Hong Kong Travel Blog

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Prepaid SIM Card Guide for Visitors

Prepaid SIM cards are prevalent in Hong Kong and other countries throughout Asia. Here is a quick primer on what you need to know when visiting HK, Asia, or any other country utilizing prepaid...

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Solo Traveller Tips Article in SCMP

South China Morning Post on August 21, 2014 has an article written by Marissa Caruthers titled “Roam Alone: tips for the single traveller” I was honored to be interviewed when the article was being written...

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$100 Cathay Pacific fanfares

All of the fanfares by Cathay Pacific are already sold out for the week. The airline did a special fanfare with tickets all priced at $100 HKD for Business and Premium Economy seats. If...

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Cathay Pacific to Boston

Boston gets to welcome a new route from Cathay Pacific between Beantown and Hong Kong. The service beings on May 1, 2015. Cathay Pacific has had great success with expanding flights to the US...

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HK Express Mega Sale

HK Express has a mega sale, with fares starting at only 80 HKD! All of the destinations are good deals, with the ones to Japan and Korea being really good value. Book soon, I’m...

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Cheapest way to HK Airport: Tung Chung MTR and S1 Bus

Updated Aug 10, 2014 – MTR fares updated; this is no longer the cheapest way to HKIA, but still very cheap. Try the “E” Citybus buses for the cheapest method, $21 from HK Island....

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Avis and National Car Free Elite Status

Free status for you rental car users out there. It’s fairly easy, as long as you have a World Elite Mastercard, you just can just sign-up and get status instantly. National appears to offer...

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Fortuna Hotel Dim Sum

Dim sum at the Fortuna Hotel in Foshan 佛山市財神酒店 Not too many of you will ever go around Foshan, Guangdong, China. In case you do though, be sure to stop by the Fortuna Hotel....

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Cheapest Bus to HK Airport, Citybus “E” Buses

The cheapest bus to HK Airport are the “E” buses. You may know that Citybus runs Airport Flyer (“A” Routes) bus services to and from Hong Kong International Airport HKIA. These are certainly convenient, quick,...