While Hong Kong is one of the most fascinating destinations to visit in itself, it’s not a bad spot for doing some day trips from either. Day trips to Macau are among the most popular, but what if you want to see more of mainland China? Consider a day trip to Guangzhou. It might surprise […]
Harbin Ice Festival in Northern China is one of the top ice and snow festivals in the world. It was established back in 1983 and visitors from all over the world brave the below freezing temperatures to see the masterful ice sculptures. This year, you can experience Hong Kong’s version of the Harbin Ice Festival […]
Dim Sum is technically Cantonese food served in small steamer baskets or plates, and is prepared as bite-size snacks. Tea is most often served with dim sum, and in Hong Kong eating dim sum is traditionally referred to as yum cha or going to “drink tea.” If you’ve never experienced dim sum in Hong Kong […]
It isn’t very often that one sees the other side of Hong Kong. The quieter, more spiritual and natural side. Through the Lantau Island Sunset Tour, I was able to spend one whole afternoon exploring this side that is so far removed from urban lfie, I often forgot I was still in Hong Kong.
Sky100 is a 360-degree indoor observation deck located on Hong Kong’s Kowloon peninsula. It is located on the 100th floor of the International Commerce Center, the tallest building in Hong Kong. It is the highest observation deck in Hong Kong and sits at nearly 1,300 feet above sea level. Sky100 Observation Deck is located just two […]
Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the most important holidays in the Chinese and Vietnamese cultures. This is the official harvest festival for these cultures, similar to Thanksgiving in other parts of the world. Events are held on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month, during a full moon. Other names for the celebration include […]