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Guidebook for Hung Hom

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Guidebook for Hung Hom

Food Scene
This has consistently been referred to as THE best buffet in town serving lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. You'll need to book in advance.
Hotel ICON
This has consistently been referred to as THE best buffet in town serving lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. You'll need to book in advance.
This is a hotel right next to my apartment. There's a nice buffet place at the hotel lobby for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. If you are tired from all the walking, you can swing by and feast here.
Harbour Plaza Metropolis
This is a hotel right next to my apartment. There's a nice buffet place at the hotel lobby for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. If you are tired from all the walking, you can swing by and feast here.
Arts & Culture
Discover Hong Kong's history, art and culture at this modern museum. It's a perfect place to spend half the day during the summer. You can choose to walk to a nearby gigantic mall after and shop/dine to your heart's content.
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Hong Kong Heritage Museum
1 Man Lam Rd
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Discover Hong Kong's history, art and culture at this modern museum. It's a perfect place to spend half the day during the summer. You can choose to walk to a nearby gigantic mall after and shop/dine to your heart's content.
Come here to learn about Hong Kong's history, starting from the prehistoric age, to the moment that it was born as a British colony and to its present day as one of the most modern economies in the world.
Hong Kong Museum Of History
100 Chatham Rd S
Come here to learn about Hong Kong's history, starting from the prehistoric age, to the moment that it was born as a British colony and to its present day as one of the most modern economies in the world.
This is a living piece of Hong Kong history. It was a fort built by the British to defend against enemies from the east side of the Victoria Harbour.
Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence; Tung Hei Road
This is a living piece of Hong Kong history. It was a fort built by the British to defend against enemies from the east side of the Victoria Harbour.
Parks & Nature
Enjoy a leisurely stroll by the Shing Mun River in the town centre of Sha Tin.
Shing Mun River
Enjoy a leisurely stroll by the Shing Mun River in the town centre of Sha Tin.
Take the ferry from Central to this island to get a glimpse of its beaches, hiking trails and seafood restaurants. You can also take a hike up the famous wind turbine which generates approximately 100 kW of electricity.
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Lamma Island
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Take the ferry from Central to this island to get a glimpse of its beaches, hiking trails and seafood restaurants. You can also take a hike up the famous wind turbine which generates approximately 100 kW of electricity.
A quiet getaway. You can take a stroll to the local beach, and enjoy some of the freshest seafood in town.
Peng Chau
A quiet getaway. You can take a stroll to the local beach, and enjoy some of the freshest seafood in town.
Situated close to the Admiralty MTR train station, this is the best park in Hong Kong. It's worth it to spend half a day and take a stroll here.
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Hong Kong Park
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Situated close to the Admiralty MTR train station, this is the best park in Hong Kong. It's worth it to spend half a day and take a stroll here.
A popular weekend destination for family and friends. People come here to BBQ, take a walk along its priced natural shorelines and enjoy its gorgeous mountain view (Pat Sin Leng mountain ridge). If you have time, rent and ride a cart or bicycle across the Plover Cove Reservoir, the largest fresh water reservoir in Hong Kong.
Tai Mei Tuk
A popular weekend destination for family and friends. People come here to BBQ, take a walk along its priced natural shorelines and enjoy its gorgeous mountain view (Pat Sin Leng mountain ridge). If you have time, rent and ride a cart or bicycle across the Plover Cove Reservoir, the largest fresh water reservoir in Hong Kong.
This park is a living history of Hong Kong. It used to be a fortress-like enclave within Hong Kong controlled by triads. You can take a bus here and explore the surrounding neighborhoods, then end the day at the Kowloon City Plaza or Lok Fu Plaza, two giant malls in the same area, before heading back home via the Lok Fu MTR train station.
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Kowloon Walled City Park
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This park is a living history of Hong Kong. It used to be a fortress-like enclave within Hong Kong controlled by triads. You can take a bus here and explore the surrounding neighborhoods, then end the day at the Kowloon City Plaza or Lok Fu Plaza, two giant malls in the same area, before heading back home via the Lok Fu MTR train station.
Shopping
This is the shopping mall below my apartment, where you can purchase just about anything! It has a large food court serving local cuisines and plenty of international restaurants. You can also find convenience stores, supermarket, bakery, pharmacy, foreign currency exchange and stationary stores here.
