Jan 13, 2019• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Transportation in Hong Kong

Outlying Island Some Outlying Islands are the highlights for tourists such as Tung Ping Chau (Eastern Plain Island), Po Toi Island (Nori Island), Mui Wo (Silvermine Bay) and Cheung Chau (Long...

Jan 4, 2019• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Digging out the background of Hong Kong

A useful website came to my mind a while ago is Hong Kong Memory. A very useful website for people want to know more about Hong Kong (Herb Island) this is their official website. I think this...

Dec 21, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Translation on Name of Places in Hong Kong

I have the following translation of places in Hong Kong. My methodology is to chase back the history of places to deduct the translations. Hope it helps! Kowloon / Nine Dragon · Cheung Sha Wan...

Dec 11, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

How to reach The Yuen Yuen Institute & Western Monastery

The Yuen Yuen Instutute and Western Monastery are standing on the foothill area of Lo Wai Tsuen (Old Walled Village). The location of Lo Wai Tsuen (Old Walled Village) is the mountain area above...

Dec 3, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Tai Han Fire Dragon Dance (Big Nullah Fire Dragon Dance)

In old days of Hong Kong, the villagers in a Hakka village called Tai Hang in the proximity of Causeway Bay lived a good life. Suddenly, a serpent invaded the village and performed its evil deeds....

Nov 26, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Octopus Card in Hong Kong

Octopus Card is everywhere in Hong Kong. Literally, every single local can tell you what it is and it may sound familiar to some tourists. Let me tell you a bit story about this little card and...

Nov 20, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Protecting Our Interest When Taking a Taxi In Hong Kong

You may feel somehow being taken advantage by some taxi service in Hong Kong when traveling. Overcharging and refusal to pick up are common problems appearing in Hong Kong. For example, you ride...

Nov 15, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Local Taste in Hong Kong (tea restaurant)

When you want to taste real local food in Hong Kong, a place is extremely well known among locals and I highly recommend this place to you! Hope you can grab a seat there because the chances are Lan...

Nov 14, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

The Hong Kong Housing Authority Exhibition Centre

You may reach Exhibition Centre of Hong Kong Housing Authority by taking KMB Bus No. 7 (Lok Fu direction) and land off Bus Stop (Metropark Hotel Kowloon, Waterloo Road). When heading back to Tsim Sha...

Nov 13, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Hong Kong annual Museum Pass

An annual Museum Pass issued by Leisure and Cultural Services Department of the local government in Hong Kong could be a money saving stuff for travelers, expatriates and exchange students. It was...

Nov 12, 2018• by Bigaltravelcompanion

Visiting Tsz Wan Shan (Temple Hill) in Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tsz Wan Shan (Temple Hill) is a district in Hong Kong located at the foothill of a mountain called Tsz Wan Shan (Temple Hill). There are two spots that may interest you. The first spot is Fat Jong...

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