Whitehaven Beach is the most beautiful beach in the world, and a only short flight from Hamilton Island! A small group of us took a scenic flight and got to stay there for a short hour before heading back.
Our work trip to Hamilton Island. Just under 200 staff, 2 chartered flights, and probably half the rooms in the main hotel booked out! What a busy 3 days!
Tai O Markets, the real reason for so many HK city tourists visiting. For whatever reason, city folk who never visit their local markets love to travel for 2hrs to visit someone elses markets. Maybe the stuff here is better, who knows? But for sure, you won’t see as many smiles in a market anywhere […]
Tai O Fishing Village was a very interesting place. Lots of old buildings and stuff, preserved in its original form, or more likely kept old for tourism purposes. It seems a nice place, away from the busy HK lifestyle. Just across the river though, high rise residential buildings could be seen, a sign that progress […]
The trip to Tai O was a long one, despite all the progress in HK. From the end of the MTR line, you could take a bus or a ferry, each one taking a further 1hr to get to the village. The place is clearly a tourist destination now, and right at the front of […]
Looking for exotic dark young handsome men in uniforms? Well they left port last week. The Colombian training vessel Gloria was at Circular Quay for R&R and opened its deck to the public. The city was flooded with sailors in impressive dress uniforms, although it turns out they were all just trainees and not officers. […]