Category Archives: Guides

A walk up a Leaping Dragon.

Sunday was a beautifully sunny day so the girlfriend and I went to Siu Sai Wan to hike up the Leaping Dragon walk. I say “hike” but it was just a steep walk up to the pavilion. That said, the … Continue reading

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Tomb Raidin’ in Cheung Sha Wan

My girlfriend and I often go on little trips around the city on Sundays, and yesterday we decided to visit Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb in Cheung Sha Wan. We walked from our flat in Prince Edward to Sham Shui Po and … Continue reading

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Vixens’ Burlesque: Snow and the Deadly Seven

This week, Hong Kong’s only burlesque troupe, Vixens’ Burlesque, will perform their new show Snow and the Deadly Seven on the 17th and 18th of May at Backstage in Lan Kwai Fong. I was lucky enough to be invited to a sneak-peak of their … Continue reading

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The streets of Hong Kong: Victory Avenue, Mongkok

The streets of Hong Kong (part 1) Welcome to the first in what I hope will become a regular feature. In these posts I will discuss some of my favourite streets and areas of Hong Kong and hopefully reveal some … Continue reading

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Taxi ride to Kowloon City

The video doesn’t do justice to how amazing the view really is. Still, give it a watch and nosey in on an amusing conversation.

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The 30 Minute Cherry Coke Dash!

I woke up on Monday with a massive craving for Cherry Coke. I’ve been getting cravings quite a lot lately having recently discovered a shop in Langham Place which sells imported Cherry Coke from America. Usually I’d casually walk 20 mins from … Continue reading

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Going to the cinema in Hong Kong

1) Buy tickets in advance. Screenings tend to sell out. 2) Arrive promptly. If the ticket says it starts at 7:30, then it generally starts at 7:35. 3) Remember to take a jacket, otherwise the air-con is gonna freeze you. 4) Expect … Continue reading

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