Hong Kong city boasts of a number of uniquely designed buildings,
each with its own distinct architectural élan.
It was on June 30th, 1997 when Hong Kong's population came out
to celebrate the handing over of their country to its rightful possessor.
It was the media event of the year, with more than 8,000 journalists
hounding the territory.
This 'kung-fu' style fanfare is sometimes performed on special events
such as corporate anniversaries and the opening of new businesses,
as it is said that lion dances can bring good luck.
Art & Craft
In Hong Kong, ancient Chinese arts and craft are widely available
in several department stores and retailers in Wan Chai, Kowloon,
and in Hong Kong Island.
A HK$50 visitors pass will allow unlimited entry to four museums,
which are run by the Urban Council: Hong Kong Museum of Art, Science
Museum, Space Museum, and Museum of History.
Chinese opera is a cardinal institution in Chinese entertainment
A Tang Dynasty scholar who devised the first definitive treatise
on tea making had initiated this tradition, which began almost 1,200
Chinese therapy began over 2,000 years ago, in the era of the
Warring Empires. It was a time when China was divided into many
clashing fiefdoms and kingdoms.
Or Canto-pop in short, has set the scene for the youths of Hong
Kong since the late 1980s.