Hong Kong

Hong Kong: View from Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon to Hongkong Island

Hong Kong, traditionally Hongkong, officially known as Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, is an autonomous territory on the southern coast of China at the Pearl River Estuary and the South China Sea. Hong Kong is known for its skyline and deep natural harbour. It has an area of 1104 km2 (426 sq mi) and shares its northern border with the Guangdong Province of Mainland China. Home to around 7.2 million Hongkongers of various nationalities, Hong Kong is one of the world’s most densely populated regions.

Buddhistic Statues praising the big Buddha (Tian Tan Buddha) on Lantau (Hong Kong).

Buddhistic Statues praising the big Buddha (Tian Tan Buddha) on Lantau (Hong Kong).

Hong Kong skyscrapers in a night of typhoon

Hong Kong skyscrapers in a night of typhoon

Row of taxis at the International Commerce Centre, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Row of taxis at the International Commerce Centre, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Entrance to Kowloon Station within the Union Square project, West Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Entrance to Kowloon Station within the Union Square project, West Kowloon, Hong Kong.