Christmas December 25th 2013 Merry Christmas!
A lot of people have asked me how the locals celebrate Christmas in Hong Kong. Unlike the U.S., Christmas eve is a festive and loud event. For some reason, the locals love to count down in any major event. So on Christmas eve, thousands of people gathered together by the harbour to witness fireworks and count down till Christmas. Apparently, some people even dress in cos ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong » Kowloon Occupied by the UK in 1841, Hong Kong was formally ceded by China the following year; various adjacent lands were added later in the 19th century. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong... ... read more