HK Island, Hong Kong

TramOramic Tour

I was recently invited on a sightseeing trip of a very different style - not on a bus or boat, but on a tram. Hong Kong Tramways has just launched the TramOramic Tour, which is a 1-hour sightseeing journey aboard a unique 1920s style tram with authentic tales of local life. A few days ago… Continue reading TramOramic Tour

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HK Island, Hong Kong, Kowloon, New Territories, Outdoor Activity, Outlying Islands

Book tip: Hong Kong for Kids

I discovered great titles at the Hong Kong Public Library - one of them is "Hong Kong for Kids - A Parent's Guide". It is by Cindy Miller Stephens and she wrote it after she noticed that there was no such guide around, and she kept asking friends and mums about some recommendations on what to… Continue reading Book tip: Hong Kong for Kids

HK Island, Hong Kong

Walk in Hong Kong: Wan Chai urban myths walk

Today I have to give a big shout-out to the lovely team at Walk in Hong Kong. This group of young, dynamic and dedicated people has Hong Kong's history close to its heart and is keen to share anecdotes, insights and also myths with anyone interested in finding out more about Hong Kong. Walk in… Continue reading Walk in Hong Kong: Wan Chai urban myths walk

Vietnam

48 hours with me in Hanoi

Let's continue with my little ad hoc series about travel tips. After Singapore, it's now time so summarise what to best see and do in Hanoi. Just remember, when you read my tips, they are all from my point of view, from an art & food loving person who travels with her husband, friends and… Continue reading 48 hours with me in Hanoi

HK Island, Kowloon, New Territories

15 free activities in Hong Kong

I always get asked about what you should/could do when you visit Hong Kong. And yes, there are the obvious ways to spend a weekend here (see my tips here) or also what you should be doing on a rainy day in Kowloon or on a rainy day in Hong Kong. What I've not done,… Continue reading 15 free activities in Hong Kong

Singapore

48 hours with me in Singapore

Ok, let’s start with a little ad hoc series about travel tips. They are all from my point of view, from an art & food loving person who travels with her husband, friends and sometimes even with her parents – but without kids. Wherever I go, I try and see as much of the local… Continue reading 48 hours with me in Singapore

Singapore

Singapore: A short stroll at night time

After enjoying our cheap and quite tasty ice cream sandwich we just continued to stroll around Singapore at night - and one can only say it is a beautiful place. I really enjoy how all the buildings are lit up at night time, are they not really pretty? The first picture shows busy Clarke Quay… Continue reading Singapore: A short stroll at night time