The Area: Hong Kong Hong Kong endlessly draws visitors, both new and old, into its cultural galaxy made up of a rich Chinese heritage and colonial influences. Even the most far flung food cravings are sure to be sated in Hong Kong which boasts a host of cuisines including Cantonese, Vietnamese, Japanese and European. Sink teeth into steaming dumplings or slurp up a wonton noodle soup for a more traditional culinary experience.
Choice of Disneyland ticket, Ocean Park ticket or one-hour massage.
Look beyond the skyscrapers and glass façade of Hong Kong’s commercial side to the vibrant cultural scene that gives the city its colour. Catch a flick at one of Asia’s best film festivals, greet the day with Tai Chi or see a Cantonese opera to name just a few possibilities. For those who seek the solace of nature after a few days in the big city, simply hop aboard the incredibly efficient public transport network to escape the city limits. Wander through a Song-dynasty village or feel sand between the toes on a deserted beach
Catch flight back home.
A 5-minute walk from Fortress Hill MTR station, this upscale modern hotel is 3 km from Happy Valley Racecourse and 9 km from Ocean Park Hong Kong. Contemporary rooms in neutral colors include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and tea and coffeemakers. Upgraded rooms and suites have access to a lounge with complimentary drinks, snacks, cocktails and conference room use. Some upgraded rooms also add iPod docks, and suites have living areas with dining tables. Room service is available.