Hong Kong

SHORT INFORMATION

Geography of Hong Kong

Hong Kong island sits just south of the Tropic of Cancer on similar latitudes as Calcutta, Havana, and Hawaii, and sharing the same longitude as Wuhan in central China, Bali, and Perth. Surrounding the country's southern coast is the South China Sea.

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Easter in Hong Kong

A diverse community and a tolerant soul award Hong Kong quite a few public holidays, with Buddhist, Christian, Confucian, traditional Chinese and Western holidays all celebrated.

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Christmas in Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, Chinese Christians celebrate Christmas with Church services in Chinese. At the Anglican Cathedral, some services are held in English, because Europeans who live and work in Hong Kong attend them as well as people from Hong Kong.