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Author: Andrea

Macau and Rough Seas

Was it the weather? Did I take the wrong sightseeing route? Macau left me perplexed. Did I really not enjoy it or were there other factors that killed what should have been a great trip to the Las Vegas of Asia? But whatever it was, it was a disappointing day in Macau. The ferry from Hong Kong to Macau is easy and fast. The ferry, one hour each way departing from 2 different ferry ports in Hong Kong, were clean and simple to board. But the ride over on my day in Macau was treacherous. Tropical Storm Yutu was not Read More

A Sleepy First Day in Hong Kong

Hello from Hong Kong! After a fairly pleasant 15.5 hour Cathay Pacific plane journey from Washington, DC non-stop to Hong Kong, I arrived extremely sleepy but ready to explore this amazing city and eat all the pork buns. But first, I arrived at 5am and had to navigate my way from the airport to the city with most customer service/tourism helpers not yet at their desk. Most of my flight was with me in the confusion but eventually made it to the Airport Express train into Kowloon. It is easy once you figure it out! Empty 5:30am trains: Then I Read More