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882-South East Aisa

This last March Janine and I visited Thailand and Cambodia and made a quick stop off in Hong Kong on the way home. For those of you who are geographically challenged, here is where we went. The following blog posts [...]

November 24, 2012 Cambodia, Hong Kong, Thailand

848-Hong Kong Harbor

On our way back from Thailand and Cambodia we stopped off for a short visit in Hong Kong. It sure wasn’t like laid-back Southeast Asia. It was more like New York City with most everything in Chinese. Huge skyscraper buildings, [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

847-Hong Kong Ferry

The ferry was cheap and easy to ride. This was a Sunday so the masses were not present going to work on either side of the harbor. [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

846-Hong Kong Around Town

Here are a few shots around Hong Kong and Kowloon. [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

845-Hong Kong Mr Hung

I thought it a little over the top to advertise one’s attributes when attempting to do commerce. But, a few minutes later, I found out where Mr. Hung does his business when he is not doing business. Mr. Hung’s office [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

844-Hong Kong Mural

Janine wanted to show me this amazing hand woven tapestry displayed in the Shangri-La Hotel lobby. It is fifteen stories high and about forty feet wife and depicts the history of China. It is made up of many smaller quilt [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

843-Hong Kong Miscellaneous

These are a few miscellaneous photos of interesting things around Hong Kong. Huge mural in another hotel lobby. Maybe if more American cities had bins like this we could end the contraception/abortion debate. I still don’t understand this one. Notice [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

842-Hong Kong Food

Had a wonderful meal at a five star restaurant in the Shangri-La Hotel. We only had appetizers and soup along with an amazing bill. Gold plated utensils along with brazed nuts with chili sauce. Thousand year old eggs with sugared [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

841-Hong Kong Building

Every place we went in Hong Kong there seemed to be a rush to build the next huge office complex. In all of this speed to become Westernized, I wonder about the quality of the workmanship in these structures. [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong

840-Hong Kong Apple

Being an Apple computer guy I had to laugh when I saw the huge Apple store on a Sunday morning. Apparently, this was at the beginning of the day so they had a rah rah team meeting. There must have [...]

August 26, 2012 Hong Kong