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Hong Kong, is officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China. It is an autonomous territory on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia, south of the mainland Chinese province of Guangdong, and east of the former Portuguese colony and fellow special administrative region of Macau. Hong Kong is a highly prosperous international metropolis, which consists of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and the “New Territories”. With around 7.3 million Hongkongers of various nationalities in a territory of 1,104 km2, Hong Kong is the fourth-most densely populated region in the world.
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Hong Kong is one of the world's most significant financial centers, holding the highest Financial Development Index score and consistently ranking as the world's most competitive and freest economic areas. As the seventh-largest trading entity in the world, its legal tender, the Hong Kong dollar, is the 13th-most traded currency. Hong Kong's tertiary sector dominated economy is characterized by competitive simple taxation and supported by its independent judiciary system.
Hong Kong is the world's third largest financial center, important international financial, trade and shipping center. It is the world's most liberal economies and one of the most competitive city, which enjoys a high reputation in the world, and is regarded by GaWC as the world's first-tier city. Hong Kong features the most skyscrapers in the world, surrounding Victoria Harbor, which lies in the center of the city's dense urban region. It has a very high Human Development Index ranking and the world's longest life expectancy. Over 90% of its population makes use of well-developed public transportation. Hong Kong is a place where Chinese and western culture blend together, with the advantage of the Chinese wisdom and western social system. Besides, it is known as the non-corrupt government, good security, free economic system and perfect legal system. Furthermore, it is regarded as a "pearl of the Orient", "gourmet paradise" and "shopping paradise".
Hong Kong has a lot of place for you to have fun and relax, such as Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong Ocean Park, Victoria Peak, Madame Tussauds, Avenue of Stars, Harbour City, Hong Kong Disneyland.