8 October 2007
KCR Citylink Travel Gallery opens
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) today celebrated the opening of its Citylink Travel Gallery atop East Rail’s Shatin Station in partnership with 16 travel agencies.
With a total gross floor area of approximately 2,245 sq m, the travel gallery on the 7th floor of Citylink Plaza, will accommodate the travel agencies, offering a one-stop service to the people who enjoy travel.
KCRC Director – Property, Mr Daniel Lam, said at the Citylink Travel Gallery opening ceremony, "With Hong Kong's economy growing, there has been an increasing demand for travel related services. With shops of 16 travel agencies, the Citylink Travel Gallery will provide a more comprehensive service at a convenient location to the people in the eastern New Territories."
Also speaking at the ceremony today, the tenants' representative, Mr Alcuin Li, General Manager of Sunflower Travel Services Limited, said, "This is the first time in Hong Kong that travel agencies formed a consortium for the purpose of collective bargain in achieving premises leasing. We shall work hand in hand to enhance the quality of our services and products and organise joint promotional activities."
The Citylink Travel Gallery accommodates the shops of the following travel agencies: China Travel Service (HK) Limited, Eastrip Travel Company Limited, Evergloss Tours Company Limited, Explorer Travel Limited, Hong Kong Four Seas Tours Limited, Hong Kong Wing On Travel Service Limited, Hong Thai Travel Services Limited, Hotel Everywhere Company Limited (Net Travel), HYFCO Travel Agency Limited, Kuoni Travel (China) Limited (S.K.Y. Travel), Kwan Kin Travel Service Limited, Miramar Travel Limited, Morning Star Travel Service Limited, Skywards Travel Limited, Sunflower Travel Service Limited, and Travel Expert Limited.