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The Dinks In Transit guide to Hong Kong

Hong Kong. Wow. You’re one of those cities we all hear grand stories about. The sceptic in me kept on warning me not to built up unrealistic expectations that won’t be met when I arrive. 1,023 more words

Backpacking

Hong Kong: Friends, Food & Fun

I went to Hong Kong for the Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations but I still got to tour the city a bit. Although not exactly amongst the cheapest destinations in Asia for backpackers, Hong Kong is relatively safe and fun. 3,702 more words

Asia

18 Grams @ Sheung Wan

The Place

Right across from the A2 exit at Sheung Wan MTR station is one of the best little coffee spots in the area.  18 Grams is a specialty coffee joint and has a roaster attached to the business (coincidentally in my local hood at Wanchai – see post… 354 more words

Latte

Royal Caribbean - Hong Kong to Taiwan - Daily Compass - day 1

One thing I do before I cruise is to check out the daily activity schedule.  I struggled to find them online for our RCCL cruise from Hong Kong to Taiwan so for your reading pleasure, here is Day 1. 17 more words

Travel

Fu Yuanhui v Guo Jingjing

It’s the Chinese Olympic superstar face-off. Past vs Present.

So, a number of athletes from the Chinese Olympic team are currently in Hong Kong on a charm offensive after their so-so performance in Rio. 249 more words

Hong Kong

Saturday's Mediocre Events

Minor surgery + ulthera combo for boss’ boss

Anesthetist forgot to ask how much she drank. So she bombarded her with meds strong enough that put her on a mode to struggle to breathe. 634 more words

Hong Kong

Where this all began

​August 27. Results received (to be retaken)

Okay, okay, okay. Maybe it does suck that I failed. I’d rather hear that I need to retake it. 641 more words

Hong Kong