Hong Kong

The Disney World of Giant Buddhas

The Disney World of Giant Buddhas

Just west of Hong Kong and Kowloon is Lantau Island, where you will find Hong Kong International Airport and a big, giant Buddha on top of a mountain. For $99 HK (that’s about $12.75 US), you can take a thirty minute cable car ride over turquoise waters and pristine rolling hills, through the delicate lace […]


Through the Window

Through the Window

I could see farther than anyone

I could see farther than anyone

While lunching on warm afternoon air and asparagus stuffed chicken breast with saffron polenta, I was instructed by my local guide to make sure I took a trip down to the southern coast of Hong Kong Island. The previous day he’d instructed me to take my camera to Kowloon in the evening and watch the […]


Towers and Signs

Towers and Signs

Did you have Dim Sum?

Did you have Dim Sum?

In February, I was tasked with the very difficult assignment of going to Hong Kong to acquire my work visa. Difficult because Hong Kong was enjoying temperatures well above 20ºC while Seoul was enjoying temperatures well below 0º. If you ever have the opportunity to visit Hong Kong, I implore you to eat as much […]