Shek O , a beachside fishing village literally meaning “rocky bay” is one of the highest graded and ‘sandiest’ beaches in Hong Kong. Given it’s isolated location it remains rustic and tranquil both of which add to the areas main attractions. It is becoming a popular weekend and holiday destination, offering a public barbecue area and many restaurants. The “rocky bay” is also an extremely favourable destination for the explorers and hikers of Hong Kong with a network of caves and routes to explore.