estimated time it will take. Thank you!
We are planning an Asian Cruise and will have a 9 hour layover. Any suggestion what to do?
I’m stopping off in Hong Kong for a couple of days on my way to Vietnam and I’d love to capture some of my HK experience on film (well SD card). However I’m new to photography and would love to have a guide who could help me get the most out of my camera. It would also be great to get some local advice on where to go
Having a look online a lot of the photography tours are quiet expensive for half a day (HK$2000/£170), so I was wondering if anyone knew of any cheaper alternatives.
We have a 10 hours layover between flights coming home to the UK from Australia and propose using an airport lounge. Which is the most convenient lounge for Cathay flights to Europe?
We have a 10 hour lay-over between flights when we return from Australia next year. We propose booking into a lounge for the duration, however there seems to be several. Our flight to the UK is with Cathay Pacific going to Manchester. Which lounge should we book?
1. What's the better day to go to Disneyland? Saturday or Sunday?
2. What time is the best time to go to Victoria Peak (and which day)? I want to take a good photo of the Hong Kong's skyline :)
2. Are there any shops that closed on Sunday? (Mall, High-end brands store, etc.)
3. What will the weather be like at the end of August?
4. What's the best sim card for tourists in Hong Kong (preferably cheap)? I will mostly use my phone for internet (social medias, etc.)
I thank you all in advance :)
My fligth arrived Hongkong airport late nigth ( maybe 12:20AM), after immagration done maybe 1 am morning , if i take taxi late nigth from Hongkong airport to Kings De Nathan Hotel at 473 Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, Hong Kong, Hong Kong safe or not.Because I am a women travel alone .
Could you suggest best area to stay as I am planning to spend about 10 days
A big help to find a lost camera (EOS700D)
I am desperately looking for a Canon EOS700D camera with a black bag that I lost on the plane flight cx278 yesterday from Paris to Hong Kong International Airport. Seria no. is 21088031007189. And I Desparately hope to get back the photos, at least. My e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org
Many thanks for anyone can help
I like to collect photo albums of different places I've been, but I haven't been able to find one yet, I have been in Hong Kong for 2 weeks . Where can I find a stylised Hong Kong souvenir photo album?
I'll be in Hong Kong next week for 1 1/2 days . Can someone recommend points of interest and hotel accommodations - 1 night ?
Any idea mates about the best location for someone who doesn't want to sleep early?
1. How much is the taxi fare from HKIA to Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal? I'm with 3 other friends, and we will probably bring 2 or 3 luggages only.
2. Is it cheaper to go straight from HKIA to Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal, or taking a taxi from HKIA to Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal first then board a ferry from there (to Macau, of course.)? Considering the ferry ticket plus taxi fares.
And last question,
3. If I take a bus / train from HKIA to Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal, how much does it cost per person?
Please answer, anyone? I'm really in need of your help. Thank you in advance! :-)
Hey guys！ Do you know anything about the Harbour City of Hong Kong? I want to buy some gifts there for my friends.Any advice?
helo i will be visiting hongkong on sept. 7-13.. i would like to know where can i find the the cheap but good accommodation (budget hostel) near the MTR or tourist spot?
Can i book in the hostel on the day that i arrived in hongkong airport? because i dont have credit card that's why i cannot do the early booking online.. please help me what should i do
I'm now in kowloon,hong kong.I want to buy some gifts for my friends,what about the Lady's Market?
Shall I shopping there?
I will be landing in Hong Kong after a 6 day trip in Taiwan. I will be there for 2 days only. My flight lands at around 10 PM on June 12th and I leave at noon on June 14. I know this is a very short trip, but it is a stopover between business trips and this is all the time that I have. I want to know what should and can do during this time that I have. I don't mind giving up on a couple of hours of sleep and start exploring the place right from the night that I land. Also please suggest which place would be the most popular to stay at. I've heard of Kowloon Tsim Sha Tsui and the Causeway. Would really appreciate it if you'll can help me with this one. To make things easier, I am an open traveller and love exploring cultural aspects of the city as well as the modern side of it.
Prices in HK are considerably higher than most other places . Would like something clean and safe with private bath if possible (but not required) in a location that is accessible for sightseeing and walking around.I need your advice,thanks!
single traveller visiting Hong Kong for 4.5 days. Will be staying in Macau....need a suggestion for an itinerary and safety precautions...single female...
2. Day trip to Victoria peak
3. Nightlife - is it safe to take cabs at night....Want to go to a club opposite Hard Rock Cafe
4. Dining alone....is that a faux pas?
Appreciate prompt response .....Left it till last minute...thank you
I´m going to Hong Kong in November, where do you recommend me to stay? In Kowloon or on Hong Kong Island?
Which area is the best if I want to be close to sightseeing, shopping, restaurants, public transport.
Central, HK Island?