Hong Kong 29 June - 1st July (Day 66, 67 and 68) July 1st 2009 Coming from the jungle in Borneo, the transition couldn't be greater!
We were suddenly in a city, a big and crowed city and we loved it.
One could say that it is the perfect city with a mix of British efficiency and oriental dynamism.
When you see “look right” written on the street you are crossing or “please mind the gap” when you exit the metro carriage you might think that looks familia ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong » Hong Kong Island 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 a couple, Benoit and Robson who decided to tour the world for 1 year. This blog was to keep contact with family and friends.
Our trip started in April 2009 and we came back home in April 2010. From London we headed east with Istanbul as our first stop. Six months later, in October 2009 we ended up in Brazil where we stayed till April 2010. We mainly stayed in the state of Santa Catarina where Robson's family lives. We however mangaged to travel quite a bit as well, to the North, the Amazon, Curitiba, Rioa Grande do Sul and ... we went to Rio and participated i... full info