Looking for a culture hit? Here are eight destinations that will hit the spot.
The neighbourhood of Sham Shui Po flies under the tourist radar and reveals an older grittier version of Hong Kong.
Yuen Long has flat plains where you can pedal in comfort and admire the countryside and heritage sites.
Mojo Nomad Central is a cool spot for younger travellers looking to stay with like-minded folk for a reasonable price.
Sometimes airlines skimp on the service on short flights. Not Cathay.
The Chinese have elevated the relatively simple act of infusing tea leaves in hot water into a beautiful (and often bewildering) art form.
When the tea arrives at our formica table, I'm reminded of the witches' brew in MacBeth ...
Glorious views, sublime stops for sustenance and the trail named the best urban hike in all of Asia.
This modern city's famous waterfront is a destination within itself. Sit and people-watch on the magnificent harbour before scaling The Peak and drinking in the sparkling night view from the top. Indulge in its consumerist culture before sampling some of the finest Michelin-star cuisine at street food prices. It's a short ferry trip outside the city to outlying islands for great beaches, temples and seafood.