HK Island, Hong Kong

Blue House in Wan Chai

The Blue House in Wan Chai is very well-known for its striking colour. But interestingly, it was not always bright blue. That's just a recent addition to the four storey block that sits at 72-74A Stone Nullah Lane in Wan Chai. It is one of the very few remaining examples of Tong Lau (here is… Continue reading Blue House in Wan Chai

HK Island, Hong Kong

St. Stephen’s College Heritage Trail

MeetUp hikes are really a great way to explore hidden corners of Hong Kong... and yesterday I discovered the St. Stephens College Heritage Trail in Stanley. Public access to Heritage Trail is allowed on selected weekends and public holidays with a prior appointment - so we were lucky that one of our group members organised… Continue reading St. Stephen’s College Heritage Trail

New Territories, Outdoor Activity, Sightseeing

Ping Shan Heritage Trail Walk

We decided to travel to Tin Shui Wai (which is on the West Rail line from Hung Hom) to visit the first heritage trail in Hong Kong. It was opened in 1993 is located in the North West New Territories on the fringes of the new town of Tin Shui Wai. Off the train and… Continue reading Ping Shan Heritage Trail Walk