Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 6 Going Home Part 3

DAY 6 (CON'T) Some background on Ho Hung Kee. Apart from their one michelin star rating, its founder Ho Wing Fong used to be a disciple of Mak Woon Chi (of Mak's Noodles - the very outlet that begin it all where Hong Kong's wanton noodles are concerned). Talking about legacy planning, Ho Wing Fong's … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 6 Going Home Part 3

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 6 Going Home Part 2

DAY 6 (CON'T) Left Causeway Bay MTR Station and decided to get to my next planned destination - Wing Kee. Am pretty keen to check out this very much raved about pushcart noodles before I leave Hong Kong ...... and thought this might make a pretty good early brunch after my less than satisfactory breakfast. … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 6 Going Home Part 2

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 6 Going Home Part 1

DAY 6: MONDAY 25 AUGUST 2014 Last day of my holiday! My flight back to Singapore was an afternoon flight (flying off at 4-plus) ...... which leaves me some time in the morning and early part of the afternoon to finish off some shopping before heading to the airport. Bye bye to my 'home' for the … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 6 Going Home Part 1

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 5 Macau Spectacular Part 1

DAY 5: SUNDAY 24 AUGUST 2014 Today is day trip to Macau! Do not have any concrete/detailed agenda apart from having tickets to watch House of Dancing Water at City of Dreams (Cotai) at 5pm. But definitely no late start unlike the day before (Saturday). We decided the night before that we will cross the … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 5 Macau Spectacular Part 1

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 4

DAY 4 (CON'T) More of the Lamma Power Station as we approach the topmost point of the hike ...... Also managed to spot a tiny waterfall on the hilly side of the hike path ...... And the next checkpoint - the Hilltop Pavillion. We decided to take a short 5 to 10 min walk cum … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 4

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 3

DAY 4 (CON'T) Initially went on a wrong detour when we followed this group of tourists off a shortcut, only to meet with a dead end at the residential area slightly off the Yung Shue Wan Main Street. But we managed to get back on track by following the road signs and direction markers ...... … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 3

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 2

DAY 4 (CON'T) Chatted with the massage shop lady boss for a short while as SM was finishing up the neck & shoulder portion of the massage while I only did sorely foot massage. Then we walked back towards Hillier St. for a quick bite @ Dim Sum Square. For a small, slightly out of … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 2

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 1

DAY 4: SATURDAY 23 AUGUST 2014 Back to more travel blogging after managing to recover the backed-up data (which includes precious memories from my travels in the form of photos taken) from my Seagate portable disk which stopped working around the same time as the Acer broke down. ------ Ended up waking up a tad … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 4 More Foodie Adventures Part 1

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 3 New Adventures Part 4

DAY 3 (CON'T) Got off the bus at Pedder Street. It was 4-plus ...... and given the plan was to meet back at the apartment at 7 before heading out for dinner, there's still some time to kill. Decided to cross the road into The Landmark. The idea was to get to Mandarin Oriental from … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 3 New Adventures Part 4

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 3 New Adventures Part 3

DAY 3 (CON'T) Satisfied with my afternoon cuppa ......  left Stanley Plaza and continued my walk downwards to further explore the area where Murray House and Blake Pier is located. A little more information about Murray House gathered online:- Murray House is a restored Victoria-era building (1844) that was named after Sir George Murray (1772-1846), … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 3 New Adventures Part 3