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Top 10 Hong Kong

Liam Fitzpatrick

Top 10 Hong Kong

by Liam Fitzpatrick

  • 60 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guidebooks,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDK eyewitness travel top 10 Hong Kong, Top ten Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    StatementLiam Fitzpatrick, Jason Gagliardi and Andrew Stone
    SeriesDK eyewitness travel top 10, DK eyewitness top 10 travel guides
    ContributionsGagliardi, Jason (Travel writer), author, Stone, Andrew, 1971- author
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 pages
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26977989M
    ISBN 101465471324
    ISBN 109781465471321, 9780241383186
    OCLC/WorldCa1022077850

      The book takes you on a wild ride to all corners of Hong Kong society, from the extremely wealthy upper classes and violent triad members to hawkers and corrupt police officers. It’s a gripping crime novel that also acts as a dummy’s guide to the city’s history.   An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Hong Kong, packed with insider tips and ideas, colour maps, top 10 lists, and a laminated pull-out map - all designed to help you see the very best of Hong Kong. Take the historic tram up the Peak, ride the Star Ferry between Kowloon and Hong Kong Island, join the crowds at the Happy Valley Races, explore.

    This list includes fiction and non-fiction books that relate to Hong Kong by writers who are either born and grew up in or are long-time residents of Hong Kong. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Written by Sarah and Luke Garner. If your little bilingual genius is starting to learn their 1, 2, 3’s, then ‘My Hong Kong Numbers’ is just the book for you! With adorable illustrations from real life scenarios in Hong Kong (like a container ship at a cargo port!), paired with numbers from 1 to 10 in English and Mandarin, you can bet that things will be fun and : Tania S.

    Top 10 Romantic Restaurants in Hong Kong for a Special Occasion A romantic date is often the best way to unwind and get away from the fast-paced life we live. Hong Kong has a whole lot of places with the perfect vibe for the same, making it ideal for couples to spend some wholesome time together as they feast on delectable food in the. Top 10 Hong Kong will lead you straight to the best attractions Hong Kong has to offer. Whether you're looking for the liveliest nightlife in Hong Kong, wish to view the amazing skyline, or discover the city's captivating museums and modernist architecture, this pocket-sized travel guide is packed with essential information for every corner of Hong Kong, whatever your budget.


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