Sham Shui Po: Craft Lover’s Heaven

For craft lovers like me looking for a place in Hong Kong to buy stuff for DIY projects, Sham Shui Po is the place to go. The moment I got out of the A2 exit of the Sham Shui Po MTR station, it felt like I was back in Manila because the place looks a lot […]

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Victoria Peak Secret Spot: Enjoying Hong Kong’s Skyline Without the Crowd

Did you know that you can view the amazing skyline of Hong Kong at the Victoria Peak without the crowd? Like really, you get to enjoy the view all by yourself. I was lucky to have come across a blog prior to my trip to Hong Kong that gives a detailed direction on how to […]

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Quick Visit to Tian Tan Buddha and Po Lin Monastery

After completing my hike to Lantau Peak, I walked for about 15 minutes and reached the Po Lin Monastery and Tian Tan Buddha. I was so happy when I saw the shops because finally, I will be able to drink water. The shops outside the Po Lin Monastery are selling refreshments and souvenir items. After […]

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Solo Hike to the Second Highest Peak in Hong Kong: Lantau Peak

A week before my trip to Hong Kong, two of my friends suggested that I include the Tian Tan Buddha (also known as the Big Buddha) in my itinerary. While browsing the internet for information on how to get there, I found one blog post about getting to the Big Buddha by hiking the Lantau […]

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My First International Hike: Dragon’s Back Trail in Hong Kong

Prior to planning for my trip to Hong Kong, I have only thought of the city as famous for its skyscrapers, shopping, Disneyland, Ocean Park, and Victoria Peak. I didn’t know that it is a good hiking destination until I stumbled upon a post about the 8 best trails to hike in Hong Kong. Reading it […]

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