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Hong Kong

  • Hong Kong harbourside
    What's my name?

    Hong Kong in Cantonese means 'Fragrant Harbour'.

  • Hong Kong Food
    Good Luck

    Eating noodles on one’s birthday is considered by the residents of Hong Kong to afford one a long and blessed life.

  • City Skyline
    City Living

    Hong Kong is counted amongst the most densely populated areas of the world.

  • Taxi

    Hong Kong has more Rolls Royce’s per person than any other city in the world.

  • Hong Kong Kids
    Kickin' it

    It is home to Kung Fu or martial arts movies and legends Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan.

Fast Facts

  • Official Name: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
  • Capital: Hong Kong
  • Population: 7.2 million
  • Official Language: Cantonese
  • Currency: Hong Kong Dollar
  • Government Type: Special Admistrative Region of China
  • Academic Year: September to May (break before Christmas, starts again in January) 

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