Ocean Park

It is true that a part of my heart is in Hong Kong. My mother has lived and worked there for almost 3/4ths of my life together with her sisters. My favorite nephew and his dad are residents of that country as well. So...

Typhoon Nuri

Just like the Philippines, the month of August is typhoon season for Hong Kong because we share the same storm path. So weeks before the trip we actually thought of praying novenas and offer eggs to Sta. Clara to bid for a good weather. It...

eating chinese

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and should be taken seriously, although I can't say I follow this rule religiously. But because of a memory long forgotten, I begged my aunt to take me to the market to get congee, fried noodles...

Lantau Island

DISCLAIMER: There will be no sightings, whatsoever, of a giant dancing  mouse in a tux in this entry. Please refrain from any form of regression or retardation. Lantau Island is one of the recently re-promoted destinations in Hong Kong, one of the most popular spot in...

Getting in and around Hong Kong

Getting in Hong Kong from Macau is as breezy as it gets. Regular ferry trips are available from Macau pier to Hong Kong central which cost about 100 – 150 MOP. Flights to Hong Kong from any origin shouldn't be a hassle since Chek Lap Kok Airport...

Tsim Sha Tsui

Hong Kong is the first destination for budding wanderlusts. Other than the fact that it's less than 2 hours away from Manila, the city is tourist friendly and the destinations are so familiar among Filipinos that research and itinerary planning isn't necessary. We technically played...