Tips for staying at the Chungking Mansions
Tips for staying at the Chungking Mansions – budget accommodation in Hong Kong
November 22, 2014 By
Do a search for cheap hotels in Hong Kong and you’ll find a list of accommodation options for theChungking Mansions. The first time I stayed in Hong Kong I booked a place here not knowing what I was getting myself into.I had a vision of a run-down colonial mansion with high ceilings, a lazy ceiling fan swooshing overhead, and old wooden window shutters looking out on the the streets below. Instead I was greeted with a drab water-stained concrete block with air conditioning units and washing hanging out from the windows.
The “mansions” is a city-within-a-building, occupied by shops, small business offices, and private apartments. On the ground floor there are money changers, import and export businesses, mobile phone and electronic shops among others.
Read More @