“Sunday funday” biking around Nam Sang Wai. … More Biking in Nam Sang Wai
Gong Hai Fat Choy, Happy Chinese New Year!! As we have already left 2016 behind, we in Asia are ready for the next big change, leaving behind the year of the Monkey and entering the year of the Rooster. I really love Chinese New Year (CNY). In the Western culture, after you end the holidays … More Year of the Fire Rooster
Introducing Cheung Chau!The perfect island to get-away from the hustle and bustle of HK. … More Island Hopping.. Cheung Chau
It’s December, and I’m sitting in my living room wearing a short sleeve shirt with our sliding glass door open. Temperatures are still in the mid-high 70’s, Sean is still growing a garden, and last weekend we were at the beach. As a New Englander, this is the life! This is Hong Kong’s reward to everyone … More Hike Hong Kong
Viva Hong Kong! Part 1: HK Island Ultimate Travel Guide Viva Hong Kong! Part 2: Kowloon side fun! Originally I was planning this post to be about Lantau & the other outlying islands, however while I was writing I realized that Lantau has so much to share and definitely deserves a post of it’s own! Hong … More Viva Hong Kong! Part 3: Lantau Island
Happy Thanksgiving from Hong Kong! I can now officially enjoy the Christmas decorations being put up all over the city, instead of internally stewing about it being “too soon”. I like my holidays one-at-a-time people. It’s also funny living in such a warmer climate. You’re at the beach one day and planning your Black Friday list the next – … More Hong Kong Friendsgiving
For locals, taking the “trek” from Hong Kong island to Kowloon side may seem quite a haul, however, in actuality it’s a short 3 minute MTR ride from Central or a 7 minute ferry ride from the pier. Leaving the island is definitely worth it and expands your view of Hong Kong. Sean & Kristyne’s … More Viva Hong Kong! Part 2: Kowloon side fun!
“Some cities light up after dark.” Welcome to Hong Kong! Besides a short post about our neighborhood of North Point, I really haven’t written about our favorite Asian city: Hong Kong! Since moving here a year and half ago, Sean and I still are completely in love with this city. There is something so magical … More Viva Hong Kong! Part 1: HK Island Ultimate Travel Guide
It’s that time of year when you start to see little Chinese lanterns pop up in MTR stations and building lobbies and lines for bakeries to buy moon cakes are at an all-time high. Mid-Autumn festival is Hong Kong’s second largest celebrated holiday, behind Chinese New Years in February. It’s a harvest festival celebrated in Chinese … More Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!
There has been so much “new” since moving to Hong Kong that I didn’t really know where to start diving into this blog. I thought the best place was at our center: our home. After I was told that we were moving over to Hong Kong, everything was in such a whirlwind. I only went … More Home Sweet Home