The Metropolis Fortune Metropolis
6 Metropolis Dr
This is the shopping mall below my apartment, where you can purchase just about anything! It has a large food court serving local cuisines and plenty of international restaurants. You can also find convenience stores, supermarket, bakery, pharmacy, foreign currency exchange and stationary stores here.
This is a series of street-level shopping areas at a residential district where you can find a huge variety of restaurants and clothing stores.
Whampoa Garden
This is a series of street-level shopping areas at a residential district where you can find a huge variety of restaurants and clothing stores.
If you're a shopping person, make your way to Tsuen Wan West, where you'll find a series of gigantic shopping malls and restaurants along with many local shops in this bustling part of Hong Kong.
Tsuen Wan West Station
If you're a shopping person, make your way to Tsuen Wan West, where you'll find a series of gigantic shopping malls and restaurants along with many local shops in this bustling part of Hong Kong.
The go-to shopping place for many young locals. This place has literally hundreds of boutique shops and food fares.
Kwai Fong Plaza
The go-to shopping place for many young locals. This place has literally hundreds of boutique shops and food fares.
Lady Street - this is another go-to place for first time visitors. While the street itself (Tung Choi Street) is a bit touristy, the surrounding area is a must visit. You will find sneaker stores, tong shui (sweet soup dessert) shops, clothing stores and plenty of restaurants close by.
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Lung Mong Building
38-44 Mong Kok Rd
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Lady Street - this is another go-to place for first time visitors. While the street itself (Tung Choi Street) is a bit touristy, the surrounding area is a must visit. You will find sneaker stores, tong shui (sweet soup dessert) shops, clothing stores and plenty of restaurants close by.
Sham Shui Po is an old part of Hong Kong. It has an interesting mix of computer shops, mobile phone, electronics flea market and shopping mall. Areas of interest include: the Golden Shopping Centre (computer gadgets and games), Dragon Centre (clothing store and food court) - this is popular among young locals, and Ap Liu street (a street level flea market comprised of electronics, mobile phones, batteries, etc.)
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Sham Shui Po
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Sham Shui Po is an old part of Hong Kong. It has an interesting mix of computer shops, mobile phone, electronics flea market and shopping mall. Areas of interest include: the Golden Shopping Centre (computer gadgets and games), Dragon Centre (clothing store and food court) - this is popular among young locals, and Ap Liu street (a street level flea market comprised of electronics, mobile phones, batteries, etc.)
This is a series of gigantic malls linked together in the city of Sha Tin. In terms of length from end to end, it's arguably the longest mall in town! Visit the Snoopy World and spend time with your kids while you're here.
Sha Tin Plaza
This is a series of gigantic malls linked together in the city of Sha Tin. In terms of length from end to end, it's arguably the longest mall in town! Visit the Snoopy World and spend time with your kids while you're here.
This is a bustling part of town with an endless view of shops and restaurants. This place gets very crowded during Friday evenings and the weekends. Areas of interests include: the Times Square, SOGO, Fashion Walk, Windsor House (shopping centre), AEON supermarket and the famous Victoria Park.
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Causeway Bay Station
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This is a bustling part of town with an endless view of shops and restaurants. This place gets very crowded during Friday evenings and the weekends. Areas of interests include: the Times Square, SOGO, Fashion Walk, Windsor House (shopping centre), AEON supermarket and the famous Victoria Park.
Take a shuttle bus from Tai Po train station to the Tai Po Mega Mall. Then walk your way back to the station through the streets of Tai Po to experience the local culture in this relaxing part of the town. You'll find many clothing stores and markets that cater to the locals.
Tai Po Market Station
Take a shuttle bus from Tai Po train station to the Tai Po Mega Mall. Then walk your way back to the station through the streets of Tai Po to experience the local culture in this relaxing part of the town. You'll find many clothing stores and markets that cater to the locals.
Fa Yuen Street - Mongkok East MTR train stop. The entire street is lined with cloth shops and local street vendors. It is much less touristy than Lady Street. I recommend my guests to pay this block of street visit and mingle with the locals here. When you're done, go visit the food court in the MOKO shopping mall and recharge yourself with a cheap selection of local food!
Fa Yuen Street
Fa Yuen Street - Mongkok East MTR train stop. The entire street is lined with cloth shops and local street vendors. It is much less touristy than Lady Street. I recommend my guests to pay this block of street visit and mingle with the locals here. When you're done, go visit the food court in the MOKO shopping mall and recharge yourself with a cheap selection of local food!
