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British Hong Kong Tour - Hong Kong/Macau Travel - About.com
British Hong Kong remains a fascination for many visitors to the city, intrigued to know what's left of the city's years as a crown colony. While breakneck ...
Books About Hong Kong - Hong Kong/Macau Travel - About.com
One of Hong Kong's most influential figures, Chris Patten was the city's last British governor and while enjoying huge popularity in the then colony, Patten also ...
History of Hong Kong Timeline – Timeline and Key Dates in the ...
1967 – As the cultural revolution grips China, Hong Kong is hit by riots and a bombing campaign ... Locals mostly remain loyal to the colonial government.
Colonial Hollywood Road - Hong Kong/Macau Travel - About.com
At the far end of Hollywood Road is one of Hong Kong's finest colonial buildings, the former Central Police station. Originally built in 1864 and subsequently ...
Why Did China Lease Hong Kong to Britain?
China was defeated in the war, and had to cede Hong Kong to Britain in the aforementioned Treaty of Nanking. Hong Kong became a Crown Colony of the ...
LegCo Senate Building - Hong Kong Handover Sights
The LegCo building is one of our top five Hong Kong handover sights. ... The LegCo building itself is a superb example of British colonial architecture. Built in ...
Hong Kong - History Timeline, 12th century to 1945
Below you'll find the key dates in the history of Hong Kong presented in a timeline . The timeline ... The overstretched colony resists the invasion for two weeks.
1881 Heritage review - Hong Kong/Macau Travel - About.com
One of Hong Kong's flagship colonial buildings has been given a makeover as an upmarket shopping mall, we find out whether it's worth a visit.
What to See at Stanley Village Hong Kong - Hong Kong/Macau Travel
Stanley Military Cementary – The final resting place for many British, Canadian and Hong Kong soldiers who died defending the then colony against invading ...
Hong Kong Sightseeing - Sightseeing in Hong Kong
Hong Kong has much more diversity in sights than most people think. Aside from streets banked with skyscrapers, there is imposing colonial architecture, ornate ...