On Monday, we arrived home from a long weekend in Hong Kong, a long-planned family weekend before our children head out searching for their place in the world.This was an opportunity to have our youngest children together for several days stringed together, and to share multiple meals - exotic, sensory festivals punctuated with fine wines and excited conversations - together for what might be one of the last times in quite some time.Hong Kong is a default destination for short, family trips. It's close, it's exciting, and it's world-class.While it's not inexpensive, shops are crowded this time of year because of dramatic clearance sales in preparation for warmer weather.The weather is still cold and the air is dry. The city hums along with its usual efficiency, and clerks, waiters, …
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Publication information: Article title: Tourism Promotion. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Manila Bulletin. Publication date: January 18, 2011. Page number: Not available. © 2009 Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp. COPYRIGHT 2011 Gale Group.
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