Celebrating Christmas in Hong Kong

Christmas in Hong Kong
https://www.flickr.com/photos/vasenka/

Another festive season is just around the corner and it is time to have some fun after a busy year. How was your last Christmas? Did you have fun the way you wanted? Well, this year you need to give yourself a special treat by celebrating your Christmas in Hong Kong. If you are looking for a Christmas destination that will give you lifetime memories, then your next destination is none other but Hong Kong city. This is a traditional Christmas destination where people have fun like there is no new year at the corner or as if it is the last Christmas. If you come from the West, you should not be shocked if you don’t find snow because, by the time you leave Hong Kong, you will learn how to celebrate Christmas without necessarily spending time in the winter, snow and cold weather.

In Hong Kong the festive spirit is very high with fireworks throughout the city, festive lights glittering in all the skyscrapers and Christmas Carols from every corner of the city. If you love eating mouth-watering delicacies during Christmas, you will get a variety of delicious foods in Hong Kong. Do not forget the Wind Sand Chicken, one of the traditional dishes in the city. You should not fear to visit any of the Hong Kong’s hotels and restaurant to have your favorite dish because the locals are very friendly. When tired after the day’s fun, don’t forget to spare some time to attend the famous Hong Kong massage parlors so that you can relax the traditional way just like the locals do.

Things you should know as you plan your Christmas trip to Hong Kong

The month of December is a festive season in Hong Kong, but the Christmas Day and the Boxing Day is the climax of everything. However, you should note that in Hong Kong people do not spend the Christmas day in the church or at home, as it is a custom in western countries. Here business goes on as usual, but still, everyone observes and acts in a festive spirit. If you visit a shop or a restaurant in the city, the decorations, colors and lights will definitely tell you that it is a festive time. The following are some of the attractions you should visit in Hong Kong during Christmas time.

Christmas-themed parks in the city

Some of the outstanding parks that you should visit include the Ocean Park and Hong Kong Disneyland to enjoy some Christmas lights, decorated trees and of course a fake snow. 

Visit the Winterfest

This is the place where the climax of Christmas celebrations in Hong Kong takes place. Here you get to enjoy memorable celebrations organized by the Hong Kong Tourism Board that will make you never forget your trip to the city.

Attend Christmas events in the city

Some of the memorable events that visitors enjoy in Hong Kong during Christmas include the traditional Pantos, circus acts, and shows from local comedians that will give any visitor a thrilling experience.

Enjoy famous Hong Kong Christmas fireworks

At this point, Christmas fireworks are famous for its intensive mixture of bright lights and beautiful vibrant colors. Laughter and excitement of people around you while looking at an amazing display of blooming flowers of flames in the night sky are something no one should miss.  

Generally, Christmas in Hong Kong is an enjoyable and pretty unique experience. But, you should prepare yourself well, have plans in advance and choose your favorite attractions in the city, because you cannot visit all places and experience everything you'd like unless you extend your stay until at least till mid-January.  

Similar Articles

How to Further Your Education by Traveling Around the World

A lot goes into the process of getting an education. A bevy of people wants to know how they can better themselves and make their education means more. Students that have this type of mind frame may consider the benefits of traveling and building their educational experience this way.

road trip

The road trip is the classic moment a lot of people live for. Going down the road with no real destination in mind is the ultimate freedom; going full-speed in a random direction can be a liberating experience. Even with a destination in mind, there is a lot of freedom in terms of where you stop on the way there and where you can go.

best campervans for families

It’s not uncommon to dream of owning a campervan. If you’ve ever had to hire a caravan or travel long distances for a family holiday, the thought of the potential relief owning a camper might bring has probably crossed your mind. Perhaps you have already made the jump and have gone out and invested in one.

Places to Visit in New York

Easily one of the most famous destinations on the planet, New York remains a wondrous delight to visitors, tourists and even locals alike. There are several reasons why New York stands out. From the hospitable people to the mouthwatering dishes to the gorgeous entertainment venues to the outstanding architectural monuments, this is surely the place to be

Eco-Friendly Travel Essentials For The Environmentally Conscious

Travelers If you consider yourself an eco-conscious person, you are probably aware that recycling every now and then isn’t everything you can do for Mother Nature. In fact, there is something you can do every day to make this world a better place, and greening your travel practices is definitely one of them.

7 Ways to Save Money When Travelling to the UK This Holiday Season

The UK is a beautiful country to travel in with an abundance of historical sites, modern buildings, exciting events and beaches to boast. While many that it can cost a lost to travel through the UK in the holiday season, it isn’t always so.

Travel Accessories You'll Need for Your Next Trip

Everyone travels with a different purpose or goal in mind, however, often find themselves in need of the same tools. Below we will outline the top seven accessories that classify themselves as fundamental travel resources.

7 Reasons Why Trekking is Good for Health

This article constitutes 7 ways in which trekking is beneficial to your physical health. Along with that it speaks about the general benefits of trekking.

Person being treated for an injured leg

There is a lot to consider when making plans to travel outside Canada. You may have to book a flight or rental car, make a hotel reservation, get a new passport, or purchase tickets to attractions. If you are traveling while injured, you may encounter some challenges, but an injury does not have to ruin your travel plans.