In order to get off on the right foot, we got a map from the front desk and set out to see the best of what Hong Kong had to offer. Right across from our hotel was Hong Kong Park, so we explored a bit in there before heading to the Peak Tram to go up to the Peak Towers, which overlook Hong Kong (I should explain that there's Hong Kong Island (which is where we stayed) and across the harbor is Kowloon. Both are easily accessible by subway (or MTR, as it's called there)).
In the park:
There were a lot of Christmas decorations in the park (and actually all around Hong Kong, for that matter):
There were also tons of apartment buildings all over the place: