Embark on a timeless journey in the sky at The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong
As you enter The Ritz-Carlton in Hong Kong, you will be greeted with a magical multi-sensory adventure. Not only will you be impressed by the city itself, but you will be amazed at the luxury hotel located 490 meters in the air.
Chinese artist Yuanming is the mastermind behind the unique structure that is so often referred to as a “Horse Galloping Across the Sky”. Recommened for a wide range of guests, a dynamic environment buzzes and hums above the luxury hotel located in the acclaimed International Commerce Centre. There on the top floors of the building known as “The Dragon Tail” for its scale-like, overlapping shingle façade. Guests can also sip Afternoon Tea in The Lounge and Bar, dance to thumping music mixed by local DJs at OZONE, savour refined Cantonese and Italian cuisines in our celebrated restaurants, relax in The Ritz-Carlton Spa® by ESPA, rated a “Five-Star Spa” by Forbes Travel Guide 2014, and return to their opulent guest rooms to reflect on their days spent exploring. Enjoy the phenomenal views from above as you survey the magnificent vista unseen by those staying anywhere else.
Christmas Staycation in Hong Kong
Did you know in Hong Kong, Father Christmas/Santa Claus, is known as “Sing Daan Lou Yan” (Christmas Old Man) in Cantonese or “Sheng Dan Lo Ren” in Mandarin?
Every year in Hong Kong there is a ‘Winterfest’, a huge winter party that has boasts popular shops, theme parks and other attractions. This winter, guests will find a bright little star shining amidst a forest of glittering skyscrapers. A classic Christmas tree will spread the love and joy of the season from the heart of the city in Statue Square. Forest Travel will create a trip of a lifetime with friends, family and loved ones can enjoy. Soak in the enchanting atmosphere, bring love locks to seal your romance at this special place, and make holiday memories that will last forever.
This year Winterfest takes place 5 December 2014 to 1 January 2015
Hong Kong Countdown – Celebrations in the New Year
Want to do something extraordinary for New Years? Hong Kong offres part goers the party atmosphere that typically takes over the entire city on the New Year’s Eve. Throngs of cheering revellers take part in the exciting countdown celebrations to welcome the new year. Beginning at 11pm, at 15-minutes intervals, buildings around the Victoria Harbour will emit a series of ‘shooting stars’. Make a wish when you see them and get your new year off to a great start. When the clock ticks down to midnight, heart-pounding pyrotechnics will light up Hong Kong’s skies, exploding in a radiant shower of lights to illuminate the beautiful harbour.