The semi-autonomous region of Hong Kong is the most frequently-visited city in the world. Located on a southern peninsula in China and surrounded by over 200 islands, Hong Kong is a major financial center and tourist destination.
Population: 7.2 million
Languages: Cantonese, English
Climate: Generally warm to hot, with temperatures ranging from lows of 15° C (48° F) in January to highs of 31° C (89° F) in July.
Currency: Hong Kong Dollar
Airport: Hong Kong International Airport
Things to Do
Hong Kong Museum of History: This museum chronicles Hong Kong’s history and culture dating from prehistoric times to the reunification with China.
100 Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
Hong Kong Science Museum: The Hong Kong Science Museum is popular with children as it offers a wide variety of interactive exhibits on numerous areas of science.
Metro Station: Hung Hom