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A China tour can offer a glimpse of one of the world's enduring cultures. From the ancient to the contemporary, China has something for every traveler to enjoy.
While in Hong Kong, tourists should take the time to visit the Peak Tram. The Peak Tram offers a direct route from the Central District of Hong Kong up to Victoria Peak. The world-famous Peninsula Hotel and Peak Tower stand at the top of the Peak Tram's route. Although only about 1.4 kilometers in length, the Peak Tram offers a splendid view of Hong Kong. Riders will be able to see the harbor and most of Hong Kong's pristine skyscrapers.
For the best Peking duck, the Beijing Dadong Roast Duck Restaurant is widely considered by expatriates and locals alike serve a contender. Lines regularly are out the door and onto the sidewalk. The Beijing Dadong serves a variety of meat cuts, from an extremely lean to a superbly fat. The different dining rooms are customized with special place settings and background furnishings. One has outstanding luxury fittings, while others are filled with simple and traditional Chinese furniture. Visitors should expect a long wait during meal hours due to the Beijing Dadong's popularity.
Kowloon's Markets in Hong Kong carry high-tech items and Chinese retail products. But the markets are especially known for the thousands of years of Chinese food. Exotic foods found nowhere in the West are prepared fresh. Squeamish tourists should stay away however. Live food is regularly butchered on the street. Visitors should come before 10 a.m. for the best selection.
Whether for business or leisure, a China tour provides a look into thousands of years of history. With so much to explore, China is the perfect destination for people who want a different adventure on each day of their trip.