If you are looking for shopping and entertainment in Hong Kong then you should not miss the Causeway bay. It was a shoal about more than one hundred years ago. It became the commercial area after its reclamation and now it has well interconnecting road system. It also serves as a very famous center for dining, shopping and nightlife in Hong Kong.
The popular destinations for shopping here are the ultra-modern Times Square, fashion boutiques and the Japanese departmental stores. Times Square is the symbol of Causeway Bay and it is the biggest emporium of this area and one of the top ten scenic sites in the City of Hong Kong. You can find many well-known brands of clothes here. It is also a perfect place for holding large scale activities. Every year, on the Eve of New Year, The New Year Countdown ceremony is held here and thousands of locals participate. Lee Garden in another shop which is renowned for its luxury brand clothing. This place is also frequently visited by the celebrities. The City Trade Center is favorite shopping place for the office workers.
Although Causeway bay is known mainly for the stock of luxury brands, you can also get the items at reasonable price here. The stalls in the Jardine’s bazaar are very popular where the accessories and fashionable costumes are sold at very cheap price.
You can also enjoy the Hong Kong style of seafood and snacks in the Causeway Bay. Most of the restaurants and shops are open until late when the area becomes colorful world with the flash of neon and crowded. You can take a boat or sampan and sail all in the harbor and enjoy the beautiful evening with the delicious foods.
On the eastern part of Causeway Bay, lies famous Victoria Park which is the biggest park in Hong Kong. It has tennis courts, modern swimming pool, football field and other facilities for playing sports. The statue of Queen Victoria is located at the entrance of the park. Lantern Festival is also held here every year and you can enjoy the perfect sight of the moon at during the Mid-autumn Festival.