If you are the type of person that likes to start arguments, ask your Chinese friends if Hong Kong is its own Country or just another part of China. Officially Hong Kong is an Administrative Region of China. A British Colony from 1842 -1997, Hong Kong is like parts of China in some ways but very different in others.
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The first thing you will notice is the fact that the vehicle’s drive on the left side of the road. This is the only place in China where that happens. Nearly 8 millions people live in its 400 square miles. This makes Hong Kong one of the most densely populated areas on earth. It has its own laws, its own constitution, and its own system of government.
Hong Kong is known for its hospitality, food, and wide use of the English language. Therefore, American travelers would not have any trouble navigating Hong Kong. When you are there, don’t forget to see the Temple Street night market, go on a harbor tour, and experience the Ngong Ping cable car.
Now through September 2019, ECARD customers save 25% on dining at certain Hong Kong restaurants. See the deals here. Go Visit Hong Kong. There is no place like it. And be sure to take your ECARD when you do.