There are plenty of bookstores in Hong Kong, but there is one in particular that I like which sells all sorts of books, new and second hand: flow books store. I go just to browse and to see if there is something that might interest me, and also when I need a Lonely Planet guide. … Continued
living in hk
So this post is a subjective one. I have very fair skin and burn very easily. Living in South East Asia I must be a lot more careful in the sun than in some other regions so here are some tips that can be useful for anyone. These tips and advice have been gathered through … Continued
Tip #4 For the ladies, have a nice pair of plastic ballerinas on hand. Flip flops can put dirt and muck on the back of your legs, ballerinas will not.
Tip #3 When you go shopping in HK you can end up touching a lot of things and after a few hours your hands get dusty and “icky”. Keeping a hand sanitiser or wet wipes with you solves that problem.
Tip #2 The heat is coming and Hong Kong can get really hot and stuffy. I always carry a hand fan with me, a real solace sometimes!
Tip #1 Here comes the heat and with it humidity, and nobody is spared …. Switch on your dehumidifier (the big ones you plug in) if it is not already on. If you haven’t got one, buy one right away as this will make your home much more livable when you get back in the … Continued