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  • Hong Kong Travel Tips

    • 1.Fast Facts


    Zip Code: 999077
    Area Code: 00852
    Population: 7,500,000

     

    • 2.Emergency Telephone Numbers


    Fire: 119
    Ambulance: 120
    Police: 110
    Traffic: 122

     

    • 3.Hospitals


    (1) Hong Kong Island
    Queen Mary Hospital
    Tel: 2855 3111
    Address: 102, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

    Tang Shiu Kin Hospital
    Tel: 2831 6800
    Address: 282, Queen's Road East, Wan Chai

    (2) Kowloon
    United Christian Hospital
    Tel: 2379 4000
    Address: 130, Hip Wo Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon

    Caritas Medical Centre
    Tel: 2746 7911
    Address: 111, Wing Hong Street, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon

    (3) New Territories
    Tuen Mun Hospital
    Tel: 2468 5111
    Address: Tsing Chung Koon Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories

    Pok Oi Hospital
    Tel: 2486 8000
    Address: Au Tau, Yuen Long, New Territories

     

    • 4.Banks


    Moneychangers are everywhere, and tourists with Amex cards or Master cards can draw Hong Kong Currency directly from the ATMS on streets

     

    • 5.Post offices


    (1) Hong Kong General Post Office
    Location: 2, Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

    (2) Shatin Central Post Office
    Location: 1, Sheung Wo Che Road, Shatin, New Territories

    (3) Kowloon Central Post Office
    Location: 405, Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon

     

    • 6.Universities

     

    (1) University of Hong Kong
    Address: Pokfulam Road
    http://www.hku.hk/

    (2) Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    Address: Clear Water Bay, Kowloon
    http://www.ust.hk/en/l

    (3) Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Address: Shatin, New Territories
    http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/v5/en/

     

    • 7.Other Tips


    (1) Government and Office Work Hours
    Time: 9 am to 5 pm
    Work Hours of Government and Office
    Lunch time: 1 pm to 2 pm
    Banks Work Hours
    Time: 9 am to 4 pm (no break)

    (2) Smoking
    Smoking in public transportations and certain public places is forbidden