Weekend travel

A snapshot ranking of the best places to travel from Hong Kong for a weekend, flying out late Friday or early morning Saturday, returning for work by 9:00am on Monday. Sleep not included.

1   Taipei  

Cost: $$ | Difficulty: 1.5/5 | Food: 5/5 | Nightlife: 3/5
Sightseeing: 4/5| Overall Experience: 4.5

2   Beijing 

Cost: $$$ | Difficulty: 3/5 | Food: 3.5/5 | Nightlife: ?
Sightseeing: 5/5 | Overall Experience: 4