The mainland and Hong Kong will be fully cleared from tomorrow (6th), and the nucleic acid testing requirements and quotas before entry and exit will be cancelled. In addition, the Luohu Port will be reopened, and the Heung Yuen Wai/Liantang Port will also be opened for passenger clearance for the first time.
"Hong Kong 01" went to Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui at noon today (5th) to see the situation on the eve of the switch. "Famous Shop Street" has gradually become crowded, with mainland tourists coming here to buy famous brand handbags and clothing.
Some tourists from Shenzhen were satisfied with the shopping experience, thinking that the service attitude was comparable to that of Macau, and said that they would travel to Hong Kong again after full customs clearance; however, some tourists also pointed out that the service attitude of shop assistants has regressed and is not as good as before the epidemic.
Customers from Shenzhen went to Hong Kong to buy famous brand handbags and praised the experience: there is a feeling of going to Macau
Ms. Ye from Shenzhen dragged a silver suitcase and walked out of a luxury handbag brand store. She learned that the customs will be fully cleared tomorrow. She pointed out that Shenzhen and Hong Kong are adjacent to each other, and she will travel to Hong Kong again and return on the same day. It’s just a river, so it’s very convenient.” Ms. Ye pointed out that her favorite handbag style is out of stock, and she needs to wait for the store’s notification, and she will go to Hong Kong to pick up the goods in a few days.
She appreciated the friendly service attitude of the counter girls in the brand stores. "It feels like going to Macau, because both the counter ladies and the drivers in Macau are very good. Now I seem to have this feeling in Hong Kong." She refers to shopping in Hong Kong, The price and quality are satisfactory, and the overall consumption level is lower than that of Macau.
First-time visitor to Hong Kong says it's "happy" to buy a wide range of products
Ms. Wang and Ms. Guo came to Hong Kong from Shenzhen for tourism yesterday. Today, they went to Mingdian Street to buy earrings, belts and other accessories and spent less than 10,000 yuan.
Ms. Wang, who is visiting Hong Kong for the first time, said that she wanted to "experience a different culture", and she also pointed out that Harbor City has a relatively complete range of goods, and she hopes to "have a happy shopping".
Ms. Wang also said that she would travel to Hong Kong again if it was convenient for her to clear customs.
Service attitude is not as good as three or four years ago
Ms. Zhou recalled that the last time she came to Hong Kong was three years ago, and she usually chose to shop around the "Famous Shop Street".
She pointed out that she spent about 10,000 to 20,000 yuan on clothes and jewelry today, but felt that the service attitude of the shop assistants was not as good as three or four years ago.
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