A Symphony of Lights, Victoria Harbour Light Show, Hong Kong

On our last night in Hong Kong after shopping for pasalubong at Tsim Sha Tsui Night Market, we decided to witness one of Asia’s grandest light show – the Symphony of Lights.

Symphony of Lights / Victoria Harbour Light Show

This spectacular multimedia display, already named the ‘World’s Largest Permanent Light and Sound Show’ by Guinness World Records, has been further expanded to include more than 40 buildings on both sides of Victoria Harbour. The show creates an all-round vision of coloured lights, laser beams and searchlights performing a stunning, unforgettable spectacle synchronised to music and narration that celebrates the energy, spirit and diversity of Hong Kong.

The Symphony of Lights Show & The Clock Tower

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Stunning Views fromThe Victoria Peak, Hong Kong

The Victoria Peak

For an unforgettable nightlight Hong Kong experience, we’ve decided to take a peak into one of Hong Kong’s popular tourist destinations – the stunning views from the Victoria.

Hong Kong Island

The Victoria Peak is located in Central Hong Kong. For you to be able to get to the Peak, you have to ride the Peak tram, one of Hong Kong’s oldest trains. Getting there you just have to remember that the Peak Tram lower terminus is just near St. John’s Cathedral, one of the most known landmarks in Hong Kong.

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Insightful Dialogue In The Dark Experience

Sight is what we see with our eyes, Insight is what we gain without seeing.

Months before our trip to Hong Kong, as I was making the travel itinerary, I’ve come across a new attraction at TripAdvisor.com. As a matter of fact, it’s not just ‘your ordinary’ destination for it is rated as the #1 among all must dos in HK.  This instantly drove me to include it in our itinerary. Immediately I booked tickets for it online (FYI there are only 2 English Tours in a day that’s why advance booking is required, and each tour group has a limit of 8 people, so better hurry up if you have plans!)

So what is this that I’m talking about? No other than the Dialogue in the Dark experience. Continue reading

Nan Lian Garden & Chi Lin Nunnery

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On our last day in Hong Kong, our itinerary included a visit to the scenic, Tang Dynasty-style influenced garden in Diamond Hill, Kowloon.

Picturesquely designed with hills, water features, trees, rocks and wooden structures, the Nan Lian Garden (南蓮園池) is a Chinese Classical Garden with an area of 3.5 hectares. Continue reading

Dream Come True: Jason Mraz Live in Hong Kong

Jason Mraz Hong Kong Tickets

Luck was really with us, for even though the promo tickets that we’ve bought from Cebu Pacific to Hong Kong were booked 3 months in advance, we were surprised to know that the dates we’ve chosen included the date for this one awaited concert – Jason Mraz “TOUR is a four letter word” Concert in hong Kong. Continue reading

Hong Kong Disneyland Adventure

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Disneyland here I come!

Finally a realization of one of my childhood dreams (that I guess almost all of us had). Hong Kong Disneyland has that positively addicting charm that effortlessly draws the young and equally attracts the young-at-hearts! It’s a Nirvana for family bonding, food indulgence and lots of fun!

Disney Entrance

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Ngong Ping 360 Experience: Cable Car, Walking with Buddha, & Po Lin Monastery

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Ngong Ping 360 is destined to be one of Hong Kong’s “must see” attractions. Preserving the natural ecological environment and features of the Ngong Ping area and converging the custom and culture of the Lantau Island, Ngong Ping 360 is sure to refresh your body and enlighten your mind, as soon as you step on the Cable Car.

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Hong Kong 3 Days Budget Tour Itinerary

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After weeks of resting my itchy toes, finally it’s time for adventuroj to journey into another adventure again. This time we’ll be on our way to Hong Kong! Thanks to another piso fare from CebPac, for traveling need not be expensive (as a matter of fact we’ve challenged ourselves to be on a 10K-peso budget for this travel. Let’s see in the end if we’ve met this goal).

So to start our adventure, below is a sample itinerary that I’ve made months prior to our travel. Hopefully this will also be of help to you. Continue reading