Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong
Drawn heavenwards, your eyes trace 56 storeys to the top of Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong.
Enchanting mementoes from the gift shop Despite its likeness to the surrounding architecture, you know this skyscraper is special. It houses some remarkable treasures befitting its size and stature.
The shopping will just have to defer in the face of exalted cuisine. After all, Conde Nast Traveller has honoured Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong, as one of the best hotels in the world for dining.
With six restaurants, you decide to start with the obvious choice – Shangri-La’s very own, Summer Palace. The satisfying lunch has energized you for a shopping spree. You don’t have far to go with Hong Kong’s Pacific Place mall just below the hotel.