Getting Around
This is a major transport hub and train station, with taxi, mini-van and bus stops in the same area. There's also a 6-storey car park in the same complex. You will be able to take the trains and buses from here to virtually all parts of Hong Kong.
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Hung Hom Station
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This is a major transport hub and train station, with taxi, mini-van and bus stops in the same area. There's also a 6-storey car park in the same complex. You will be able to take the trains and buses from here to virtually all parts of Hong Kong.
Entertainment & Activities
Check your calendar and if the timing is right, you can enjoy a show by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra here. Ballet, musicals and Cantonese operas are also held at this cultural landmark.
Hong Kong Cultural Centre
10 Salisbury Rd
Check your calendar and if the timing is right, you can enjoy a show by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra here. Ballet, musicals and Cantonese operas are also held at this cultural landmark.
Sightseeing
Take the tram or bus up to Victoria Peak to get an amazing view of this city. You can't possibly have been to Hong Kong if you didn't visit the Peak!
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Victoria Peak
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Take the tram or bus up to Victoria Peak to get an amazing view of this city. You can't possibly have been to Hong Kong if you didn't visit the Peak!
Taking the Star Ferry is a must do in Hong Kong. It's also the cheapest way to get across the Victoria Harbour while taking a glimpse of this amazing metropolis.
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Star Ferry Pier
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Taking the Star Ferry is a must do in Hong Kong. It's also the cheapest way to get across the Victoria Harbour while taking a glimpse of this amazing metropolis.
Another area that you must visit as a first time visitor. Things of cultural significance here include: the Murray House, the street-level local shops and the Tin Hau Temple.
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Stanley Market
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Another area that you must visit as a first time visitor. Things of cultural significance here include: the Murray House, the street-level local shops and the Tin Hau Temple.
Come here to visit the Big Buddha, the Ngong Ping Village and get a up-close view of water buffaloes that inhabit this part of the island. You can get here via the cable car or bus from the town of Tung Chung.
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Ngong Ping 360
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Come here to visit the Big Buddha, the Ngong Ping Village and get a up-close view of water buffaloes that inhabit this part of the island. You can get here via the cable car or bus from the town of Tung Chung.
This is a Buddhist temple and huge Chinese garden that's definitely worth visiting. You can also take a stroll in the adjacent mall after.
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Chi Lin Nunnery
5 Chi Lin Dr
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This is a Buddhist temple and huge Chinese garden that's definitely worth visiting. You can also take a stroll in the adjacent mall after.
This is a famous and historical island where the local Bun Festival is held every year. It has seafood restaurants, beaches, temples and rock carvings dating back 3000 years.
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Cheung Chau
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This is a famous and historical island where the local Bun Festival is held every year. It has seafood restaurants, beaches, temples and rock carvings dating back 3000 years.
This is my beautiful home town. Tourists usually come here for the Kei Kee Dessert shop. But I recommend them to visit Nam Sang Wai, a very special wetland area to the north of Yuen Long that's in grave danger of being destroyed and redeveloped into residential areas by our no-good government. Another place that's worth visiting is the Yuen Long park and its iconic aviary pagoda, where you'll get to check out many bird species close-up.
Yuen Long
This is my beautiful home town. Tourists usually come here for the Kei Kee Dessert shop. But I recommend them to visit Nam Sang Wai, a very special wetland area to the north of Yuen Long that's in grave danger of being destroyed and redeveloped into residential areas by our no-good government. Another place that's worth visiting is the Yuen Long park and its iconic aviary pagoda, where you'll get to check out many bird species close-up.
This is a very local neighborhood with light rails connecting to each part of the town. Literally every lightrail station has a shopping mall close by. The most famous ones are the Kingswood Richly Plaza, Fortune Kingswood and Chung Fu Plaza. Last but not least, you should visit the Hong Kong Wetland Park while you are here.
Tin Shui Wai
This is a very local neighborhood with light rails connecting to each part of the town. Literally every lightrail station has a shopping mall close by. The most famous ones are the Kingswood Richly Plaza, Fortune Kingswood and Chung Fu Plaza. Last but not least, you should visit the Hong Kong Wetland Park while you are here.
Make your way to Sai Kung and try out the famous seafood here. Hawkers sell fresh sea foods from their fishing boats along the shoreline.
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Sai Kung
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Make your way to Sai Kung and try out the famous seafood here. Hawkers sell fresh sea foods from their fishing boats along the shoreline.