Victoria Peak is a mountain located on the western side of Hong Kong Island. It gained prominence as a housing development for wealthy European colonists during the 1800’s due to the unrestricted views of the city and the cooler climate. Residents commuted to and from their homes by having servants carry them in sedan chairs, […]
When I managed to pull myself out of bed, sometime late morning, I was able to take in my surroundings, and fully appreciate the grandeur that is the Four Seasons Hong Kong. I never thought that I’d get to stay at such a fancy hotel, but Jenn’s friend hooked her up on a great deal, […]
I didn’t get to Hong Kong till much later than expected. The original plan was to take the Airport Express train from the airport to Hong Kong Island, a roughly 37 Km ride, and then take the complimentary shuttle provided by the hotel. Unfortunately, the plan didn’t work out due to a 5 hour flight […]
Need some electricity? Disregard everything you know about voltages, currents, and grounding.
After my last caving experience, I was a little leery of what Hang Sung Sot would entail. Especially with a moniker involving the word “surprise!” But being a spelunking expert at this point (ha), I figured I’d be able to handle it.