The first impression of Hong Kong to many people will be skyscrapers and a busy life style. However, the city is also surrounded by many greenery and beaches.

When you wish to have a little break from the city life, a hike up Lion rock is one of the many trails which will offer you amazing scenic views.

One of the most popular hikes among tourists and locals, which is mentioned in almost every travel guide book – Dragon’s Back. This trail offers views of mountains, sea and buildings of the areas around Stanley and Shek O.

If you prefer less walking, then put on the swimsuit and tanning lotion and lay yourself down in the beaches of Hong Kong.

One of the most visited beaches include this one at Repulse Bay, located in Hong Kong Island.

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