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Hong Kong, Macau & Canton

Robert Storey

Hong Kong, Macau & Canton

a Lonely Planet travel survival kit

by Robert Storey

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Published by Lonely Planet Publications in Hawthorn, Vic., Australia, Oakland, CA, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hong Kong (China) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Guangzhou (China) -- Guidebooks.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesHong Kong, Mccau and Canton.
    StatementRobert Storey.
    GenreGuidebooks.
    SeriesLonely Planet travel survival kit
    The Physical Object
    Pagination451 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23013853M
    ISBN 100864422474

    Collected for the first time in a single volume are these true and often comic stories of the South China Coast. Seventy visitors from around the world give vivid accounts of their experiences—of high society at Government House and low life in Canton gaols, of spies in Hong Kong and pirates on buccaneering junks, of typhoons, burglars and Eastern magic, of gambling, opium and slavery. Macau, , The Hongkong, Canton and Macao Steamboat Company, Limited. Submitted by Charles in Shanghai on Wed, Charles Gesner van der Voort worked for Holland-China Trading Company (HCHC) in Shanghai. A British Map of Canton, by W. Bramston ” Hong Kong Museum of Art [cwC__AH] The Ming emperors confined Western traders to the town of Macau, but the Qing Canton and return to Macau when the trading season ended, and officially restricted all trade to Canton after The foreigners constantly complained about these.


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Between Hong Kong and Macau, the direct transportation options are ferry, bridge (bus), and helicopter. These are the most convenient and fastest ways to travel between these two cities, with a straight-line distance of about 60 kilometers ( miles).

Riding on a ferry is the most popular way to travel between Hong Kong and : Joshua Shi. Hong Kong/Kowloon to Macau: HKD to (in daytime) and up to HKD (at night), one-way. Hong Kong Airport to Macau: HKD (day), HKD (night), one way.

But you want to score some discounts, you can book in advance online visa Klook. For example, the regular one-way TurboJet fare from Hong Kong city center is somewhere between HKD. The Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge (HZMB) is a kilometre (34 mi) bridge–tunnel system consisting of a series of three cable-stayed bridges, an undersea tunnel, and four artificial is both the longest sea crossing and the longest open-sea fixed link on earth.

The HZMB spans the Lingding and Jiuzhou channels, connecting Hong Kong, Macau, and Zhuhai—three major cities on the Carries: 6 lanes of the G94 Pearl River Delta Ring.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages, [4] pages of color plates: illustrations, maps ; 19 cm. Series Title: Lonely Planet. Passengers can reserve tickets through the following channels 45 days in advance (60 days for Airport Routes): Online Booking. Both members and non-members can reserve tickets anytime,anywhere using credit card and then collect tickets at TurboJET ticketing offices or Self-Service Ticketing Kiosks located at ferry terminals.

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Enjoy plenty of space inside the bus so you can relax before you arrive the Venetian, MGM, and more posh hotels and casinos. - /5(). The Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge, the longest sea-crossing in the world, connects the cities of Hong Kong, Zhuhai, and crossing is open 24 hours.

There are shuttle buses going from Hong Kong to Macau at all hours, they cost 65 HKD normally (70 HKD at night: AM).Author: Cindy Tang. Cross-border buses serve passengers between urban areas of Hong Kong and Macau through Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge.

It is the cheapest way with a rate of only $22 at daytime hours and $25 at evening hours. Bus from Macau to Hong Kong, board at mentioned hotels.

Book with ETripChina to guarantee seats in advance. In June I joined the Hong Kong Canton & Macao Steamboat Company River Steamer but considered to be the best (one of the best) Company on the coast - home leave every five years, the wages similar to B.&.Swires ((Butterfield & Swires)), safe navigation money, etc to the Captains.

There were five steamers two on the Hong Kong Macao run and. A short one-hour ferry ride from Hong Kong, Macau is an easy day trip. This former Portuguese enclave is an astounding mixture of colonial charm, Chinese zest and glitzy casinos. It offers something different, whether it is some enticing Portuguese and Macanese cooking, striking architecture, a UNESCO World Heritage city center, or a hand at the baccarat tables.

Hong Kong (/ ˌ h ɒ ŋ ˈ k ɒ ŋ / (); Chinese: 香港, Cantonese: [hœ́ːŋ.kɔ̌ːŋ] ()), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China (HKSAR), is a metropolitan area and special administrative region of China in the eastern Pearl River Delta by the South China over million people of various nationalities in a 1,square Calling code: + Macau to Hong Kong Island/Kowloon: HKD to (in daytime) and up to HKD (at night), one-way.

Macau to Hong Kong International Airport: HKD (day time), HKD (night), one way. For tickets to Hong Kong Airport, if you want to score some discounts, you can book.

Just an hour by ferry from Hong Kong, Macao offers a UNESCO World Heritage site city centre, a unique blend of Portuguese and Chinese cultures, and world-leading gaming and entertainment. Find out for yourself with one of these day-trip tours.

Hong Kong, Macau and Canton: A Travel Survival Kit (Lonely Planet Travel Guides) [Clewlow, Carol] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hong Kong, Macau and Canton: A Travel Survival Kit (Lonely Planet Travel Guides)Author: Carol Clewlow. Guangzhou Limo Service provides private car transfer between Hong Kong and Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau.

