Saturday, June 8, 2013

Hong Kong: Snapshots

Spiral HK
Hong Kong was vibrant, culturally diverse, and very easy to get around on foot and by public transit.  It was a pleasant surprise, and a good change, after Singapore.  Some snapshots, and brief notes:
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Tea at the Peninsula:
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We particularly enjoyed this sign, which was in front of some floor construction in a shopping mall:
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The Kowloon side of Hong Kong, above, and the view from our room, below:
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Nan Lian Garden
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We’d gotten directions that included “when you see the building that looks like pandas are hugging it, turn right.” 
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Incense coils at Man Mo Temple:
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Taking the Star Ferry back across to Hong Kong Island, at night:
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