A Gastronomic Interlude - Hong Kong February 26th 2008 Arriving in Hong Kong from Israel, we proceeded to get ripped off by a taxi driver on the way to the hotel - so much for being seasoned world travelers!! Our few days in Hong Kong was essentially a rest stop before we headed off to our next major destination, the Kingdom of Nepal.
Although it was a brief stop, we were able to get Janice's new Hong Kong ID card, hang out with Kevin (my brother i ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong » Hong Kong Island » Wan Chai 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
After almost five years of being happily married, relocating to a different country and many years of continuous work and study, we (the World-Wide Wanderers, Daniel & Janice West) have decided to take some time and go see those parts of the world that we either haven't been to or haven't spent nearly enough time in!!
I look forward to "reporting" our adventures to you over the coming months as we travel South and Central America; South, West and East Africa; the Middle East and Holy Land; India and Nepal; South East Asia; Australia; and Eastern and Central Europe... full info