Category Archives: Hong Kong

Some foods and food places from KL

….. Food Glorious Food ….. Kuala Lumpur is a huge modern city and it has an abundance of eateries. We are here for a couple of weeks and intend trying a good variety of them. We realise you would probably … Continue reading

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7. NP360 Cable Car and the Big Buddha

An early start and after the Macau miracle (bus appearing right on cue) we decided to see if we could reach Lantau Island and visit the NP360 Cable car the same way. We had seen the building of the NP360 … Continue reading

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6. Macau

An early morning start.  Went to bus stop just outside hotel for a bus to Sha Tin station so we could get a series of trains to the Macau Ferry Terminal, AND, Lo and Behold !!! a bus rolled up … Continue reading

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5. Symphony of Lights

The Symphony of Lights is an evening display held three nights a week in Hong Kong at the harbour side and is a stunning display of lighting from the soaring skyscrapers surrounding the harbour. Crowds assemble on the waterfront and … Continue reading

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4. Lei Yue Mun fishing village.

Today being Friday seemed like a good day to go and find Lee Yue Mun fishing village. We went there twenty years ago and had some video on the laptop of that visit. So around 10am or so we packed … Continue reading

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3. Victoria Peak Hong Kong

Mrs. Wombat looked out of the window around 9am and said “it’s going to turn out fine, let’s go to Victoria Peak today” So off we wandered (as Wombats do) to the bus thence to the train, three changes and … Continue reading

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2. The Jade market (and surprise lunch)

We have several things on our plan to do list in HK. The first, booking the rail ticket to Shanghai took only half an hour instead of half a day. (See post number 1) So with time saved we jumped … Continue reading

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1. Hong Kong… The first day.

The plane trip form KL to HK was “fun”. It started with a half klm walk to the plane in KL as it was at the LCC terminal. For those that don’t know, that means “Low Cost Carrier”  (cheap fares) … Continue reading

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