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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Night Market
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“If you want to get some cheap souvenirs for friends and family, this is the place to go. Along the street of vendors you can also get a reading from a fortune teller or tarot card reader. The market closes at midnight. ”
  • 58 locals recommend
Route
“-Knustsford at Tsim sha Tsui : Nice restaurants & Bar for chill -Land kwai Fong at Central : Nice Bar & restaurants for chill and clubbing ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“Kowloon Park (13 hectares) is an oasis of greenery and a refreshing escape from the hustle and bustle of Tsim Sha Tsui. In the morning the older set practise taichi amid the serene surrounds, and on Sunday afternoon Kung Fu Corner stages martial-arts displays.”
  • 19 locals recommend
History Museum
“A very interesting museum about HK history, its huge so select the sections you are the most interested in.”
  • 16 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! ”
  • 11 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
Place to shop
“The 23-storey The ONE is the tallest retail complex in Hong Kong. More than 140 shops together and offer all-in-one unique retail experience across over 400,000 square feet of space, featuring an integrated tenant mix from luxury jewelries & watches, fashion & accessories, skincare & cosmetics, premium supermarket, the hip & trendy mode, home & lifestyle goods to entertainment and fine dining.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Science museums are always cool, especially if you haven't been to one before. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Boarding House
“Tsim Sha Tsui and Tsim Sha Tsui East are pretty good areas to head for nightlife in Hong Kong. For lively pubs, busy bars, and cosy bistros, head to Knutsford Terrace, Observatory Court, Ashley Road, or Hart Avenue. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Route
“Nathan Road is lined with shops and restaurants and throngs with tourists, and was known in the post-World War II years as the Golden Mile, a name that is now rarely used.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cha Chaan Teng
“Get ready to bargain ! In the market you can find some nice souvenirs , don't hesitate to divide the price by 5 or 10 :)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Route
“The road of shopping: walk it all and you will see everything, from Armani to Jewelries to shoes to much more”
  • 5 locals recommend
Entertainment
“The Hong Kong Science Museum is just adjacent to the Hong Kong Museum of History. It opened in 1991 and covers a wide range of science and technology and in contrast to traditional museums, the Hong Kong Science Museum encourages its visitors to actively participate, explore and experience the exhibitions. Especially for kids this is a great learning and fun opportunity.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Transportation
“The highest bar in the world, located at the 118th floor of the ICC tower. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
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“World's Highest Rooftop Bar, great views over whole Hong Kong (skyline). Dress code; in evenings no shorts/sandals allowed. Better to dress not too casual”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bus Station
“This museum is well worth a visit. 'The Hong Kong Story' takes visitors through the territory's past via eight galleries. Free guided tours of the museum are available in English 11AM.”
  • 7 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Cha Chaan Teng
“A famous local restaurant features quick and rush meals. The food is nice but the space is a bit squishy! ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Dim Sum is a must try in Hong Kong. This shop provides a new fashion of Dim Sum for your selection. I am sure you will enjoy this Dim Sum place. 來香港當然要試一下我們的點心,這間推間的點心店比較新式,有傳統也有新派的點心,我相信你一定不會失望!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Venue: Mido Café From the Movies: The Life of Suzie Wong; Moonlight Express Address: 63 Temple Street, Jordan Why iconic: One of the earliest, western-depicted scene about HK (features in The Life of Suzie Wong) and then featured in Moonlight Express starring the late HK-icon Leslie Cheung and Japanese star Tokako Tokiwa. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Wuton noodles is one of the delicious food in Hong Kong. This shop received Michelin recommendation with good quality located around our hostels. :) 雲吞面是我們吃的香港美食之一,這個店之前有曾獲得過米之蓮推介,就在我們旅館附近的,不要錯過。:)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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