Is Hong Kong safe to travel right now?
Naturally, all of the above has people wondering if it’s safe to visit Hong Kong right now. The short answer: mostly yes for tourists, but life in Hong Kong is no longer simple and care must be paid to avoid flash points of conflict.
Is Hong Kong dangerous right now?
Consulates in the city recommend following local news broadcasts and police alerts to avoid the demonstrations. If you do get caught up in a police encounter with protesters, avoid the no-man’s between the two sides as it is the most dangerous place to be.
Is Hong Kong Safe 2020?
Hong Kong is still safe. As long as you stay away from the protest frontlines, and you may want to bring your bicycle to be able to get around, as transport services are not at their normal levels. Situation for Feb 2020 we’ll know in 2-3 months from now. As others said, no one will know until Feb 2020.
Is Hong Kong expensive?
Hong Kong is an expensive city. But it’s not the most expensive. The thing to remember while you stay and tour in Hk is. you can go as cheap as you like for meals, hotels, and shopping. And vice-versa, you can go as EXPENSIVE as you like for hotels, shopping, and meals.
Where should I stay in Hong Kong for the first time?
- Tsim Sha Tsui – The Best Place in Hong Kong for First-Timers.
- Mong Kok Neighborhood – For those Visiting Hong Kong on a Budget.
- Lan Kwai Fong – Best Hong Kong Nightlife.
- Wan Chai – Best Hipster Neighborhood in Hong Kong.
- Causeway Bay – Best Place to Stay in Hong Kong for Families.
What countries are not safe to travel to?
The following is a look at all of the countries that carried Level 4 advisories before the global alert..
- Afghanistan. Date of issue: Oct.
- Burkina Faso. Date of issue: Nov.
- Central African Republic (CAR) Date of issue: Dec.
- China. Date of Issue: Feb.
- Haiti. Date of Issue: March 5, 2020, 2020.
Are cruise ships stopping at Hong Kong?
Hong Kong has closed off its two cruise terminals: Kai Tak and Ocean. Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam made the announcement as part of measures to suspend 10 out of 13 border crossings with mainland China, in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Is it safe to fly Cathay Pacific now?
The company says business has been “severely affected,” by the turmoil in Hong Kong, and announced in a press release it was cutting flights to Vancouver, Ho Chi Minh City and Tianjin, China, by February 2020. But it’s not all bad news on Hong Kong. Most travel experts say it’s still safe to visit.