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Address: Central and Western District, Hong Kong, China
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US$ 98.82*
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Hong Kong Food Tour: Central and Sheung Wan Districts
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Small-Group Hong Kong Island Food Tour
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Private Food Tour: Hong Kong Island

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Sunday has to be seen to be believed

On Sundays Central becomes the gathering place for thousands of Filipino maids on their day off. They cram the streets, Statue Square, the nearby malls, and socialise with their... read more

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Ballarat, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On Sundays Central becomes the gathering place for thousands of Filipino maids on their day off. They cram the streets, Statue Square, the nearby malls, and socialise with their friends. It is an amazing sight.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Central is the Hong Kong Business district to walk around surrounded by skyscrapers. A lot of branded shop to shopping and a lot fine dining restaurants at here.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the main place to come when you're looking for a top end place to eat, partying in LKF, or high end shopping. Some of the world's most expensive real estate is located here. The streets are narrow and some of the buildings dingy, and depending on the time of day it will probably be very crowded. Worth a... More 

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Lombard, Illinois
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel a lot and I found this area to be confusing and hard to navigate. Walking didn't help. I think I missed things because I didn't know where I was going. I don't normally have that issue at all. So I didn't think it was that great. There are plenty of taxis.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a huge area that encompasses the fancy shopping at Landmark, partying at lan kwai fung, art galleries at wyndham st, and hundreds of restaurants in between. I come here for the fancy shopping and food at Landmark, and art at Opera gallery. There are some historical landmarks too. Also a walk to Peak tram

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Lexington, Kentucky
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Central is the epicenter of Hong Kong with the fanciest restaurants and hotels in the city. The views of the harbor are fantastic from up high and transportation is a breeze to and from this area.

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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

all the most expensive stores close up and personal.....and also a few stores that you may be able to afford as an ordinary tourist. Too ritzy for me- prefer shopping on the Kowloon side where life and shopping more realistic and not so $$$$$$$$!!!!

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the central district of Hong Kong where there is mixture between the two different cultures. There are buildings that reflect Hong Kong's British life. Modern buildings together with ancient buildings make the city breath-taking upon your first visit. Major districts such as Causeway Bay, Wanchai, Central,... are highly recommended. The streets become crowded and crowded as the night... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hong Kong Central and Western District it is a mix of modern and quaint. There are sky scrapers, historical points, street shops selling dried sea food. Sometimes, you can see dried sea food in front of a modern sky scraper. It is also a very busy area.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the Central area of Hong Kong Island is the centre of the business area. This is ground zero for all the huge towers, all the high end stores, and the financial hub of HK; But it has not lost its historical ties - Hollywood Road, Garden Street, the escalators all have great old buildings, small shops and historical temples. When... More 

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When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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