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Best things to do in Hong Kong

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“pack a little picnic and enjoy a sunny afternoon chilling out (do your rain check before heading out)”
36 locals recommend
Cha Chaan Teng
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“A famous local restaurant features quick and rush meals. The food is nice but the space is a bit squishy! ”
12 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
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“Great good and good value for the quantity and quality. Nice ambiance. 2 mins away - just down the street! ”
46 locals recommend
Establishment
“The One has an interesting concept as it is may seem like a very small mall at first, but the amount of levels can keep you busy for a whole day.”
15 locals recommend
Bar
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“It is the party area, lots of bars and resturaunts and you can drink on the streets with 'Club 7/11' . this is a mmuch cheaper alterative for people that are saving their buck!”
25 locals recommend
Flea Market
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“Just a 6-minute walk away from our building, the Ladies' market on Tung Choi Street is one of the most well-known street markets in Hong Kong. You can find various, low-priced products for women and also other general merchandise. Not far above Bute Street, you can find a wide variety of affordable plants, pet supplies and animals especially goldfish since it is also known as "Goldfish Street".”
16 locals recommend
Bus Station
“5 minutes bus to Tung Chung Mtr station and 15 minutes train to HK Disneyland Resort station.”
21 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Outdoor bar, excellent venue for an after work drink, if the weather is good”
37 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“距离lifehome300米的万象城餐厅众多,满足各种口味,饮品店如喜茶、鹿角巷、Zakuzaku等;餐厅如蓉悦、探鱼、梧桐plus、绿茶、江南味道、千味涮、鼎泰丰、船歌鱼水饺、赣芸轩、利苑等等”
4 locals recommend
Establishment
“A newish complex featuring a mix of designer stores, cafes and restaurants ”
47 locals recommend
Establishment
“No need to explain why this is an attraction. Take the train from HK Station.”
14 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“Join a night cruise if you’re looking to do something a little more laidback than partying at packed clubs or bars. It’s also a popular night- time activity for couples on a date or families looking to impress the kids.”
20 locals recommend
Arts & Crafts Store
“Battling whether to dedicate your precious travel time in Hong Kong to art or shopping? Well, at K11 you can have both. Browse through this mall’s broad selection of fashion and accessories, electronics, and beauty and lifestyle products; before checking out its cool art exhibitions and events that run all year round.”
14 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Science museums are always cool, especially if you haven't been to one before. ”
6 locals recommend
Establishment
“【Star Ferry (Victoria Harbour)】 Star Ferry's double-decker ferries have a choice of air-conditioned cabins, and connect Hong Kong Island to the Kowloon Peninsula in just a few minutes. Many visitors take the ride for an up-close look at one of the world’s most photographed harbours, and to get the best view of “A Symphony of Lights” every night.”
17 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“It used to be one of the biggest pawn shops in Hong Kong, now it has been preserved and transformed into a Wan Chai staple, request a seat at the balcony for brunch or an afternoon drink, and just watch the hustle and bustle of Wan Chai”
34 locals recommend