Holiday and trip are like two things that cannot be separated, when it comes to holiday, a trip to other new and interesting countries becomes everyone’s desire. There are a lot of places that can be chosen as our trip destination; however, we have to choose carefully in order to get the best experience of vacation in life. Speaking of places to go on holiday trips, Asia seems to have many kinds of different choices of places that we can visit to spend our holiday. Asia as the biggest continent in the world has a unique composition of countries, cultures, traditions, and people; we can find many different experiences from every Asian country that we visit. Hong Kong is one of the most interesting places in Asia that should be written on your to go list this holiday.
Hong Kong as one of the Special Administrative Region of China has so many attractions that we can enjoy in every inch of place there. There are a long list of interesting places to come and things to do in this beautiful city; 100 pages of book will not be able to summarize all of the attractions that can be found in this place and all your fingers put together will not be enough to name all of the interesting places and things here. Let us take a look at some of the most famous places that you have to visit when you come to spend your holiday here. The top sights in Hong Kong can be found in Victoria Peak, a famous architectural site that is soaring 396 meters above sea level, you can see the beautiful city of Hong Kong in it, and you will be served with many kinds of restaurants, shops, and other entertainment sites such as the famous Madame Tussaud wax museum in the building.
There are also other museums that you should visit in the city such as the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong Museum of History, and Hong Kong Heritage Museum. The next “must go” destination is the Avenue of Stars, if you are familiar with the Asian movies and movie stars such as Bruce Lee, this place is a tribute to them and their big names that make Hong Kong as ‘Hollywood of the East’, you can find celebrity handprints, movie memorabilia, and many more here.
If you want to get a little more fun, Hong Kong Disneyland is a perfect choice to visit, but if you rather a shopper tourist, I suggest you to come to the Ladies’ Market where you can find more than 100 stalls that sell clothes, accessories, souvenirs, CDs, cosmetics, and many more interesting stuffs to satisfy your shopping desire without spending a lot of money. There are also other interesting markets worth visiting such as Temple Street Night Market, Fa Yuen Street Market, Jade Market, and many more. For you who like a nature trip or you come to seek spiritual peacefulness, you can visit Ngong Ping 360 in Lantau island that maintains the natural and ecological environment to create a fresh nature for the visitors, you will be served with the world’s largest bronze statue called the Giant Buddha, you can reach this place with the cable car, a certain unique way to spend a vacation.
Chi Lin Nunnery can also be a suitable choice of attraction for you, this Buddhist complex was built in the 1930s and entirely built with only wood, not a single nail in it. This place is very suitable for you who like a peaceful place with lotus ponds, trees and flowers, and also the silence of the convent and the chants of the nuns can give you the spiritual peace in your journey.
Besides those sites of attractions, this city is very well-known of its harbor. You can get the most incredible and romantic views of harbors here in the city. You can enjoy the Harbor Cruises from Victoria Harbor which is the heart of the city, you can go aboard on the ship and take a sunset tour to enjoy the views of the city in the natural harbor that has been connecting this city to the world until now it becomes one of the Economic center in East Asia. Or you can take a look at their other fascinating harbor views such as the Harbor of Stars, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Star Ferries, A Symphony of Lights, and also Tsin Sha Tsui Promenade to get the real experience of the famous modern harbor view in Hong Kong.