Hong-Kong is situated in the South-East of the People's Republic of China and is composed of more than 230 islands and a part of the continental territory. It is mainly made of mountainous relief and it has an exceptional deep water port. In 1842 the island of Hong Kong was given up to the United Kingdom. However, in July 1997, the Hong Kong territories were retroceded to China and they became a Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, with a high degree of autonomy. Very urbanized, Hong Kong is a leading financial and commercial area and has a mature economic market and an active domestic consumption.
This is a multi-facets country as both tradition and modernity coexist as well as urban areas contrast with wild nature. Hong Kong is a dynamic metropolis where merge several cultures. Its colonial past and the British culture exist side-by-side with the Chinese traditions. All these elements contribute to make Hong Kong one of the finest destinations.
Hong Kong always attracts more foreign investors, and it has a considerable consequence on the real-estate prices, which have skyrocketed in the past few years. In 2014, prices increased by 12% and reached new heights: some luxury properties have been sold 185,000 euros per square meter, despite the legal measures taken by the Government to calm down the housing market. This phenomenon can be explained by the fact that the number of building plot did not rise these past years, which led to a frenetic increase of the existing properties. According to experts, Hong Kong is considered as the most expensive city in the world and this tendency is not ready to change as Hong Kong appeals to Chinese elite and very wealthy foreign businessmen every year.
Hong Kong is a vibrant and unique city in Asia, which has various places including trendy areas, visiting spots and upscale residential neighbourhoods. Each of them has its own lifestyle and attractiveness. Discover through the Prestige selection, the luxury hotspots of the prestigious city of Hong Kong
China is a country in full expansion, which is particularly dynamic and thriving. After a short adaptation period for European tourists, its foreign visitors will discover this incredible place which has managed to take advantage of its cultural, economic and geographical as well as political dimensions. Thanks to its rather affordable prices and its bargaining culture, China has so much to offer you.