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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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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Chan Chi Kee Cutlery

A staple instrument in a Hong Kong kitchen is the meat cleaver, and Tony's determined to take one back to the States.

316-318 Shanghai St, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China

 
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Duk Ling Boat Tour

Tony sails across Hong Kong Harbor in the Duk Ling boat tour. Chinese fishermen have manned the junk boat for over 150 years.

128 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, China

 
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Tony Also Recommends: The Peak

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

1 Lugard Rd, Hong Kong, China

 
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Tony Also Recommends: Aberdeen Fish Market

"Where true Hong Kongers shop. Just remember to wear your Wellingtons."

South District, Hong Kong Island

 
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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.

2-8 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong, China

 
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Star Ferry

A great way to get to Kowloon from Hong Kong Island, the Star Ferry is only about 30 cents and has fantastic views of the Hong Kong skyline.

Star Ferry Pier, Central, Hong Kong, China

 

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