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Wan Chai

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A street wet market for explorers. Bars and night clubs for adventurers. The Exhibition and Convention Centre for businessmen. Restaurants for gourmet. Wan Chai is Wan Chai, not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

If you have not much time in hk and need to shop for IT stuff, I would recommend to visit sham shui po compared to wan chai computer Centre. Not much varieties and prices are a little higher there in wan chai.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

The best night out world wide for over 20 years take my word for it but beware . Take only the cash you want to spend yu drinks in cash and don't talk to ladies you don't know . Take a red and silver cab home to bed , and take a hotel address in Chinese from your hotel .... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

A street wet market for explorers. Bars and night clubs for adventurers. The Exhibition and Convention Centre for businessmen. Restaurants for gourmet. Wan Chai is Wan Chai, not to be replaced.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

So many different districts but still the atmosphere is very nice in Wan chai. Lot to see: shops, bars, cafe, restaurants..go there and stroll around with pleasure :)

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Shenzhen, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Wan Chai is super crowded, as all central urban areas in China seem to be. Nonetheless, you'll find plenty of reasons to do some peoplewatching, have a drink and enjoy the pace of Hong Kong in Wan Chai.

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Piedmont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I love to visit open area markets when I am in a new city and the Wet Market in Wan Chai is super interesting. Tons of fresh seafood of every variety and species imaginable. Some of the fish have been cut open so that you can see the still beating heart -- a testament to the freshness of the fish.... More 

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Carefree, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This place is awesome. Lots of things to do. I've been over here at least 25 times for work over the last 6 years and it never gets old. Lockhart Road had endless bars, discos and restaurants to enjoy.

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Samford, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Easy to get to and interesting streets to explore. Photo opportunities are endless and no one hassles you to buy goods. Sights include 'Blue House', Wan Chi Wet Markets and Pak Tai Temple all within a short walking distance of Wanchi MTR

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Marbella, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Incredible place to venture to for nightlife, bars and parties. Situated in the heart of the city (I believe!), Wan Chai offers tourists and locals alike a wonderful playground to expel the troubles of the day-- it's an extremely friendly atmosphere, and although it portrays neon lights, inexpensive drinks and partying into the twilight hours, it remains a composed and... More 

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Aalborg, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Wan Chai is famous for it numerous bars and wateringholes. This part of Hong Kong is perhaps what you would associate images of Hong Kong with; crowded streets bathed in flourescent neon lights everywhere. There are two particularly famous places of bars here; Lan Kwai Fong which is located on the hillside, making it for a fun experience when drunk.... More 

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Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
Wan Chai and Causeway Bay are the retail centers of Hong Kong Island. Filled with shops, malls and restaurants, both areas are bustling with people – tourists and locals alike. Causeway Bay has one of the highest rents on the planet, and is a bit more polished and modern than its Wan Chai counterpart. Beneath the surface there is more than meets the eye – find boutique stores in the above ground floors of buildings and wander into side streets to find interesting restaurants and shops tucked away from the main roads. Wan Chai especially has experienced a modern revival in recent times, with an influx of trendy restaurants and bars around the Star Street area. In addition, both areas contain many of Hong Kong’s iconic tourist attractions worthy of your visit.
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