The Chinese New Year 2021 Hong Kong will be the start of The Chinese Year of the Ox or Bull. So 2021 might be good time for stockmarkets that could be “bullish”, or it night be a good year to eat more beef. Or if it is a good year for Ox then maybe people will eat less beef and there could be an upsurge of veganism! All options are opening for this exciting year which is the second in the 12 year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. In Chinese the symbol 丑 implies something earthy, so happy year of the 牛年 !
Note that this is not the buffalo or the cow, though those animals are used in other countries they are not done so in Hong Kong for this year.
The entrance to Camel Paint Building (block 3) is in a small alley. This is a very good place to buy shoes in Hong Kong. Camel Paint Building has lots of different shops if you look upstairs but it is most famous for its cheap shoes. You can get very good prices on...
Shopping and eating late into the night are key parts of Chinese society that are well catered for in many cities by “Night Markets”. Hong Kong is no exception and you’ll find a great variety of market choices available well into the small hours.
Disneyland Hong Kong: 17 Things You Didn’t Know and much more. Learn about the best ways to get to and from Hong Kong Disneyland, hotels, rides, food, deals and packages.
The term Outlet shopping has been around long enough to have been used and misused in a number of ways. The Hong Kong outlets fall into a few different categories, each with their own appeal but catering to different needs. Before setting off on your next outlet shopping expedition make sure you’re clear what you are after.
Florentia Village is the leading international luxury designer outlet in Greater China inspired by classic Italian architecture. They have a branch in Kwai Hing in the New Territories of Hong Kong. Just a short MTR trip from TST.
Chinese Mid Autumn Festival / Chinese Moon Festival is on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month. It’s one of the most celebrated festivals in HK. Moon cakes, moon gazing with lanterns are the major events. Several legends are associated with it.
Chinese New Year – Don’t plan any shopping on the first 3 days of Chinese New Year. It’s the most celebrated festival in Hong Kong and most shops are closed for 3 to 7 days.
Chinese Ching Ming Festival – Public transport will be busy on this grave-sweeping day.