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Cathay Pacific Fanfares (Jul 26)

This week’s Cathay Pacific fanfares offer two great deals to Japan, with Hiroshima tickets (Aug 21-Sept 22) costing HK$2110 and Nagoya tickets (Aug 2-5 ) costing HK$2721. Meanwhile, for further destination, New York (Aug 6-7) at HK$4594 and Dubai (Aug 1-8 ) at HK$2665 both seems to be great choices....

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HK Express Monday (Jul 25) – $78 Mega Sale!!

Hong Kong Express Monday gives us a brand-new HK$78 Megasale discount for all routes! One-way tickets for all routes for travels between August 28 and July 13, 2017 are just going to cost HK$78 before tax! This discount is not available for peak seasons like summer and Christmas holidays, but it never hurts to try...

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Applying for a China mainland visa in USA

If you are looking to applying for the China visa in Hong Kong, refer to this post. Note you do not need a visa to visit HK or Macau if you are a US passport holder. As a US Citizen, I am now able to get a 10...

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Joining a Junk Trip

One of the joys of summer in Hong Kong is joining a trip on a junk boat. The traditional junks were wooden sail-powered vessels but the term is now applied to many types of boats, so most junk trips are actually on motor cruisers. Junk trips often occupy...

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Cathay Pacific Fanfares (Jul 19)

Again, this week’s Cathay Pacific fanfares surprise us with some nice deals to close-by destinations and some rather catching discounts for the long-haul flights too. We have some nice deals to Japan and Korea. Tickets to Fukuoka (Sept 10-23 ) cost as low as HKD 2882 and those to Nagoya (Jul...

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Getting a Visa on Arrival in Shenzhen

Update July 19, 2016: There is no official list of countries that are eligible, only a list of ones that are definitely not allowed to get VOA. You can check comments below and see if others from your country have been successful. Visa Requirement For those who need...

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HK Express Monday Sales (Jul 18) – Book more, Save more

For this week’s Hong  Kong Express Monday, we have the “Book more, Save more” sale. For travels between Aug 28 and Jul 13, 2017, ticket for one will get a 10% off discount, tickets for two will get 20% off, tickets for three will get 30% off and for four and...

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Lai Yuen Amazement Park Super Summer 2016 Starts Tomorrow!

Disneyland and Ocean Park are among the tourist-favourites of Hong Kong attraction sites. But before these two amusement park even exist, Lai Yuen Amusement Park was the go-to place for dates, fun and excitement. Despite its closure in 1997, the beloved park returned temporarily last year in the...

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Cathay Pacific Fanfares (Jul 12)

Since the discount period is spreading into the summer peak season and the year-end period, we are not having too much expectation for this week’s Cathay Pacific fanfares‘ flight discounts. But we were wrong. For close-by destinations, Okinawa (Sept 18-Oct 1) at HK$2587 and Tokyo (Jul 14-21) at HK$2916 are both quite appealing. For...