With a prime location in the happening Wanchai, Kew Green Hotel Wanchai Hong Kong offers travlers easy access to some of the city's exciting spots. Feel free to take if from here and explore the hotel's neighborhood to unearth the many faces of Hong Kong.
DAY TOUR IN CAUSEWAYBAY
Located in Causeway Bay, which is one of the busiest districts in Hong Kong, the Victoria Park is a refreshing area perfect for a brief respite from the urban shopping spree or a morning stroll. Bring your pleasure excursion to a whole new level by having a picnic in Victoria Park, while you can enjoy the beautiful landscape and also the Tai-Chi sessions in regular mornings.
1 Hing Fat Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Island
Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter
The Noon Day Gun was owned by a company named Jardine Matheson on the waterfront of Causeway Bay. The gun-shoot is said to have started in 1814 when Royal Naval Officer became annoyed by the gun salutes for the head of the company, since gun salutes were meant for military commanders only. As punishment, the company would need to fire one-shot salute at noon every day. The company kept the deal and it has eventually become a tradition until now.Gun Shoot at 12:00 pm every day.
Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter (accessed from a tunnel passing under Gloucester Road)
Times Square is so far the largest shopping mall in Causeway Bay. It is considered as a “must go” shopping mall for almost every visitors. It has 230 stores and over 20 restaurants of various cuisines. Times Square sits on top of the Causeway MTR station, making it a very convenient place to visit.
1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Island
Jardine’s Crescent is a tightly-packed roadside market with many tiny stalls that sell bargain domestic goods, specializing in hair accessories, bags, women's clothing, knits, mobile phone accessories and other household items. There is also a small wet market at the end of the street that sells flowers.
Canal Road Flyover
If you are curious about how a local market in Hong Kong looks like, pay a visit in Canal Road Flyover. In there you can find a lot of stalls selling fresh foods, such as vegetables, fruits, meat and fish.It would be crowded in the afternoon as many locals are going to buy ingredients for their meals. The market will close at around 7pm, so it is suggested to go at around 4 – 6pm. You can also see some special cultural activities around the area – Villain hitting, which is preliminarily included in the list of 'Intangible Cultural Heritage' by Hong Kong Home Affairs' Bureaua.
Canal Road Flyover, Wanchai
Hong Kong’s largest Japanese style department store, show up at opening hours to receive a warm Japanese-style welcome from the staff. SOGO carries various kinds of item from international brands, such as clothing, cosmetics, skin care, accessories, leather products and electrical applicants etc. The supermarket that located in the basement carries food, vegetables, and fruits from Japan as well.
555 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Island
The new shopping mall established in the heart of the hectic Causeway Bay. The 17-floor mall carries 120 stores of international, local brands, and brands debuting in Hong Kong.
The theme of natural light, high ceilings, modern decorations make our shopping experience more enjoyable. The Shelter Italian Bar & Restaurant located on the 7/F of the shopping mall come with an outdoor open space for diners to look over the bustling city scene. The bar is an ideal spot for a pre-dinner drink.
500 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Local Delicacy: Dai Pai Dong
Bowrington Road Cooked Food Centre – If you wanted to try dining in “Dai Pai Dong” but hesitated because of its environment, Bowrington Road Cooked Food Centre would be your choice. It is an indoor cooked food on the top floor of the market with air conditioning. Opened in 1979 as the first cooked food center in a local market. It offers cheap and a large variety of local food such as fish ball, Chinese dishes, and seafood.