Isolated from the mainland of the People's Republic of China by a natural harbour, mountains and a century of British rule, the city of Hong Kong is situated in the Far East, south of the Tropic of Cancer. Hong Kong’s therapeutic foot massages are quite popular with travellers. Another typical Hong Kong characteristic is the bamboo scaffolding in old and new construction sites. The city is also famous for its delicious spread of traditional cuisine. Hong Kong is a visitor's paradise. With great attractions like the Man Mo Temples and Po Lin Monastery, luxurious accommodations, shops, food and fun filled activities, there is no dearth of excitement for travellers in Hong Kong. The city is friendly and hospitable with an equally suitable climate. Hong Kong is a beautiful and adventurous city with a peaceful ambience and rich cultural heritage.
Macau of China, a major tourist destination, is a former Portuguese colony situated in the south –eastern coast of China. Macau consists of a peninsula and two islands in the Pearl River delta of Guangdong Province. There are beaches galore to explore and a veritable wealth of architecture in the form of temples, churches, museums, fortresses and gardens forming a part of colonial remnants. Macau is a hub of commercial activities. There are many offices, hotels and shopping malls. Coloane Island is known for outdoor activities like trekking, hiking and golf. Pleasantly undeveloped, this island attracts many visitors. The Cotai Strip lies in between the islands and has earned the name ‘Las Vegas of the East’ owing to the number of hotels, casinos, restaurants and sports facilities.