Float parade, fireworks display, New Year horse race… In recent days, many exciting activities created a strong festive atmosphere in Hong Kong during the 2024 Loong New Year.
To welcome the Year of the Loong, Hong Kong’s famous Printing Street “Lee Tung Street” turns a 200-meter avenue into a sea of New Year lanterns during the Spring Festival. Gleaming goldfish-like lanterns of good luck among 800 red lanterns, symbolizing the prosperity of all industries and progress every year.
In Hong Kong, during the day, people go hiking, worship at temples, buy flowers, pray for blessings, or gather with relatives and friends. And in the evening there are parties, float parades, and fireworks. Can see the performance. Hong Kong is full of extraordinary attractions in the year long. These New Year activities bring a festive atmosphere to Hong Kong, promoting consumption and economic vitality.
The Hong Kong Catering Management Association said restaurant reservations have recently been full, and business volumes on New Year’s Eve, the first and second days have almost returned to 2019 levels. The Hong Kong Hotels Association said that both the restaurant occupancy rates and room occupancy rates of hotels on both sides of Victoria Harbor are satisfactory.
(Courtesy, China Media Group, Beijing)