America of the east... Hong Kong! August 21st 2008 So after making the easy decision to head straight to Hong Kong from Lijiang we were excited. We had heard in Hong Kong things would be a tad bit more western and people spoke English. We were excited for this- I think we needed some western love after eating noodles and fried rice for so long.
We caught an early morning flight from Lijiang to Kunming and then another flight to Guangzhou. From ... 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