WATCH: Find trinkets and gadget galore at these top Hong Kong markets

2018-10-25 18:00
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If you want to go shopping in Hong Kong you simply must visit the vibrant markets. The city has lots of different markets that sell anything from technology to pets and common souvenirs.

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Here are some of the top picks of Hong Kong's markets: 

Ladies Market

A long stretch of stalls in Mong Kok that has become something of a Hong Kong Market institution. Vendors sell anything from fashion to accessories to iPhone cases and some of the best fridge magnets in the world.

Yau Ma Tei Fruit Market

Get your vitamin fix at this famous fruit market in Kowloon. The stall holders sell pretty much any type of fruit on the planet and they offer free tastings.

Flower Market 

Keep it green at the main street to get everything floral. Get yourself a fresh bouquet of flowers, some seeds to grow your own or ask the shop owners which plant will bring you the most luck.

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Mong Kok Wet Market

There are many wet markets to be found all over Hong Kong. These types of markets are traditionally Chinese and are the places locals buy their fresh meat, fish and vegetables. They consist of multiple levels and most of them have great Cantonese restaurants in them as well.

Temple Street Night Market

End your market adventure here. This market comes alive when the sun sets and is a great place to shop for souvenirs, small knick knacks and is Hong Kong's most picturesque market.  Go with an empty stomach because besides the shopping, this street is famous for its many seafood restaurants. 

So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Hong Kong, explore and happy shopping!


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