Guide to Hong Kong Sights

Hong Kong has many sights that are well known such as the Big Buddha, The Peak and The Starr Ferry but there are also many other places around Hong Kong to be explored. Chi Lin Nunnery and Nan Lian Garden are both beautiful places to visit that are not as well known as other sightsContinue reading “Guide to Hong Kong Sights”

Guide to Hiking in Hong Kong

Hiking in Hong Kong is definitely not part of ones first impression of Hong Kong. When tourists come to Hong Kong, they think of shopping, food and of course the impressive skyline. But for me, one of my goals is hiking. Most of Hong Kong is actually mountains and undeveloped which makes it great forContinue reading “Guide to Hiking in Hong Kong”

Places to Go Around Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a city visited by millions of people a year. It’s famous for it’s beautiful skyline, international reputation, abundance of islands and of course food. I’ve covered a lot of food in Hong Kong in my previous posts that you can find under Hungry in Hong Kong but in the next three postsContinue reading “Places to Go Around Hong Kong”

Guide to Singapore Part 2: EATING

EATING. The main attraction, well for me anyways, in Singapore was the food. Singapore has been KNOWN for its food for a long time. Not only for its abundance and deliciousness but also for its cleanliness of street food. Our goal in Singapore this time around was to eat AS MUCH hawker centre food asContinue reading “Guide to Singapore Part 2: EATING”

Guide to Singapore Part 1: See, Shop, Visit

Singapore. Singapore. Singapore. What more is there to say? A country with a short history, small land mass and clean CLEAN streets. Singapore boosts modernism, an abundance of different types of food and different ethnicities. It’s a true collage of a variety of cultures. But what is there to do in Singapore other than visitingContinue reading “Guide to Singapore Part 1: See, Shop, Visit”

A Guide To Taipei (and places around the city)

Taipei is the capital of Taiwan – it’s filled with cultural discovery, cheap CHEAP food and really friendly people.  The best way to get around in Taipei is to travel by MRT. The MRT is usually close to everything and it’s really REALLY easy to use. It’s also really cheap and convenient. Don’t be afraidContinue reading “A Guide To Taipei (and places around the city)”

Guide to Shida Night Market Taipei Taiwan

Take the MRT to Taipower Building station台電大樓 on the GREEN LINE. Then take exit 4 and then just follow the crowd. This night market isn’t particularly obvious. There’s no sign so you’ll just have to follow the people or ask. It’s inbetween the small roads. Each Night market in Taiwan, has its own selling point.Continue reading “Guide to Shida Night Market Taipei Taiwan”

Guide to Rao He Night Market

Raohe Night Market is one of the most famous night markets after Shilin Night Market. We started with a random place for their stinky tofu. It was alright – not worth eating again. Then we had Skewers from this place which was not bad. Raohe is famous for their pork bone soup in medicine broth.Continue reading “Guide to Rao He Night Market”

Guide to the Gong Guan Area – Taipei

Gong Guan is an area filled with students because it’s near the National Taiwan University. It’s also an area filled with great food. Because the streets of this area are hard to navigate. I can only tell you what there is in this district and if you think it looks good. Feel free to tryContinue reading “Guide to the Gong Guan Area – Taipei”

Guide To Shilin Night Market Taiwan

  Shilin Night market – the biggest night market in Taipei and also the most well-known. Keep in mind, when you travel there by MRT don’t get off at Shilin but get off at the stop BEFORE Shilin which is Jiantan. It’s closer to the night market. 玉子起士馬鈴薯 had a long line so we decidedContinue reading “Guide To Shilin Night Market Taiwan”