Hong Kong has always been a popular tourist destination in Asia. For its cheap food and shopping, the metropolitan city hits all the right notes for couples looking for a short getaway. Here are 4 ways you and bae can bond right in the Pearl of Orient should you win in the Michael Trio Contest!
1. For the Thrill Seekers
We always hear and see of the Victoria Peak on various social media platform, but how many of you know that there are several other hiking trails you and bae can embark on?
From the breathtaking scenery from The Lion Rock above, to even traditional villages, Hong Kong has many surprises for fun-loving nature-lovers (pun not intended).
Standing in Yuen Leung, Lau Fau Shan is one of several villages in the outskirts of Hong Kong, showcasing fishermen’s lifestyle and also boosting renown oyster farms.
2. For the Penny Stretchers
Hong Kong is known for its street food carts and cheap eateries available around every corner. Moreover, the best way to immerse in the local culture is to make a trip to the wet markets, where lower prices and freshness are guaranteed!
Located in Tai On Building is this family-run little cart noodles serving comfort food for many locals. And the Sai Wan Ho wet market is just around the corner!
3. For the Artsy Fartsy
Living up to its metropolitan status, Hong Kong has many museums, galleries and performing arts institutions that are open for public.
Also, if you are travelling during the festive periods, being in Hong Kong would present you the great opportunity to be part of many lively celebrations around the city! Imagine a spectacular fireworks display by the Victoria Harbour right over the heads of you, bae and the stunning Hong Kong skyline.
4. For the Urbanites
Humans are creatures of habit. Many urbanites would be pleased to know that Hong Kong as an urbanised city also has many shopping malls (Times Square; IFC Mall) and restaurants serving a wide array of cuisines. Sound just like Singapore doesn’t it? Except there is a much smaller chance to run into your dreaded gossipy neighbours or colleagues now. And guess what? Most goods and services in Hong Kong are tax free! No worries about rushing to the airport earlier to claim tax refunds!
Ocean Park Hong Kong
As city kids, it is also a must to set aside a day or two to visit the Ocean Park and Disneyland Hong Kong. Hop on the thrilling rides and yell your urban stress away!
So, which of these 4 ways would you enjoy Hong Kong with your significant other?
Michael Trio is giving away a pair of tickets to Hong Kong for you and your loved one! Just follow these simple steps…
- Post a candid picture of your other half or a picture together and share why he/she is the one
- Hashtag #michaeltrio AND #whyyouaretheone
- Remember to set your social media account to “Public”. Terms & Conditions apply.
What’s more? Earn $5 for your first entry when you submit your post’s permalink through the Snap Share platform on your ChurpChurp account!
Contest Period: 20th July to 10th August 2015
So what are you waiting for? Grab your partner and say cheese!
Tai On Building – 57-87 Shau Kei Wan Road
Tai Wing Wah – G/F & 1/F, 1 Stewart Road, Wan Chai
HK Cafe R&C – G/F, 22-24 Haven Street, Causeway Bay
Catalunya Hong Kong – G/F Guardian House Morrison Hill 32 Oi Kwan Road Wan Chai
Uptop Bistro – 19/F, 117 Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui
Nocte – 9 Warren St, Hong Kong