Found in the southeastern region of China, the former British colony of Hong Kong is now an autonomous territory ripe for exploration by travellers. The global financial hub is home to stunning urban skylines and fantastic juxtapositions of modern architecture against historic buildings. Step easily between time periods as you explore Hong Kong, wandering your […]
Hong Kong Travel Guide
Arguably the most beautiful skyline in the world.
Hong Kong is an electric fast-paced fusion of East and West with its monstrous skyscrapers, endless food options, old-world street markets, and ferries that go from island to island. Hong Kong is one of my favourite places in Asia and also a place where I always end up gaining some weight :)
This Hong Kong travel guide will help you plan your next vacation.
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Hong Kong is known for many things but perhaps the biggest surprise is how many green spaces there are and how easy it is to get away from the hustle and dazzle of the metropolis and clear your mind with spectacular hiking trails, eco-friendly destinations, and out-of-this-world beautiful natural landscapes. Let us explore Hong Kong’s […]
So you have made it as far as Hong Kong, but are curious as to what lies across the border in China. If you have a few extra days to spare during your visit to Hong Kong Island and Kowloon, there are several easy links to the mainland that will give you a slice of […]
Macau is an awesome one day trip from Hong Kong that’s only a 55 minute boat ride away. It’s a completely different vibe from the big city of Hong Kong. Think of Macau as Asia’s version of Vegas but with old town Portuguese flare mixed around it. If you’re like most travellers, you’re going to be […]
Practically everyone has a smartphone these days and we almost feel naked without data. When you’re travelling, you know the feeling. Wifi coverage in cities is spotty at best and fine you can check your mail and all of that when you get back to your hotel or hostel but we’re so spoiled with having […]
One of the things you quickly realize about Hong Kong is that people here LOVE 2 things: shopping and eating. If the locals aren’t out on the streets of Causeway Bay making purchases at SOGO or buying the latest Louis Vuitton bag, they’re out having dim sum or checking out the hottest eateries. But the question […]
The last of the Conrad epics? Well never say never but this could be the last time I get to enjoy in the luxury of the Conrad line of hotels by Hilton and with that we made sure we made the very most out of it. An epic indeed. I’m looking to write much more […]
This one took quite a bit of work to put together but I finally got it done. Hope you enjoy the last post for this segment. We really had an amazing trip and are truly thankful for Uncle Elmond and Aunt Shermaine for allowing us to stay with them for as long as we did […]
Hey everyone! It’s been a busy couple of weeks out here in Hong Kong and Maldives and no I haven’t forgotten about all of you. I’ve been sporadically trying to import photos to my computer but ran into some issues with hard drive space so I’ve had to delete all the movies even some programs […]
We’re in the air already right? Day 1 – Thursday March 13, 2014 What a way to start a vacation Not sure if I’ll be writing daily entries to the blog this time around but thought I’d update you guys on how everything went for us on our journey down to Hong Kong to round […]