With about 7.2 million people, Hong Kong is one of the most densely populated cities in the world. It is comprised of the Kowloon peninsula along with 263 islands. It is a modern, international business hub and an excellent vacation destination. Hong Kong is quite large, but easily accessible by subway and ferries. It is a visually stunning city, but also culturally fascinating. Even though Hong Kong is a prat of China, the city has two official languages…Cantonese and English. This makes it an excellent vacation destination without the need to bring a dictionary. And here is an interesting fact for you…Hong Kong has the most skyscrapers in the world, with 8,000 buildings having more than 14 floors, almost double that of New York! Now that makes for an amazing skyline!