Address: No.2, Connaught Plaza, Central, Hong Kong
Telephone：(852) 2921 2222
General Post Office
Address: Next to the Star Ferry Concourse, Central
Tel: (852) 2921 2222
The standard electrical voltage in HK is 220 volts AC, 50HZ and its majority of electrical outlets in Hong Kong take a three-pronged plug and socket connector. There is voltage transformation electrical outlet available for electric razor and air blast in high-ranking hotels.
In Hong Kong, mobile phones are very convenient; main telecommunication networks in the world like GSM 900, PCS 1800, and CDMA networks provide coverage throughout the island. But before you go to Hong Kong, please remember to make sure that your mobile network server has opened the roaming service for you. Besides, if you use mobile phone frequently, you can buy the IDD card of PEOPLES at 7-eleven Convenience store, OK Convenience store, newsstands, Broadway and China travel agency.
Hong Kong Festivals
Dragon Dance Festival
Date: The first lunar month Activities: Dragon dance performance
Date: First three day of the first lunar month( late January to early Feburary) Acitivies: firework show, lion dance performance
Date: The fifth day of the first lunar month Activities: lanterns show
Hong Kong Arts Festival
Activities: As the most classical world-level arts’ performance in Hong Kong, it gathers together top artists inside and outside Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Gourmet Festival
Date: March Actities: On the festival, delicacies from all over the world are available as well as relative introductions and exhibitions, thus it makes your mouth and eyes full.
Seven Competitor Rugby Contest
Date: Held in Hong Kong Island every year, it is an international competition which attracts rugby fans from every country to cheer for their favorite teams. Those rugby fans can’t miss it.
Hong Kong International Movie Festival
Date: March or April Activities: On the festival, there are well-selected movies which are feast for the eyes of movie fans, thus it is an important day that the star fans are on the tiptoe of expectation.
International Dragon-Boat Festival
Date: the fifth day of the fifth lunar month Place: Tsim Sha Tsul Activities: beautiful dragon boats from every corners of the world will race here
Designed by T. Sawai & A. Furukawa, the club has a course with 18 pins and another one with 9 pins. Customers there can have a bird-eye view of the Saigon (a coastal district in east Hong Kong). Influenced by the waved hills and the wind, playing golf there will have more challenges and interest.
Address: Po Toi O, the Cleanway Bay, Saigon, the New Territories, Hong Kong (香港新界西贡清水湾布袋澳)
Tel: 00852-2335 3888
Discovery Bay Golf Club 愉景湾高尔夫球会
Designed by Robert Trent Jones Junior, the club has a standard course with 27 pins, and the course available at night has 18 pins. Golf carts are available there, too. There is no caddie in the club.
Address: Discovery Bay, Lantau Island (香港大屿山愉景湾山路)
Tel: 00852-2987 7273
The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau Public Golf Course香港滘西洲公众高尔夫球场
It is the only one public golf course in Hong Kong. There are two courses: the south course and the north course, and each of them have 18 pins. Located in the coastal area, wind will be a great challenge of customers’ playing skills.
Website: Address: Saigon, the New Territories, Hong Kong
Tel: 00852-2791 3388
Hong Kong Coliseum 香港体育馆
Actually, comparing to a coliseum for sport events, it is more often used as a place for holding vocal concerts. Visitors can consult whether there is a vocal concert, and taking part into a vocal concert may helpyou to have a closer encounter with the life in Hong Kong.
Address: No.15, Tianguang Avenue, Kowloon City District, Kowloon (九龙九龙城天光道15号)
Tel: 00852-2711 1532
Parks for Taking a Walk
Of course, visitors in Hong Kong also can go to the parks to have a walk, jog or just have a break. Green trees, splendid blossom, fair-sounding twitters and lakes make the parks a ideal place for peace and quiet. The following are three parks in Hong Kong.