Taisan Guesthouse (Burlington)
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... since last time I was here. A look at the local real estate agents window, apartments in the area can be purchased for a cool A$20,000,000.
The evening was spent at Ned Kelly's Last Stand, the bar has not changed much at all, but now they have a Jazz/Dixie band that were fantastic.
A great night in Hong Kong with friends, and the realisation that the holiday trek is almost over.
... He was friendly and the place looked nice, more importantly smelled nice, so in we went. Oh, the prices also looked nice. I ordered a giant prawn and shrimp linguine, while Jay had the stuffed chicken breast with basil mashed potatoes, and Dillon had the short ribs. All the dishes were delicious, as was the wine that I had with my dinner. I forget what it was...a crisp, lightly fruity, white wine. The desserts also looked delicious, but we all forwent the dessert ...
... and returned at 5.30pm totally worn out from all the walking.
have just had our cocktail hour in the club lounge only 5 glasses of bubbles tonight as we are going back over to the same place tomorrow and i might need a clear head so i can get the right goodies.
the weather stayed ok until we were walking back to the hotel from thr MTR when it started to rain if it stays like that it will be ...
... may have been a little windswept but some of the shoreline views were quite dramatic. This led us to the intoxicating adventure that is the Temple Street Night Market. There was a short period whilst we hunted for the market that we feared it had packed up and gone home thanks to the rain but actually we were just a bit lost! So glad we did find it, it was definitely a high of the day shopping for bargains and indulging in street food. ...
... cool, but I think it’s really overhyped and underdone. They
could have made it much cooler, however it was just a few lasers pointing here,
a flash of lights there, done. When we were done it was free time yet again.
That night we went to Lang Kwai Fong (LKF for short). It’s a street known for
lively nightlife packed with young adults and expats. It truly is an incredibly
fun place to just let loose and have fun.
The next day ...