Our private transfer will save you time and assist you cross the border quickly while being seated in your car (Starting from October 1,All passengers need to get out of car to clear customs, it usually takes about minutes).

Hong Kong Hotel Marketing managers wanting your Hong Kong Hotel photo and advertising information featured should, contact Ben Grummels hotel marketing department about your Hotel in Hong Kong.

Phone or email [email protected] including a x pixel photo of your Hong Kong hotel which can be added on this official web page and or our Google Plus Accommodation page and a free. The delta is formed with the triangular location of Canton, Macau, and Hong Kong at the estuary, linked by the tributaries of the Pearl River at its outflow to the sea.

All through history, the Pearl River Delta with Canton as the gateway of trade, and the subsequent rise of Macau and Hong Kong as the thresholds, had been the most significant.

HKMO Express One-Way Shared Bus Transfers from Hong Kong to Macau: Book the most convenient bus transfer from Hong Kong to Macau with the HKMO Express transfers.

Enjoy plenty of space inside the bus so you can relax before you arrive the Venetian, MGM, and more posh hotels and casinos/5(). Train times, fares & how to buy tickets for train travel in China, including trains from Beijing to Xian, Beijing to Hong Kong and Beijing to Guangzhou, also the train from Beijing to Lhasa in Tibet.

Shows what are the trains like and how to buy Chinese train tickets at the station or online. Information on ferries from Shanghai to Japan. Lonely Planet Hong Kong MacAu and Canton (Lonely Planet Travel Survival Kit) Paperback – November 1, by Robert Storey (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Price: $   This sample Hong Kong Macau itinerary is good for a 3 days 2 nights trip if you have a Hong Kong onward ticket and return ticket via Macau. It’ll cost you around /HKD 2,/MOP 2,/ USD /EURO /SGD /MYR 1, if you follow the same activities, hotel and food budget.

Canton Fair China Import and Export Fair in Guangzhou has already become a must see for all those looking for business success in China. If you need from Hong Kong airport to Guangzhou, We provide private car transfer between Hong Kong and Guangzhou, Macau and and Guangzhou.

Once a British colonial outpost, the world-class city of Hong Kong is now one of Asia’s most popular destinations. Tick off the city’s top attractions in half a day on this convenient and comprehensive sightseeing tour, which includes stops at Victoria Peak, Stanley 4/5().

Macau to Hong Kong: HKD in day time while HKD in night time. But if you wanted to score some discounts, you can book in advance here Turbojet ferry tickets. Hong Kong to Macau by Bus. Starting OctoberHong Kong and Macau are already connected by the world’s longest bridge (Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge).

The re-entries are Canton Room, Amber and Haku in Hong Kong, and Wing Lei in Macau. Vicky Cheng of VEA Restaurant & Lounge in Sheung Wan, is this year’s Best Chef.

Photo: K.Y. Cheng. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Hong Kong, Macau & Canton by Carol Clewlow,Lonely Planet edition, Paperback in English - Rev. ed editionPages:   Hong Kong University Press, Jan 1, - History - pages 0 Reviews As a survey of Macau's years of history and society, this book offers some fascinating analysis of controversial topics such as sovereignty, democratization, the clash of civilizations, the gaming industry, current social problems, and a Macauan identity.

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Sarge $   The book is essentially a series of lush and atmospheric descriptions – Liverpool, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Yokohama; vignettes of place and time that. Hong Kong is linked to a number of ports in Mainland China by high-speed ferries servicing Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and Hong Kong International Airport (off Lantau Island).

Hong Kong–Macau Ferry Terminal. TurboJet provides ferry services between Hong. HK (Sheung Wan) MACAU (Outer Harbour) Sailing Schedule (Approx. 55 mins) Important Notice: In accordance with the HK Government announcement, effective from am, 4 FebruaryHong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal in Sheung Wan will be temporarily closed.

Meanwhile, all the sailing services between HK and Macau will be suspended until further notice. Hong Kong and Guangzhou may only be separated by miles ( kilometers) and share a main language of Cantonese, but because Hong Kong is a Special Administrative District and Guangzhou is a part of mainland China, traveling between these two cities is slightly more complicated than traveling between two mainland cities.

Hong Kong’s cultural independence is at risk. If it dies, the rest of us will lose, too. Students and alumni of Kit Sam Lam Bing Yim Secondary Author: Daniel Nieh. Views of the Pearl River Delta: Macau, Canton and Hong Kong by Sargent, William R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 23 Canton Road.

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Hong Kong. The Cityview Hotel - pickup at 23 Waterloo Road. Hong Kong. The Kowloon Hotel. Rome2rio makes travelling from Macau to Hong Kong Airport (HKG) easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world.

Find all the transport options for your trip from Macau to Hong Kong Airport (HKG) right here.Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Hong Kong, Macau & Canton; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Guidebooks Hong Kong, Macau & Canton | Open Library.Hong Kong to Macau.

Like Hong Kong, Macau is a Special Administrative Area of the People's Republic of China, formerly a Portuguese colony. It lies just across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong. It can easily be reached by ferry from Hong Kong or by train from Guangzhou and cities all over China.

Hong Kong to Macau by ferry.