Causeway Bay in Hong Kong, known for its shopping extravaganza, hosts large number of Japanese department stores, boutiques and entertainment spots. Electronics and camera shops abound in the region. The place boasts of shopping spots like Windsor House and Times Square.
This area, which is always brimming with hectic activities, is home to an array on high-end shops. Most prominent among Causeway Bay shopping spots are Windsor House and Times Square. Between them, one can discover Fashion Island, World Trade Centre, Sogo, Mitsukoshi and Causeway Bay Plaza. The region is particularly known for Hong Kong and Japanese style shopping malls and arcades.
Times Square is a hugely famous shopping centre and office tower complex, holding the same place for Hongkong as the Times Square of New York. The area is a popular venue for new year countdown. Times Square houses well known boutiques like Chanel. Other famous shops include PageOne, Club Monaco, Lane Crawford and Zara.
The Noon-day Gun is a former naval gun mounted near the Causeway Bay typhoon shelter. The gun is fired everyday at noon. Hence the name. 'Firing of the gun' is a tradition which is fired till date.
'Firing of the gun' has become a tourist attraction in Causeway Bay and a small crowd gathers everyday to watch the gun being fired.
China tours inclusive of visiting Causeway Way, Hong Kong