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Tsim Sha Tsui East

Yau Tsim Mong, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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Ranked #31 of 433 Attractions in Hong Kong
Type: Neighborhoods
Traveler Description: Not to be confused with Tsim Sha Tsui (TST) district,  Tsim Sha Tsui East represents only the area reclaimed from the sea in1970s that fits between... more »
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Excellent views of Hong Kong Island by the water. Great place to walk around, morning or evening. Don't forget to see the Symphony of lights @8pm every night. A must see.

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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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209 reviews 209 reviews
114 attraction reviews
244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the main shopping areas in Hong Kong. Shopping malls in the area include: iSQUARE, K11, Miramar Shopping Centre New World Centre Sogo, It is located underground, below Salisbury Road.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Awesome laser light show where the tall buildings across the harbour display their lights in a "symphony" arrangement every night at 8pm. We sat on the seating along Tsim Sha Tsui promenade which was packed with people.

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Carlsbad, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Can't walk a block without being sold drugs, women or suits. I love urban life but its too over the top.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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521 reviews 521 reviews
111 attraction reviews
227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

One of the best districts for strolling around. The bustling main streets contrast with the busy back streets, but all having a feel of constant action and change with the great harbor so close by. And, plenty of shops to visit and restaurants to try. Only downside is the number of irritating card-carrying sales-people insisting you visit their tailor or... More

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Sydney, Australia
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87 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The first time I went to HK was in 2003 and I came back for a short transit a few months ago. HK seems to have grown a lot in terms of skyscrappers. Tsim Sha Tsui was much more busier but it is always good to have a short visit in HK.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Nice location with several attractions nearby. Based on haourside it boasts of harbour city the largest mall. Restaurants, shopping sites, lounges hotels etc etc. What not is there... If u r there be assured that it cant be anywhere else.

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Manila
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Mix of the traditional, cultural, and modern side of HK. Hotels located here are somehow cheaper compared to the hotels at HK mainland. Staying in the area gives you the traditional Hong Kong environment blended with the touch of cultural (night market) and modern buildings (Harbour City).

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Having worked for eight years in Hong Kong, I like to think I know a bit about this amazing city. Tsim sha tsui is where to go for delicious food, knocked down electronics and clothes. Nathan road runs through the middle, all the way to the star ferry. Busy busy busy! There are plenty of shopping malls where you can... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

If you have a very limited time and wanted to see several attractions while in Hong Kong, this is the perfect place for you. I only got 10 hours layover for my next flight. I immediately grabbed a map, bought a two-way metro ticket to Kowloon. From there, I took a free airport shuttle to East Tsim Sha Tsui. The... More

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