- Hong Kong has 1,251 skyscrapers and high-rises, the most in the world
- Movie mogul Sir Run Run Shaw is credited with putting Hong Kong's martial arts movies on global screens
- Hong Kong has the lowest homicide rate of any major city in the world
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(CNN)How can you not love Hong Kong?