Day 2 in Hong Kong

It was ironic and well fitting that just as my first time overseas was to visit the Pearl of Africa (Uganda), my first stop in Asia was to the Pearl of the Orient. Hong Kong certainly did not disappoint! We had an amazing first day in Hong Kong, exploring Lantau Island and seeing the Symphony of Lights show. Day two Read More …

First Day in Hong Kong

Arrival Day We arrived to Hong Kong International around 4 in the afternoon, fresh off a 13+ hour direct flight from Vancouver, B.C. We were pleased immediately with how smoothly everything operated, from the airport to the Mass Transit Railway (MTR). We were able to easily navigate to our hotel in the Tsim Sha Tsui area of Kowloon; just 2 Read More …

3 Nights in Hong Kong {VIDEO POST}

We decided to buy a GoPro before the trip started to help us better document all our travels and adventures (including taking it under water for snorkeling!). This is the highlights of our travels from Seattle International to Vancouver, B.C. where we had a 24 hour stopover. And after a 13 hour direction flight on Air Canada we made it Read More …

2 Weeks in Asia Itinerary

Trip planning is honestly one of my favorite things! I could research destinations and flights all day long with a smile on my face. I enjoy the challenge of finding the cheapest tickets and the best route. I can be indecisive because there are so many places I want to visit, it’s hard to narrow it down! But alas, with Read More …

Tickets Booked! We are going to…

We are going to Asia!!! We have already booked round trip tickets from Seattle to Hong Kong, for a steal of $450 per person, using one of our travel resources listed here. We are now in the stages of planning where to go after Hong Kong. Honestly, Hong Kong has never been on Jake or my travel radar, and when Read More …