Honeymoons in Hong Kong

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Hong Kong Overview

If you're looking for a honeymoon full of indulgence and romance, then Hong Kong could be the perfect location for you. With swanky hotels, great food and stunning romantic settings, Hong Kong has all the right ingredients for a perfect honeymoon. You can explore colourful back streets and temples by day, dine by the water's edge and stroll along the beach at sunset. Heavenly!

A honeymoon in Hong Kong gives the honeymoon couple plenty of opportunities for romance as well as adventure. Picturesque Victoria Harbour bustles by day and night and a night time cruise is not only romantic but will take you to a spectacular laser and light show all synchronised to music. A tram ride up the Peak is one of Hong Kong's must do events, the rise up is so steep that the buildings you pass all look like they're leaning. The view from the top though is just amazing. With direct flights from South Africa you could be exploring in just under 14 hours. Visit the outlying islands for even more things to do. Lantau Island is the largest and boasts remote beaches, wilderness trails, monuments and monasteries as well as fantastic attractions. The Giant Buddha has to be seen to be believed. His raised hand delivers a blessing to everyone who visits and a hike up 228 steps will take you up close to him. With so much to see and do, you won't go home disappointed.

Key Facts for Hong Kong

Currency: Hong Kong Dollar

Languages: Chinese, English

Flight time: 14 hours from Johannesburg

When to Honeymoon in Hong Kong

When to go:
– An all year round destination, Hong Kong has a mild climate from mid September to the end of February. It can be very hot and humid from May to mid September.

Flight information:

– Multiple carriers operate between South Africa and Hong Kong. South African Airways fly direct from Johannesburg to Hong Kong in 13½ hours.


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Getting Married in Hong Kong

If you're looking for a place to get married abroad that is a unique combination of the old and the new all sitting side by side, with stunning scenery and rich historical and architectural culture to boot, then why not consider Hong Kong. Laying just of the south west coast of China, this tiny island has lots of stunning hotels with views overlooking the famous Victoria Harbour and the sky scraper studded horizon. With large ornate banqueting rooms or small intimate restaurants in which to host a reception or celebratory party, weddings abroad in Hong Kong can suit the most discerning of couples. With such a lot to explore all conveniently close at hand, Hong Kong is also a perfect honeymoon location.

Marriage Requirements

Hong Kong

A couple wishing to get married in Hong Kong have a choice of either a civil ceremony or a religious one, since both are legally binding. Whichever type of ceremony they want they will need to give a written notice of their intended marriage to the Marriage Registry and this must be done at least 17 days before the wedding date. Both parties will need to provide the following documents: ID (passports/ID cards), birth certificates, certificate of marital status, details of their current occupation and address, full names of both parents, and the necessary registration fee. If either one has been divorced or widowed, then papers to that effect also need including. Two witnesses are also required. For more information visit http://hongkong.angloinfo.com/countries/china/hongkong/marriage.asp