Hong Kong’s public transportation is modern and quite impressive,
especially considering some 2.4 million people board the trains
alone each weekday. In fact, there are five lines that run over
80 km through 50 stations, yet everything has remained user-friendly
and conveniently marked in English.
The buses, some of which include sleek double-deckers, are normally
always on time and equipped with Octopus cards, which are prepaid
travel cards that can be used on the trains, buses and ferries.
What’s more, the ferries offer affordable and smooth rides
from island to island. They’re especially enjoyable if you
take them simply for the view of neighboring harbors and not necessarily