FAQ

What’s the first principle of ecological tourism?

Principle #1: It avoids negative impacts that can damage or destroy the character of the natural or cultural environments being visited. This means that as much as possible, whatever tourist destination or attraction is being visited, the purity of its nature and character must be regarded with utmost priority and respect.

What’s one tip for hiking in Hong Kong?

Should you ever go hiking in Hong Kong, one tip to remember is that you don’t have to travel very far. The hike trails in Hong Kong are all very accessible, just like in your Amsterdam city trip. You could just take the MTR to Quarry Bay and start walking to the Windy Gap Road, then either go uphill to Mount Butler and follow the Wilson Trail or you walk downhill to the Tai Tam Reservoir. Or you could just hop on the ferry to explore Lamma, Peng Chau or Cheng Chau islands.

Are there exciting water activities in Hong Kong?

Sure there are. Check off a couple from the bucket list and learn to dive and surf. You can get up close and personal with exotic sea critters with Splash Hong Kong, whose team of instructors will teach you how to scuba dive. The folk at Surf Hong Kong provide daily lessons in Sai Kung to have you riding the waves in no time.

Would it be better to shop locally if you’re a tourist?

Definitely yes. . This will encourage cultural artistic traditions, help support local businesses and you’ll have a truly authentic and unique gift to take home with you. So, if you want to show your support for the country or city you’re visiting, shop locally.

Where can you go for night life in Hong Kong?

Conveniently situated near the Central Business District, Lan Kwai Fong is teeming with bars and clubs for you to grab a few pints and/or party the night away. This iconic location is a popular entertainment hub for locals and tourists alike, and is one of the trendiest places in town. There’s always a lively party vibe at Lan Kwai Fong, and everyone just seem to be light hearted.

Is it true that Hong Kong is popular for its streetfood?

Yes. The streetfood in Hong Kong is definitely not one to deprive you of an exciting foodie experience, and their streetfood is one good way to begin.