Information About Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Formerly a colony of the British Empire it is now a ‘Special Administrative Region’ of the People’s Republic of China
It is among the most densely populated areas in the world and one of the world’s top financial centres.
Often described as a place where “East meets West”, because of the mix of its Chinese roots and British colonial influences.
It regards itself as a world entertainment hub and shopping centre and has major venues including the Hong Kong Coliseum and the MacPherson Stadium. Hong Kong’s steep terrain and trail network attracts hill walkers and hikers and its many beaches are ideal for sun worshippers.