Hong Kong has the big city specials like smog, odour, 14 million elbows and an insane love of clatter. But it's also efficient, hushed and peaceful: the transport network is excellent, the shopping centres are sublime, and the temples and quiet corners of parks are contemplative oases. The best thing about being in Hong Kong is getting flummoxed and fired by the confluences ...



Places to Eat

If the pursuit of wealth is the engine that drives Hong Kong, its fuel is food. Noodles are slurped, succulent seafood savoured, dishes at banquets praised for their presentation, freshness and texture as well as taste, and many chefs enjoy celebrity status. Fook Lam Moon, Over the Moon
Cantonese ; Chinese Deluxe
53-59 Kimberley Rd Tsim Sha Tsui

One of Hong Kong's top Cantonese restaurants, the Fook Lam Moon takes care of you from the minute you arrive, with qipao-clad hostesses waiting to escort you to your table. The menu contains a lot of unusual and expensive dishes but there are many old favorites as well. Try the pan-fried lobster balls, a house speciality.
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