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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Gabriel  Date: 07-23 2008  More Attractions
- "Pearl of the Orient" in Hong Kong mainly by the Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula and the New Territories (including Lantau Island and more than 230 small islands). Hong Kong Island called on Hong Kong Island, an area of 78 square kilometers, Hong Kong accounted for only 7 per cent of land area, is the main commercial areas, full of hotels and tourist attractions, bird#39;s eye view from Victoria Peak in Hong Kong is to have some other flavor.
the northern Hong Kong Island, there are several busy streets, such as Queen#39;s Road Central, Des Voeux Road, Connaught Road, and so on. As less land, another hill, so these are the streets after the completion of Pishan and reclamation; Hong Kong Island south of the famous Deep Water Bay, Repulse Bay, here is Hong Kong#39;s major tourist areas and senior residential areas; Central on Hong Kong Island Hong Kong#39;s most prosperous, Hong Kong is also the seat of government agencies, are everywhere luxury commercial buildings and shopping centers. Its northern shore of the Western, Eastern and Wan Chai District high-population, Hong Kong#39;s most prosperous regions, is the most important ports in southern China, shipping in Asia and the favorable international trade center.
200 years ago, Hong Kong is only a self-sufficient, Yushiwuzheng the small fishing village. It is said that the early years the island has a mountain stream since the outflow into the sea, the water quality Ganxiangqingtian for nearby residents and passing ships are provided with fresh water, known as the "Hong Kong." Hong Kong#39;s port from the sea also known as the "Hong Kong." Pok Fu Lam Hong Kong Guzhi in this vicinity has been no deposit, but "Lights" has become Hong Kong#39;s alias. A further argument is that Hong Kong gets its name and incense trees, incense and municipalities. Tree-high 20-foot long, cut out Shuye, can be made, "Xiang" is a variety of products-raw materials, "Wan Xiang" Wenmingquanguo. Most first-products delivered to the Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, and then the "big eyes chicken" shipping to Shek Pai Wan (that is, today#39;s Aberdeen) are concentrated, and then re-export to mainland China, Southeast Asia and the Arab countries. Therefore, Tsim Sha Tsui, Gu Cheng, "Xiang Butou," Shek Pai Wan spices this transshipment port, also known as the "Hong Kong", near the village is also known as the "village" Later on, "Hong Kong" was extended for an island .
1842 in mid-British unequal treaties "Nanjing Treaty" Hong Kong Island ceded to Britain, in 1984 the two governments signed the Sino-British agreement, Hong Kong confirmed on July 1, 1997 return to China, the Chinese government resumed the exercise of sovereignty over Hong Kong. One and a half since the world, this convergence of East and West, not only each other to draw another mutual impact. This coming year, the 100 changes made in Hong Kong history is full of gorgeous sense of the vicissitudes of life. Today, there is another face of her, will she can not help but to the prosperity and beautiful filled with emotion…… this harbour a fresh year after year, but charm is pressing. This is Hong Kong#39;s social development, land development, the result of the reclamation.