Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Hong Kong Chill Day

Slept in today in our king size bed. Ofc, OL stole the covers during the night leaving me half uncovered. Forced me to shift to the middle of the bed, where he shoved me back to my side. Lol. Motivated … Continue reading

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Air India from Seoul to Hong Kong

We wake at 8:45 for breakfast. Breakfast room gets crowded up. Will miss the fiestily efficient breakfast lady. Too scared to snap a pic though. J We go back to room to finish packing. Come down at 10:15 to checkout. … Continue reading

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Leaving Hong Kong

We ask for cab to come earlier and it arrives at 5:55 instead of 6:15. Ride to airport involves trunk not being shut and us fearing our luggage will fly out onto freeway. We drive by all the skyscrapers of … Continue reading

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The Walled City and the Hong Kong History Museum

Early wake up to journey outside the city proper to Yuen Long district to see an old walled city in Kam Tin. Breakfast at Cafe Kenon on Canal Road East. OL gets his typical breakfast of yogurt and I get … Continue reading

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Movie Review– Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II

I can’t believe I saw the final Harry Potter movie in Hong Kong. Perfect timing. I missed the US release date and we were in London for the blink of an eye. But in HK we stumbled across the Times … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and Tin Lok Bakery–Wan Chai Day

We decided to slow the pace and have a lighter day today. First plan was to climb Tai Mo Shan. That went bye bye when we heard about the hard uphill climb. Also it’s rainy and foggy so there will … Continue reading

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Maxim’s Palace, Sheung Wan, and The Peak

Woke up at 9ish to get ready for dimsum at Maxim’s Palace in City Hall. Wanted to beat the noon crowd. Doors open at 11am so we plotted to be there for door opening. We planned to take the free … Continue reading

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Let’s Go To Stanley!

After yesterday’s exhausting Kowloon on foot self guided tour of 10 hours, we decided to make today a chill day. We slept in until 10:30. Then we got dressed and headed to our favorite breakfast place, Cafe Kenon. Too slow … Continue reading

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Hogwarts in Hong Kong

The airline apologized multiple times for my tv not working. So unlike US airlines. Landing went smoothly. Taxi on runway took longer than usual due to intense fog. Appreciate pilot taking his time when he couldn’t see. Exiting took a … Continue reading

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From London to Hong Kong

The alarm rings and I leap out of bed ready to shower. My face is bathed in sweat from our non air conditioned room. Great. Problem #2: it’s not 7:30 but 5:30. Ouch. So I get back into bed and … Continue reading

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