Are your parents visiting Hong Kong anytime soon? Not quite sure where to take them to apart from the usual tourist hotspots? Here are 5 places to take your parents to in Hong Kong:
Man Mo Temple
It was built mainly to worship Man Cheong (God of literature) and Mo Tai (God of martial arts). The magnificent compound of the temple is a fine example of traditional Chinese architecture. It is exquisitely decorated with ceramic figurines, wood and granite carvings, plaster mouldings and murals.
Man Mo Temple | 124-126 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island
Nan Lian Garden
Why – Spread in 3.5 hectares of land, it is a public park which is landscaped very meticulously. Placed between the high rises of Diamond hill, Nan Lian garden is very tranquil and pleasing to the eyes.
Nan Lian Garden | 60 Fung Tak Road, Diamond Hill, Kowloon
Cheung Sha Beach
Why- Framed by scenic hills and peaks, Cheung Sha Beach is the longest and the most popular of South Lantau’s beaches. Still very clean and windsurfing friendly, the beach is full of lovely and fine restaurants- so even better to enjoy a day out!
Cheung Sha Beach | South Lantau Road, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Wetland Park
Why – It is home to a stunning variety of wildlife including birds, dragonflies, butterflies, reptiles and fish. Hong Kong wetland park is a brilliant facility aiming to promote green tourism.
Hong Kong Wetland Park | Hong Kong Wetland Park, Wetland Park Road, Tin Shui Wai, New Territories, Hong Kong
Cat Street/Upper Lascar Row
Why – The street has antique shops and an open air curio market, which is amazing in sight. These local shops are ideal to pick up souvenirs and gifts to take back home. They engulf the true spirit of hong kong and no trip can be done without getting the true feel of the place that you are visiting.
Cat Street | Hollywood Road and Upper Lascar Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
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