Crazy Train — A Weekend at the Rugby Sevens

How do you get to Hong Kong Stadium?” I asked. When my friend responded, “Take the MTR to Causeway Bay and just follow people in chicken suits,” I knew I was in for a good time. I had heard a lot about the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens and knew that it is a very big…

A Whole New World–A few days in Singapore

From my hotel balcony, I watched laser beams illuminate Singapore’s avant-garde architecture and wondered if I had wandered onto the set of a sci-fi movie. With Marina Bay Sands as the focal point, fanciful structures such as the Esplanade, resembling a durian, and the lotus shaped Art Science museum make the skyline look quite futuristic. In just…

In Case We Needed More Convincing…

https://flic.kr/p/edQFNW In case the cosmopolitan culture, international travel and exciting new experiences weren’t enough, these photos helped convince us that we should pack up and go to Hong Kong. I keep looking at the work of such talented photographers and saying, “Wow, I get to live there!” I can’t wait until I can share some…

Dragon Boat Carnival

One of the biggest events of the year in Hong Kong is the Dragon Boat Carnival which occurs this week. Part festival, part athletic event, part ancient tradition, it’s a big, colorful, three day party. Click on the images to find out more at Discover Hong Kong. `  

4 out of 5 people know almost nothing about China. The rest live there.

China is home to roughly 1.35 billion people or three times the population of the United States and almost 20% of the world’s population. So what is Hong Kong all about? Hong Kong is a region of contrasts with huge skyscrapers side by side with ancient temples and fabulous 5-star international cuisine next to small…