Bangkok. 29 May 2017 – Travelling to Hong Kong once is not enough as this world’s most visited city offers global nomads the great combination of modernity, cultural heritage, traditional cuisine as well as art. Those seeking an experience of Hong Kong off the beaten track should not miss exploring life and the art on the streets around Sheung Wan. To help travellers make the most of their holidays, OZO Wesley Hong Kong meets all needs from ultra-comfortable beds and nutritious breakfasts to up-to-date technological fittings, ensuring that guests always have a memorable trip.
Start the memorable journey at Man Mo temple, one of the island’s oldest temples, built in 1847 during the early colonial period. Dedicated to the god of literature (Man) and the god of war (Mo), this Taoist temple is famous amongst pilgrims who are ambitious in knowledge and creativity. Travellers will be fascinated by the giant, golden incense coils hanging from the ceiling.
Take a stroll down the historic neighbourhood of Central, where the story of modern Hong Kong began. Go hunting for the street art on Hollywood Road, one of the city’s oldest streets, where a range of incredible murals and graffiti can be seen in some of the alleys. Travellers will witness a dazzling fusion of street art created by talented artists from around the world. Some of the masterpieces include a large mural of a colourful, geometric-patterned fox by Rukkit, a famous Thai graffiti artist, the portrait of a charming woman by Hopare, a renowned French artist, and a mural depicting martial arts legend, Bruce Lee, by XEVA, a well-known Korean graffiti artist.
Go on a visit to PMQ, one of the city’s most popular art venues. Formerly the Queen’s College and the Police Married Quarters, the venue is now home to many young artists and designers. This hub of creativity provides visitors with a fascinating line-up of studios and designer products from jewellery and clothes to homeware goods. There are exhibitions and workshops all-year round, offering insights into the local arts and crafts scene. In this area, there are many other attractions including stylish cafés and restaurants, as well as antique stores which are waiting to be discovered.
After an inspirational tour of the undiscovered parts of Hong Kong, guests can retire to the comfort and convenience of OZO Wesley Hong Kong. The hotel’s Snooze Zone combines great accommodation and facilities for a good night’s sleep. Guests can also stay connected to the rest of the world with up-to-date technology, including interactive TV with plug-and-play connectivity. Travellers who plan ahead will enjoy 15% off when booking for stays at least 21 days in advance, or 10% off when booking at least 7 days in advance. This promotion is valid for stays until 31 December 2018. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www.ozohotels.com.