Beach Hike/Walk: Lantau Trail Section 11 Pui O (Beach) to Cheung Sha Beach

Distance: 4.5 kilometres total but we just did 3.7 km as we skipped the road parts Duration: 1.5 hours Difficulty:  Easy Walk Date: Saturday 27 September 2014 On the Saturday of our Mui Wo Staycation (post and link up soon): While the whole of Hong Kong was thrown into chaos, I was having a birthday extension weekend at … Continue reading Beach Hike/Walk: Lantau Trail Section 11 Pui O (Beach) to Cheung Sha Beach

Review: Mamma Mia! The Musical in Hong Kong

Showing: 24 SEPTEMBER - 2 NOVEMBER 2014 Where: Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Wan Chai How much? VIP $995 A $795 B $595 C $395 - way cheaper than London!! Finally, we have some legit musical theatre in Hong Kong! I always wondered, while Singapore would get shows like LION KING, Hong Kong would get Sesame Street (true story). Fortunately, … Continue reading Review: Mamma Mia! The Musical in Hong Kong

The best place to park your junkboat in Hong Kong : Sai Kung’s Ninepin Island Group

Summer's not over yet, folks! And believe it or not, this was my first junk of the year. And one of the best I've had in Hong Kong! A huge factor was the environment - our boat was parked in the best waters I have ever seen here. The sea was pollution-free, there was no more than 3 … Continue reading The best place to park your junkboat in Hong Kong : Sai Kung’s Ninepin Island Group

Serious Hike: Sunset Peak on Lantau Island (Mui Wo/Pui O to Pak Kung Au)

Lantau Trail Section 2 Distance: 6.5-7km Time: 5 hours (other sites say 2.75 hours but no way was this possible at such a difficulty level) Difficulty: Very Difficult. Uphill all the way, and then a steep descent in the end. The difficult, arduous, but rewarding journey to Sunset Peak (Tai Tung Shan 大東山) on Lantau … Continue reading Serious Hike: Sunset Peak on Lantau Island (Mui Wo/Pui O to Pak Kung Au)