Xinhai Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Shenzhen
I put all my sadness in a shoe box and tucked the box under the spare
wheel of my cab without thinking that every time that punctured a tire
and had to change it, my sadness would come to light. The shoe box in
question belonged to a yacht that I never wear, so I decided to make
room for sadness and also got the shoes in the same box. Then I looked
up the ticket and went to the store to return them. Sadness is ...
It was a culture shock going back to Asia after getting used to the UK! People, buildings and flashing lights everywhere!! This is one of the richest places and also most densely populated places on earth, 7 million people in total which is almost 7,000 people per square kilometre! (Australia is 3 & UK is 260)
It's all built upwards with almost 8000 high rise ...
... families living here.
The relaxed pace of life here is complemented by its colourful, cultural diversity. This is most evident in the business going on along the main street, which is lined with shops selling handicrafts from Southeast Asia as well as a mixture of Eastern and Western eateries.
An island I could definitely see myself living in.
... point and overlooks hong kong island and the harbour area. Spectacular views with loads of nice eateries to spend a bit of time.
At 5foot 10.5inch I was officially the 3rd largest man in Hong Kong
Anyway thats Hong Kong
The next stop we flew to Manila, bought our bus tickets and had to spend 6hrs in a mall (Type mall of asia into google) to pass the time until the bus came. Maybe i'm being a little melodramatic but that is the worst 6 hours of ...
... mistake ever! Knowing there was two bathrooms - one with an actual toilet and one with a hole in the ground I made a B line for what I would assume to be the nicest bathroom. Sadly this was occupied but the hostel owner kindly guided me to the second, through the kitchen…So there I was, stark bollock naked, the only thing separating me and the person cooking in the kitchen was a shower curtain, shower water running down the loo in the floor, could this get any ...