Daily Archives: April 3, 2008

Hung Hom Train Station, Kowloon, Hong Kong


Here at Starbucks in Kowloon´s Hung Hom train station I am getting a good wireless signal but not sure if it is Starbucks or not. Things here seem to be named in complicated ways with some overlap.  This is the … Continue reading

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Victoria Peak Tram


IMG_0132 Originally uploaded by JoeDuck The tram up Victoria Peak in Hong Kong is a 100+ year old tourist attraction for good reason – a fun ride to potentially great views though the mist kept us from seeing much of … Continue reading

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Central Hong Kong


Central Hong Kong Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Mist is burying the skyscrapers but still some great Hong Kong views. Yesterday we visited the Monastery and *huge* Buddah on Lantau Island. Headed over to the sleepy fishing village of Tai-O which … Continue reading

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Table Tennis in Kowloon, China


We stumbled into a sport center near the Temple Street market, where I was informed that the sport is not called pingpongcho – the word I have carefully practiced saying, rather…Table Tennis ! Originally uploaded by JoeDuck

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