HK Island, Hong Kong

Chinese New Year 2015: Victoria Park Flower Market

One of the key traditions to welcome the Chinese New Year (CNY) is to clean your home and decorate it with flowers... so that's why there are currently several flower markets all around Hong Kong. The flower market sare open from noon to midnight every day until February 19, 2015. I went around 1pm when… Continue reading Chinese New Year 2015: Victoria Park Flower Market

Events & Festivals

Chinese New Year 2014: Victoria Flower Market

One of the key traditions to welcome the Chinese New Year (CNY) is to clean your home and decorate it with flowers. Orchids, tangerine/kumquat trees and plum/cherry blossoms are very popular (see my previous blog post about the CNY flower traditions). Last Sunday I visited the flower market in Victoria Park, which is open from… Continue reading Chinese New Year 2014: Victoria Flower Market

Events & Festivals, HK Island

Chinese New Year 2012: Victoria flower market

Flower markets are a Chinese New Year tradition and of course, we had to visit the largest and biggest one in Victoria Park, Causeway Bay last Sunday, the final day before Chinese New Year. We arrived in the afternoon, and it was already packed and crowded. There were a couple of rows to choose from,… Continue reading Chinese New Year 2012: Victoria flower market