It is rare that I would stay at a hotel for long enough to make a meaningful judgement, but on this occasion I stayed at the Harbour Plaza Metropolis Hotel in Hung Hom, Hong Kong for 23 days. I will be reviewing as a parent with a 5 month old baby, s [...]
Everything costs more in Australia. A $1000 lens in Australia will typically cost ~$700 in Hong Kong or USA. Even with postage you are likely to save a lot. In the past I've been asked by many people about what I thought of these savings. Here are [...]
Urban Agent have done it again! Another leng-mo brought over from Hong Kong for another party, this time at the 3 storey 'Home' at Darling Harbour! I wonder if they plan to bring them all over eventually?
Unfortunately Chrissie didn't let photogra [...]
Even though my Hong Kong trip flights were sponsored by frequent flyer points, somehow I had secured a flight on the A380 for the trip back to Sydney! We were seated at the back of the upper deck. It was a 2-4-2 configuration, a bit more spacious b [...]
Hong Kong Park, located just above Central. Strangely this was the first time I had been there despite living in and visiting Hong Kong so many times. This time, there was some art festival there, although all the art seemed to be computer related [...]
Ocean Park has an aquarium too!
A nautilus, a most fascinating creature. Too bad their tanks are always so dark!
Very graceful jellyfish. Ve [...]
Ocean Park was, and still is Hong Kong's premier amusement park. Not only was it cheaper than Disney, there was more to do inside and a larger variety of attractions. Food was also both edible and affordable, no complaints here!
Well, the arrival [...]
The reason for hiking up the desolate mountains of Lamma Island was to find this tofu place. Why is it in the middle of the mountains? Why do people hike all the way there to eat it? Who knows. Surely it was nice stuff, but it seemed similar to t [...]