Other websites about Hong Kong
Hong Kong is one of the most high-tech of
all modern cities and so has been on the cutting edge of
websites right from the beginning of the world wide web.
The Hong Kong Government started its web presence in 1996 while
the Tourist Board started to promoted HK as an important travel
destination in 2001, the same year that Google opened their
google.com.hk Hong Kong search engine.
Today the biggest Hong Kong websites
include discuss.comhk, and nextmedia.com, an important local
news service owned by a magazine company. The hkgolden.com
is a very popular local Chinese language discussion site, while
post852.com is named for the telephone country code and is an
online only news site.
Here are some of the major sites which
visitors to Stanley Market may wish to check before visiting
http://www.discoverhongkong.com/ -- The
official tourist site for Hong Kong
http://www.openrice.com/ -- Restaurant reviews of all eating
places in Hong Kong
http://www.hkfastfacts.com/ -- Facts and traditions of Hong
Kong from a local
-- If you want to do business with or in Hong Kong, this is the
-- Learn more about Hong Kong by reading the local newspaper, in
Guides to Hong Kong Travel can be found in many great
blogs. If you take a look at this Hong Kong itinerary by Annemarie of Travelonthebrain.net you'll find suggestions for lots of Hong Kong destinations, including of course Stanley!
It is also possible to go to Stanley on a boat trip from
Central, that's what Dev did when he visited Hong Kong for
three days. Read his
Hong Kong itinerary blog post to learn how he did it.