Category Archives: Hong Kong

Royal Caribbean Voyager of the Seas: Welcome Aboard

There is no such thing as a “Welcome Aboard Drink” or staff member who will escort passenger to their cabin, not to be expected on a ship this size with only 100 less people than total capacity of 3,114! However,

Royal Caribbean Voyager of the Seas: Hong Kong Embarkation

Voyager of the Seas would embark between 11:00a-3:00p at the new Kai Tak Cruise Terminal located on the former Kai Tak Airport runway and set sail at 5:00p. I remember flying into the old Kai Tak Airport, always an experience as

A Recommended Hong Kong Tourist Bureau Walk in Kowloon

I printed off an interesting walk in Kowloon from the Discover Hong Kong website but the 2014 Democracy Protest put a crimp in exploring this area. The demonstration is now past history and you can walk the entire length. According to

One Fast Day in Hong Kong: Walking Down Nathan Road in Kowloon

If you’ve never been to Shenzhen or Beijing, have an extra day and a China Visa, it is super simple to take a train from the Kowloon side of Hong Kong to Shenzhen. Get off the train, go through Immigration,

Hong Kong Harbor Nightly Laser Show

There is a 14-minute Laser Show in Hong Kong that begins at 8:00p every night. I think the most spectacular sight of buildings and harbor is from the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront (Kowloon) looking across to Hong Kong and most

Review: Luxurious Five-Star InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong

My initial opinion of the Grand Stanford was less than impressive when there was no bellmen to help with very heavy suitcases which happily changed on check-in. As IHG (InterContinental) Platinum members, staff upgraded us to a Junior Suite and