HK Island, Hong Kong

What to do on a rainy day on Hong Kong Island?

Ok, so after my blog post on what to do in Kowloon when it rains it's just logical to suggest a few things to do on a wet day on the Island. You could start your day with some Dim Sum to share with friends or family. My personal favourite is North Garden (Address: 1-3/F… Continue reading What to do on a rainy day on Hong Kong Island?

HK Island, Hong Kong

Quintessentially Hong Kong

I've looked through the pictures I've taken over the last six months and I've selected a few that symbolise Hong Kong for me - and no, those pictures are not the typical ones that you'll see in a tourism bureau brochure, as I did not pick the obvious ones (e.g. Victoria Peak, Victoria Harbour or… Continue reading Quintessentially Hong Kong

Japan

B&W Photography: Tsukiji Fish Market

After my post about our amazing visit to Tsukiji Fish Market t I went through my pictures again - there are more than 400 from the market. Surprisingly there are some that I converted into black and white and I liked them a lot better. Here are my favourite black and white pictures, taken with… Continue reading B&W Photography: Tsukiji Fish Market

Japan

B&W Photography: Ginza in the rain

Unfortunately we were not that lucky, the rain continued throughout the following days. We decided to visit Ginza (we've been here before in October last year and really enjoyed it) because we could then take coffee and shopping breaks, visit small galleries and continue Patrick's hunt for a new camera. Walking through the streets of… Continue reading B&W Photography: Ginza in the rain