We’re taking it waaaay back today to my Hong Kong trip at the end of last year. Roaming the streets of Causeway Bay in my new “Engrish” sweater and synthetic pink wig that I would give anything to be my real hair. Sigh… New posts coming soon, was dealing with some work & internet issues. Ah life! [Read more…]
Hong Kong is a fascinating city to explore. Although bordering China, colonisation by Britain throughout most of the 20th century has lead to an intriguing mix of Eastern and Western culture. The high number of expats and tourists that the city hosts, results in a seemingly infinite amount of attractions; it’s very difficult to be bored in this urban jungle!
Here are ten of my favourite things that I would recommend to first-time visitors.
Ah the English countryside! The inspiration behind countless books, poems, songs, Mr Darcy and Downton Abbey. I’m busy having some solo Summer adventures in London at the moment (well they call it Summer but I’m not 100% convinced of that yet) but I kicked off my UK trip with a few days in the Lake District with my family, and lived to tell the tale. I thought I’d share some of my snaps of the pastoral life and I’ll also be posting a country-style recipe I cooked up in our little Airbnb cottage kitchen soon.