Hitting the (Rail)Road October 3rd 2008 Well, we have made it as far as Hong Kong. We arrived on Tuesday evening exhausted from the early morning flight and previous days of getting the house organised for our guests. We had managed only about 4 hours sleep in the previous 48 hours so died when we arrived. We had expected to sleep on the train to Sydney and the plane to HK but our adrenaline levels didn't allow it. We have relaxed more ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong » Kowloon Occupied by the UK in 1841, Hong Kong was formally ceded by China the following year; various adjacent lands were added later in the 19th century. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong... ... read more
We are home from our Round-the World adventure. I still have to finish the blogs for the following sections:
Sept 14 - 25: Boston, USA to Vancouver, Canada by train.
Sept 26 - Oct 21: MV Volandam from Vancouver to Sydney.
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