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Swallow Nest in Hong Kong Restaurants, China

From series “The Most Disgusting Dishes in the World”
Those who prefer the most expensive and exquisite delicacies have to taste a soup of swallow nests in China. A special kind of nest of swifts - swiftlets - is used to cook a delicacy. These birds build their nests in a special way; they form them out of saliva, which tends to harden quickly. Birds build shelters in very remote mountainous areas where access is not easy even to common predators, not to mention a man.

Swallow Nest in Hong Kong Restaurants, China Gathering swallow nests in Asian countries is one of the most dangerous kinds of fishing. There are cases when people slip out steep cliffs and die. For this reason, nests of swiftlets are very expensive. Properly cooked meal of them is much more expensive. Travelers can also taste swallow nest soup in Japan and Malaysia. The business of breeding swiftlets is considered one of the most profitable activities among Malaysians.

Swallow's nests are often referred to as a white gold, because the cost of a kilogram of this delicacy is about 3 000 US dollars. Wealthy gourmands, who will order the soup of the swallow's nest in one of the elite restaurants, will have a plate of jelly-like muddy soup. It differs with quite a specific taste, which doesn’t please people. An appetite is usually spoiled by just looking on a slippery jelly-like mass. Guangdong is considered to be the homeland of this culinary masterpiece. There, many fans of exotic dishes prefer to taste the soup of swallow nests. The cost of the treat is usually around 100 dollars per serving. Next - Fried Grasshoppers in Bangkok Restaurants

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Car rental office: 'Eager Wedding Service 一心~結婚花車~婚禮服務' is located in 2 km ( on the map).
Parking: 'Sunning Plaza Car Park' in 0.18 km
Apotheek: 'Mannings' in 0.04 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Triple O's by White Spot' in 0.02 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Chek Lap Kok Airport HKG - in 27 km
 »  Bao'an Airport SZX - in 55 km
 »  Macau Airport MFM - in 62 km
 »  Baiyun Airport CAN - in 152 km
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South Pacific Hotel

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South Pacific Hotel Wan Chai is located a 15-minute walk from Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. It takes 45 minutes by taxi from the hotel … More: photo, rates and booking
Yesinn @ Fortress Hill

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The guesthouse is a 20-minute MTR (train) ride from Lan Kwai Fong and SoHo. Hong Kong International Airport is a 45-minute train ride away. The rooms … More: photo, rates and booking
Yatta Inn

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Fitted with air conditioning and a fan, rooms feature a TV and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer. Guests can request for the airport shuttle … More: photo, rates and booking
West Hotel

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The original WET Pool is available to guests of the designer W Hong Kong hotel. It was equipped on an open platform. It seems completely unreliable at first glance. There are no high ledges in this pool. A lot of people swim in the pool. Water literally splashes over …
Repulse Bay
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Top destination around Swallow Nest in Hong Kong Restaurants - Hong Kong City

Beautiful ladies will be interested in visiting Women's Night Market. All the products presented here are focused mainly on the best half of our human beings. Clothes and shoes, handbags and hats, beach accessories and costume jewellery - no woman will leave this market without purchasing. The prices here can vary significantly, so it is important to carefully assess the quality of the items chosen.

Travellers who like to go round the unusual shops, should go to the Hollywood Road. On this street, popular souvenir and antiquarian shops, in which you can find many unique things, are concentrated. You can buy here literally everything, from ancient furniture and hand-painted vases, to classic souvenirs at more than attractive prices. Jade Market is also worth mentioning. It remains a popular attraction of Hong Kong. For local residents, jade is a real national symbol. This stone possesses healing properties and may attract good fortune. Here, you can buy interesting gifts for your loved ones, jade jewelry, cute key chains, masterfully sculpted figures and even dishes.
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