48 Hours in Hong Kong

Tony finds himself on a 48-hour layover in the fast-paced, fascinating city of Hong Kong ... in the middle of summer. Tony fights the sweltering heat and oppressive smog as he attempts to get his fill of dim ...

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Mak An Kee

"Another Hong Kong obsession is, of course, noodles. Mak An Kee’s wonton noodles would be a good choice. Thin egg noodles and shrimp-filled wontons served in rich broth."

77 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong, China

 
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Mandarin Oriental

Tony stays at the Mandarin Oriental in the Central District.

15 Queen's Rd Central, Hong Kong, China

 
Eat
Mido Café

"Another breakfast option that’s a little more upscale and kind of mutant Western. Egg sandwiches and french toast … though puffier when deep-fried in a wok."

63 Temple St, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China

 
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Ozone Bar

"It's 118 floors up in the Kowloon Ritz-Carlton … high rollers, and a sweeping view of Victoria Harbor and all Hong Kong. Oh, and they've got tapas-like things."

Ritz-Carlton International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Rd W, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China

 
See & Do
The Peak

Tony suggests a tram ride up to The Peak for incredible views of Hong Kong.

1 Lugard Rd, Hong Kong, China

 
See & Do
Racks MDB (Rack's Billiards Club)

Tony meets up with Simon Yin and some other ex-pats, who co-own a billiards club in Central's bar district, for a few rounds of pool, darts and beer pong.

2/F, Winning Centre, 46-48 Wyndham St, Hong Kong, China

 
See & Do
Simpson Sin Tailor

Tony visits the tailors at Simpson Sin and gets fitted for a custom-made sharkskin suit.

15-19 Carnarvon Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China

 
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Sing Heung Yuen

Tony meets his friend Matt Walsh and local foodie and cartoonist Craig Au Yeung for breakfast at Sing Heung Yuen, where they have a strange mix of Chinese and Western food.

2 Mee Lun St, Central, Hong Kong, China

 

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