We took the morning Highlights tour around the western and southern sides of the island. First was the tram ride to Victoria Peak, unfortunately shrouded in mist, so no views to be seen. Then 45 minutes in Stanley Market - really not long enough for serious shoppers to browse the stalls! Then a sampan cruise around the fishing harbour in Aberdeen. Finally 45 minutes in an expensive jade jewellery shop - far too long! So would recommend you see these places on your own and at your leisure - by public transport or taxi. In the afternoon we walked through Kowloon, where the ship was docked, via Salisbury Road, Nathan Road and Granville Road to the History Museum where we spent a couple of interesting hours - of special merit there is the early 20th century model village. In the evening we watched the Laser Show from the pier behind the cultural centre. We were warned it would be underwhelming as indeed it was! Could have seen it just as well from our starboard balcony!
Azamara transferred us to the Regal Airport Hotel early that morning where we were given a room for the day before a late flight home. Some people went back into Hong Kong - there was ample time to do so using the MTR system from City Gate (complimentary shuttle takes you there from the hotel)as it takes about 45 minutes each way. We went to the shopping mall in Tung Chung at City Gate where there is a fabulous food hall with every conceivable type of asian and chinese cuisine available at incredibly cheap prices - most dishes costing about 34 Hong Kong dollars or £3.