Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre New Wing

This is the venue where Britain handed over Hong Kong to China. The Union Jack was lowered, and the Five Star Flag of China was raised on 1st July 1997, ending the 150 years of Hong Kong's colonial history. The focus of the world was right here!

Apart from being the venue of handover, this expo centre held numerous exhibitions throughout the year, such as Book Fair, Electronics Fair, Food Expo, Watch and Clock Fair, Toys and Games Fair and Jewellery Show etc! For detailed information please check

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Wan Chai Ferry Pier

The pier is next to the Convention Centre, with ferries going to Kowloon's Tsim Sha Tsui and Hung Hom.

Website: Star Ferry

Golden Bauhinia

The Bauhinia flower is Hong Kong's emblem, it's on the flag of Hong Kong, and on the coins as well!

Which is why the Chinese Government gifted Hong Kong with this Golden Bauhinia Sculpture, when Hong Kong returned to Chinese sovereignty on 1 July 1997.

Every morning at 7.50am, the national flag hoisting ceremony is held. At 7.45am of the 1st, 11th, 21st of every month, enhanced ceremony will be held as the National Anthem will be played by the police bands.

Wan Chai Computer Centre, 298 Computer Zone

These are the two major computer shopping malls on Hong Kong Island, similar to the Golden Computer Arcade, Golden Shopping Centre in Kowloon's Shum Shui Po, or the Mong Kok Computer Centre in Mong Kok.

These computer malls sell all the computer products ranging from software, hardware, books, gadgets etc, all you can think of. These are paradise for computer buyers.

Oriental 188 Shopping Centre

Oriental 188 Shopping Centre is a shopping centre for young people, items range from comics, japanese animation videos, TV games to clothings.

The three level building is packed with young people all the time

Wan Chai