Inner-City Oasis

Although it makes commercial sense for hotels to cluster in a city's prime tourist quarters, for some holidaymakers the experience of stepping out of a lobby and onto a street full of more hotels, souvenir shops and other tourists can be disappointing.

But there's no danger of a letdown at Hong Kong's Langham Place Hotel ( It's situated in the heaving heart of Mongkok — a [an error occurred while processing this directive] working-class district famed for being one of the most densely populated places on earth.

Guests thus enjoy the best of both worlds: five-star luxury...

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