Over the Easter holidays me and a friend made a short trip to Shenzhen to check out two of the theme parks just over the border. On the first day we went to OCT East, which is a huge complex that involves a tea picking valley as well as the theme park. It's a hell … Continue reading Previously on… Shenzhen
Spring 2013 I took a last minute trip to Singapore, mainly to visit Universal Studios Singapore. I did have plans to do some sightseeing in my whistle-stop tour of the city. Unfortunately, I got really sick and didn't get to see any of the city apart from my hostel room. Fortunately, I got sick after visiting … Continue reading Previously on… Singapore
I've been here for a year and a half now, here's my picks for the best places to eat under $100hkd per head. You don't have to spend a lot to have a great meal and here's the proof. Click on the restaurant names to go to the open rice page and see for yourself. … Continue reading Top 5 Affordable Places to Eat in Hong Kong
We made our way to the theme park on one of the really snazzy buses. They come every 15 minutes at weekends, so we didn't have to wait long. The park is definitely close enough to walk. It's approximately a mile and if you walk by the canal and it's a really nice walk. We … Continue reading Ocean Kingdom – Part 2
It was the first weekend of March when I decided to take my first trip over the border. Not the regular border that most Westerner's pass through from Hong Kong into mainland, I went through Dou Men ferry port. I have never been in such a small passport control office before. There seemed to only … Continue reading Ocean Kingdom (Part 1 – Arrival)
While deciding to start a travel blog I realised I had already set up a wordpress and had never used it. Great! Step one: done. So here I am feeling like I have to prove the necessity of this blog. I have been to a fair few places, but I'm not anywhere near as prolific … Continue reading Why don’t I start a travel blog?
The cities where I have been in the world.