Tag: china

Hong Kong Fish Balls at Home
If you’re a regular viewer of these pages you may have come across a post about how to get the best fish balls in Hong Kong. Well, no worries if you missed it because here is an actual recipe for that popular street snack - and it’s incredibly easy. Now...
Fish Balls, Hong Kong
Top of the street food itinerary for our trip to Hong Kong was these bad boys - fish balls. Ever since I tuned into a programme where British due Si King and Dave Myers aka The Hairy Bikers were touring Asia, these have yet to leave my mind. As...

Mong Kok Market

Mong Kok Market, Hong Kong
Mong Kok Market Canton Road, Mong Kok From the window of our hotel room up in the clouds at The Cordis in Mong Kok we could identify two rows of bright umbrellas each sheltering the stalls of a busy market. One afternoon curiosity got the better of us and we marched...
Cordis Hotel, Hong Kong
Cordis Hotel, Hong Kong 555 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok Mong Kok station is like a maze. Every turn seems to point to an exit that leads onto three more exits to choose from. None of them unfortunately pointed directly to Cordis Hotel just across the street from the main Langham Place...
Big Buddha, Hong Kong
Somewhere in a remote area of Hong Kong sits a huge monument overlooking the forests and clouds while tourists and pilgrims flock to its feet. This is the Tian Tan Buddha or otherwise known as ‘Big’ Buddha, a sculpture of the Buddha Shakyamuni which was completed back in 1993...