Hong Kong : Star Ferry

Jul 5 Sun, 3:46 PM UTC +8 No visit to Hong Kong would be complete had you not taken the Hong Kong Star Ferry that operates between Kowloon and Hong Kong Island. We needed to head to Wan Chai so instead of getting on the MTR, it was time to get on the Ferry. Walk…

Hong Kong : Avenue of Stars

  Jul 5 Sun, 2:53 PM UTC+8 At Tsim Sar Tsui, very much like Hoollywood’s Walk, The Avenue of Stars pays homage to past and present Hong Kong stars. A 20 minutes walk, sees hand prints of Hong Kong stars engraved into the floor. One of the most famous stars of the world, Hong Kong’s…

Hong Kong : Tim Ho Wan, Northpoint

Jul 5 Sun, 9:55 AM UTC +8 Time for some dim sum and the nearest Tim Ho Wan was the branch at Northpoint. Opening at 10am, the best time to start lining up was at 945am. Fair enough, we weren’t the first in line and the line started growing very quickly. The order chit was in…

Singapore : Victor’s Kitchen Dim Sum

It isn’t easy to locate good quality dim sum in Singapore. Edward, my colleague at F5, brought me to Sunshine Plaza to try one of his recommendations. What arrived was one gastronomical delight. Edward took the ordering task and we ordered 7 dishes to try. Let me review them one by one. Appetizer was egg tart.…