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Wan Chai

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Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
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Address: Hong Kong, China
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Having visited Wan Chi many times when I was in the Royal Navy - I was keen to see how it survived all the new age developments. Well I can say Brilliantly - my wife and I visited... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
William M
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wanchai’s personality changes depending on the weather, time of day, and day of the week. It can be all things to all people. Perhaps undeserving of its somewhat sleazy reputation, Wanchai is much more than bars and night life. Once you get off the main drag there are markets, temples and public parks to be explored. I particularly enjoy the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recommend this place for late afternoon till night that you can see all different features of Wan Chai - and they are well harmoniously fit in Wan Chai. We took the walking course from HK tourism board which us quite helpful as we stop over landmarks. Also if you visit the museum of history prior to visit Wan Chai,... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited Wan Chi many times when I was in the Royal Navy - I was keen to see how it survived all the new age developments. Well I can say Brilliantly - my wife and I visited several Bar / Clubs for a few evening tipples and was amazed with the standard of "Live Musicians" all the bands /... More 

Thank William M
New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice area with lots of restaurants and pubs.Also a central business hub. Vibrant in the late evenings.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like this place, its across Johnston street after exiting from the WAN CHAI MTR station, IT HAS EVERYTHING, the chicken and pork are hanging there.. the fish will surely splash some water on you ( seems to be the salespeople trick..) and, on the other streets you will find the vegetables and the "normal" pants and shorts and t-shirts...full... More 

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Taunton, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

that little shop famous of the beef River Noodle soup, but the six chunks of beef were very tough that I could only manage one chunk, very simple place, not more than a dai-pai-don, with blades of plastics keeping the cool air in, the lady boss was very polite, that why no one complain... the other cafe famous with their... More 

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Nice, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Great place to spend an afternoon. There are quite a few new bars and restaurants, think Melbourne Hipster so you'll find a great place to recuperate after walking about. Also excellent designer homewares. There are old buildings including the old post office, refurbished pawn shop which is now a pub etc and my favourite market stalls, wet market (butchers etc)... More 

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Macau, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I wasn't sure how to rate Wan Chai. It's a very sleazy part of Hong Kong (most of the bars are full of working girls), but it's fun. Everyone there is looking to drink a few beers and have a good time. There are loads of bars and restaurants, mostly catering to the expat crowd.

Thank Paul S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

There is a lot to see in Wan Chai from the upper class hotels to the local streets with their myriad of shops and restaurants mixed with a little bit of tacky stuff as well. It is Hong Kong and worth walking on a nice day. Start at the Convention Center and walk inland to Gloucester Road, Lockhart Road, Jaffe... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Lots to see if you wander in Wan Chai; beautiful Temple on Queens Road, also the Oldest surviving Post Office in Hong Kong, many small streets with super restaurants. Wan Chai Market and surrounding streets a great place to take photos.

Thank Joan B

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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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