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Hong Kong - I wish there was a country tag for HK.

Jun 23rd, 2010, 06:22 PM
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Hong Kong - I wish there was a country tag for HK.

Always wondered why there is one for Macau and not Hong Kong. Why lump HK into China? A Hong Kong country tag would be nice. In about 10 seconds I'll cringe when I tag this post as "China".

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Jun 23rd, 2010, 07:48 PM
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Both Hong Kong and Macau belong to or are apart of China but you're right, if Macau has a country tag then so should Hong Kong. Perhaps they can both be classified as "S.A.R."
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Jun 24th, 2010, 02:45 AM
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I agree! Man the hustings!
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Jun 24th, 2010, 06:54 AM
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So true, Hong Kong and Macau have similar status with China, and neither requires a Chinese visa. It would be good to have a tag for Hong Kong as well.
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Jun 24th, 2010, 09:32 AM
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Justshootme - saw your post and we just added a new Hong Kong tag. Hope you find it useful!
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Jun 24th, 2010, 10:08 AM
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Yeah! Now that is reposnsive! Thanks, Amy.
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Jun 24th, 2010, 10:19 AM
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Thanks, Amy.
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Jun 26th, 2010, 06:59 PM
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Yes, thanks Amy. I cringe having to refer to Hong Kong as China but it is of course. So glad to just be able to look at my favourite place in its own right.
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Jun 26th, 2010, 07:12 PM
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Ask and you just might receive? Nice job Amy D.
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