Hong Kong lies in eastern Asia, on the south coast of the People's Republic of China. Total area of Hong Kong is 2916 sq km. Land area is 1060 sq km while the water area is 1004 sq km.
Hong Kong is hilly landscape divide into four main areas. These are
» Hong Kong Island
» New Territories
» Outlying Islands
The population of Hongkong is approximately 6.4 million, giving it the status of one of the most densely populated places in the world. Population density in the urban areas of Hong Kong Island and Kowloon is over 25,000 people per sq km, while in New Territories, it is only 2860.
Located on the coastline, Hong Kong's climate is sub-tropical. Hong Kong's average climate makes it a year-round travel destination. However, best time to visit Hong Kong is during autumn and winter seasons since the air is dry and cool at this time.
|Spring||March to May|
|Summer||June to Mid September|
|Autumn||Mid September to Mid December|
|Winter||Mid December to February|
Approximate 95 per cent of the population of Hong Kong is Chinese. The fact pronounces that Chinese is the language of ordinary people in Hong Kong. It has also been granted the status of official language in Hongkong with English. Most people connected to service industries can speak English.