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Hong Kong Travel Guide

Hong Kong — Travel Tips

  • There’s no sales tax on purchases in Hong Kong
  • Tipping, although not a Chinese custom, is expected from Western tourists
  • If you’re served hot tea, tap two fingers on the table as thanks
  • Chopsticks are the silverware of choice for eating
  • Electricity is 220V/50H and plug types G and M are found here

Contact Numbers

Police: 999
Emergency: 999
Hong Kong Central Hospital: +852-25-223-141
Canadian Consulate: +852-28-677-348
Australian Consulate: +852-28-278-881
US Consulate: +852-25-239-011
UK Consulate: +852-29-013-000
Happy Taxi Association: +852-27-288-281