Hong Kong is one of the most vibrant cosmopolitan centers on the planet. A cacophonous clash of old Chinese charm, British colonial vestiges and ultra modernity, it’s a fascinating place to visit – if you can handle the crowds. There are plenty of websites out there telling you what to see and do in Hong Kong. However, to experience the city at its fullest, you’ll also need to know what to avoid. For starters, never take a taxi. It is an unnecessarily expensive way to get around, and it can take a long time to get anywhere through the gridlock. Instead, try using the efficient and affordable Mass Transit Railway, buy an Oyster Card if you’re going to use this several times.Here’s a list of things NOT to do in Hong Kong.
Did you know that Hong Kong even has its own currency that’s separate from the Chinese yuan?