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Fascinating Hong Kong

Hong Kong is an amalgamation of different cultures with a long British influence on Cantonese Chinese region. Hong Kong enjoys a subtropical climate and is a perfect place to stop over on your travel into the deeper Orient. Hong Kong hotels are available in all budgets.

Hong Kong is an amalgamation of different cultures with a long British influence on Cantonese Chinese region. Hong Kong enjoys a subtropical climate and is a perfect place to stop over on your travel into the deeper Orient. However it can get very hot and humid during summer from June to mid-September. The streets of Hong Kong are typically warm even in late spring and the best time to visit the country as far as climate is concerned is early spring during March and April or late autumn which is October and November. During this period the days are warm, but fresh with clear air. It is one of the main tourist destinations especially for the affluent in China. Hong Kong International Airport, Chek Lap Kok has been named the best airport around the world for five years by Skytrax. 

Hong Kong has also become a very important center for the Chinese diaspora to expand their global connections with several other cities around the world.  No doubt it is an exceptional holiday destination with integrated cultural influences as well as people from different places as dissimilar as Vietnam and Vancouver. Hong Kong is not just a harbor city with crowded streets transforming it into a concrete jungle. Its rugged islands and clouded mountains comprises of pastoral scenery. The countryside here is generally classified as Country Park and even with over 7 million people you may find small pockets of wilderness.  Some of the main places to see in Hong Kong are the Tian Tan Buddha, the biggest sitting Buddha statue in the world and the Won Sai Sin Temple. There is also a lot for bird watchers, hikers, climbers in the easily accessible and spectacular Hong Kong countryside. 

Hong Kong has all what you will see in a big city, including crowd, smog, odor as well as sound. This city is also very efficient, muted and peaceful with excellent transport network and exceptional shopping centers. Hong Kong cuisine is renowned and liked by many. You can find temples and park oasis for contemplation. One of the best parts about Hong Kong is getting bewildered and enthusiastic by the integration and challenge of a Chinese city which has both Chinese and Western influences. Tourists can see a commercial city which feels good from the high point of the Victoria Peak overlooking the busiest deepwater port in the world. The city never sleeps and at night you will feel as though you are looking down in a volcano.  It offers a spectacular panorama. Hong Kong can be called impetuous, buccaneering as well as westernized but is conservative in thoughts and is Chinese to its foundation. It will amaze as well as charm visitors with its positive disagreements and brisk contradictions. Hong Kong Disneyland is a major attraction.

Metropark hotel Causeway and the Mandrin Oriental are the places to stay if you want a lavish and classy accommodation. They are situated in convenient locations and offer excellent modern facilities. They are the best hotels for choosy travelers. These are also very close to attractions like the Tin Hau Temple and Central Library. Tin Hau Temple is situated in the same area and L’Hotel Causeway Bay is located just across the street from Tin Hau MTR station. This is a place with class and is also very clean and reasonable. If you are looking for a Hong Kong hotels to stay near the airport you can book The Novotel Hotel.  The Park Lane Hotel is also centrally located and is close to Nathan Road and the Stanley. Cosmic Guest House in Tsim Sha Tsui is a budget accommodation and has very clean rooms and a homely ambience and is located in a quiet part of Mirador Mansion. Wang Fat Hostel on Causeway Bay is a good place for the backpackers and has around 110 rooms on quite a few floors of a big apartment building. 

Hong Kong presents different meanings to different visitors; there are a few who only see the hustle and bustle of this cosmopolitan metropolis. The skyline of the Hong Kong Island at night dazzles with the neon rainbow light of the skyscrapers. You could just relax with a cup of tea with the dim sum or enjoy the gastronomical delights of Hong Kong cuisine. 

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You describe the Hong Kong's best attractions and places to visit in a very vivid fashion, using excellent vocabulary. Well done on your effort!

I would also like to note that you are honest to mention any negative aspects for visitors of Hong Kong, in regards to city noise, etc. Finally, it's good to provide information on both luxury and budget accommodation. It feels like I have traveled to Hong Kong with your words!