One of the Special Administrative Regions of the Republic of China and one of the most rapidly developing regions of Southeast Asia is Hong Kong. Known for its highly advanced finance sectors, Hong Kong is an urban metropolis which still contains the charm of the orient. Its cultural and historic landmarks, exciting leisure attractions and booming entertainment and showbiz industry have also made it a popular tourist destination.
Hong Kong is also famous for shopping and its most famous shopping district is the Tsim Sha Tsui. Tsim Sha Tsui is a vast area interconnected by a network of roads, which is home to a large number of shops, retailers, restaurants and other attractions. This bustling shopping district is also an excellent place to understand the culture and lifestyle of Hong Kong and interact with locals.
Located south of Kowloon, Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the busiest areas of Hong Kong as it serves as one of the most central hubs of commercial activity. At any time of the day one can find youngsters, office folk and tourists at this district, who come to do some shopping, grab a bite to eat, or just to hang out with friends and family. At Tsim Sha Tsui one can visit shopping malls, stores, street side & chain restaurants, restaurants and even a few parks. The main road that leads into this area is Nathan Road, the byroads of which contain the bulk of the shops and attractions of Tsim Sha Tsui. At this shopping district one can visit local and designer stores, the Kowloon Park, the Hong Kong Space Museum and the Hong Kong Museum of History together with many pubs and restaurants of Knutsford Terrace and Kimberly Street. One of the major highlights of Tsim Sha Tsui is the Avenue of Stars, with tablets for Hong Kong’s biggest movie stars, including the legendary Bruce Lee and others such as Jackie Chan and Andy Lau.
Located in the heart of the Kowloon Peninsula is the Cosmo Hotel Mongkok, a luxury boutique hotel in Kowloon. Offering excellent service combined with warm oriental hospitality, this hotel provides accommodation in a variety of rooms and suites which are furnished to cater to all your needs. The hotel also provides a variety of luxury amenities and facilities, making this hotel one of the most recommendable Mongkok hotels.
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