5 Quick Weekend Getaways From Hong Kong
Located just 90 minutes from Hong Kong by air, the Okinawan island of Ishigaki is a tropical paradise surrounded by clear, blue waters full of marine life. From swimming with manta rays to enjoying sweet potato ice cream and jet-fresh sushi, it's an ideal weekend getaway for those who don’t have the time to travel far.
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A weekend in Bali might not seem like a lot, but with proper planning, a quick 48 hours on the island can be all you need to head back to the city feeling refreshed and sporting that "Bali glow".
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To see Tokyo in 48 hours is impossible, but that doesn't mean you can't make the most of a weekend trip. Our guide covers everything from fine dining to a hidden bar where you can listen to vinyl records into the early hours, from sprawling Japanese gardens to awe-inspiring interactive digital art, so you can leave Tokyo satisfied yet hungry for more.
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Bangkok is always great for a weekend getaway from Hong Kong—get to know 10 new hot spots in the Thai capital here.
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Whether you time your trip with Art Busan or not, the Korean seaside town is a great place to get your fix of local galleries, new-wave Korean food and colourful, cultural villages.
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