Tag Archives: Hong Kong

The Hong Kong MTR

I first went to Hong Kong in 2008, and was really pleasantly surprised by the MTR. It was quick, cheap, reliable and convenient, and I really enjoyed the experience. In 2010 I returned to Hong Kong and once again used … Continue reading

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The Cenotaph on Central. Hong Kong

This cenotaph stands on a square in what is known as Central (Hong Kong Island) and was photographed in March 2008. I visited the SAI WAN War Cemetery in 2010 where many of those involved in the Battle for Hong … Continue reading

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The Star Ferry Page (2)

Continuing with the Star Ferry Page   The vessels are double ended with a wheelhouse on either end and a central engine room with an open lower deck (cheaper) and an enclosed upper (more expensive).   The debate is out … Continue reading

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The Star Ferry Page (1)

Star Ferries at Kowloon and Central Hong Kong No trip to Hong Kong would be complete without a trip on the Star Ferries. These familiar cream and green ferries have been ploughing the waters of Hong Kong for over 110 … Continue reading

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