Hong Kong part 2 - The Shopping and Lunar New Year January 30th 2009 ...and then the shopping began. There are malls and there are malls. Hong Kong has both of them. We have spent much time in the pinball game of walking the malls and streets with millions of other locals to find suitable clothing for work and for a cooler climate.
Yes we have been watching the weather in our final destination of Jinan China and found the need for some less tropical clothing! Ther ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong 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 were tired, unenthusiastic and basically worn out from the high stress sales positions we both held. Being treated badly by companies where the catchcry is 'It's just business, nothing personal'. Our faith in the system had run dry. We couldn't feel anything anymore, totally drained of emotion. But in the last year we have earned the right to say that we are living, feeling human beings again. And to travel and witness purity and innocence has been most rewarding. Even if these events happened at home we would not have reacted the same. From witnessing baby turtles... full info