For holidays, long and short, Hong Kong seems to be the default choice. After all, Hong Kong is a one-stop shop for everything a tourist would want to do in his/her vacation — shopping, eating, sight-seeing, adventure and yes, posting in Instagram. Here are a couple of Instagram-worthy sites to spice up your feed:
Montane Mansion, Quarry Bay
Transformers fanatics should be familiar with this place, being the location for one of their action-packed films. The stacked apartments have instantly become a popular site for both professional and amateur photographers eager to tick off this place in their shot bucket list.
Ngong ping 360
Get a unique viewing experience of Lantau island by taking a 25-minute cable ride from Tung Ching. You can choose from the standard cabin or you may opt or the glass-bottom crystal for jaw-dropping views beneath your feet. Pro-tip: avoid long queues by booking your tickets through Klook.
Sky100 Observation Deck
This indoor observation deck is found in one of Hong Kong’s skyscrapers, the International Commerce Centre, giving an amazing 360-degree aerial view of Victoria Harbor and Hong Kong Island. The deck is accessible via high-speed lift from the 2nd floor to the 100th floor. Enjoy a live beautiful sunset or simply watch pre-recorded views of the sunny or night skyline.
West District Public Cargo Depo
Known as the Instagram pier, aspiring photographers and youngsters use this as a backdrop for stock photos and #OOTDs. Found at the waterfront of Sai Wan, the site also offers a great view of the Victoria Harbour, and City skyline sunsets, among others.
Old Town Central – Steel Art
Hipster vibes radiate through Hong Kong’s Old Town Central. This historic neighborhood lies in the vibrant district of South of Holywood (SOHO) Road filled with hand-drawn murals and graffiti art.
What’s an Instagram feed without a flat lay? Head over to Wai Kee for one of the best roast ducks in Hong Kong. Wai Kee is known for its roast duck skin that is crispy along with its tender meat that tastes heavenly, worthy of both your tummy and your IG feed.
Visit the Islamic Canteen for some dim sum with a twist. From Siu Mai, Har Gow, Xiao Long Pao to Steamed Glutinous Rice with Lotus Leaf, it’s a different kind of dimsum experience that will surely be the envy of your IG followers.