Hong Kong, China: One of the World's Top Cities
Apr 01 2019

Hong Kong, China: One of the World's Top Cities

By: Josh Danzig

One of the greatest cities in the world is Hong Kong. An autonomous territory and former British colony, Hong Kong is a major global financial center. It has the most skyscrapers in the world—double that of New York City. Hong Kong is also the world’s third most expensive city.  

Hong Kong, China: One of the World’s Top Cities

Hong Kong, meaning Fragrant Harbor, is a major port city for mainland China. The Tsing Ma Bridge there is the world’s longest road- and rail-suspension bridge. With a population of seven million people, the city is among the most densely populated areas on earth. Hong Kong’s official languages are English and Chinese.

Hong Kong, China: One of the World’s Top Cities

Hong Kong is made up of numerous neighborhoods, including Central, the Mid-Levels, and SoHo. A great spot to stay is the Metropark Hotel Causeway Bay. The hotel is conveniently located near the Wan Chai neighborhood and Hong Kong Park.

Hong Kong, China: One of the World’s Top Cities

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