Taste Hong Kong
Taste Hong Kong is held on March 21. A four-day holiday in the open. Real foodies will appreciate the Gastronomic Festival in Hong Kong. This event in the third decade of the month March is annual. Help us
Foodie fun facts about egg tarts and pineapple buns. The latter is named not because they contain the fruit but for their pineapple-like crust and are must-try local specials at the bakery, as are egg tarts.
True foodies are in for a treat in March, with the annual Taste Hong Kong event. Held at the Central Harbourfront Event Space, with the skyscrapers of Central above and the ever-beautiful Victoria Harbour below, this open-air gastronomical celebration offers four days of eating, drinking, and entertainment.
Hong Kongers have a long-established entrepreneurial spirit and desire to make money. In a 2020 global billionaires list, Hong Kong ranked seventh; 96 residents are said to hold personal fortunes of US$1 billion or over.
Hong Kong is famous for towering skyscrapers. Did you know 40 percent of the territory is made up of country park and nature reserves? Hiking the green trails is a favourite weekend pastime.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
International Without Meat Day on March 20 (This holiday was observed for the first time in 1985 in the USA as Great American Meatout);
International Macaroon Day on March 20 (macaroon is a French confectionery made from egg whites, sugar and ground almonds. Usually made in the form of cookies; put cream or jam between two layers);