Travelling from China to Hong Kong: the differences between the two

Posted by on Oct 17, 2016 in Hong Kong | 9 Comments
Travelling from China to Hong Kong: the differences between the two

Woah, Hong Kong. It’s a great city, but it’s a strange culture shock after spending a lot of time in mainland China. Hong Kong was a British territory until very recently, so obviously has a lot of British influence still, which intertwines with a more traditional Chinese culture. I’ll be honest: I liked Hong Kong, […]

Hong Kong Accommodation: Are hostels in Chungking Mansions safe?

Posted by on Oct 4, 2016 in Asia, Hong Kong | 11 Comments
Hong Kong Accommodation: Are hostels in Chungking Mansions safe?

I’m travelling on a budget. And Hong Kong was expensive. I knew it would be costlier than China, and I’d set aside money for that. But I really wasn’t expecting it to be as dear as it was. Honestly, I think it may be the most expensive place that I’ve been to. Or at least […]