Hong Kong - Understand Hong Kong and Survival Guide (PDF Chapter)
This chapter contains the Hong Kong Today, History, Arts, Cinema, Architecture, Religion & Belief, Transport, Directory A–Z, and Language chapters from Lonely Planet’s Hong Kong guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, arts and cinema to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet... you name it. Get tips for women travellers, gay and lesbian travel-lers, travellers with disabilities, and travellers with kids. And get the most out of your conversa-tions with a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on the issues facing Hong Kong today
- info on arts, architecture and Hong Kong’s cultural landscape
- full coverage of Hong Kong’s history, and its rise to become one of the world’s richest cit-ies
- details on religion and belief, from Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism to Christianity
Coverage includes: Hong Kong Today, History, Arts, Cinema, Architec-ture, Religion & Belief, Transport, Directory A–Z, and Language.
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