Hong Kong – The Cantonese Expedition V

Wan Chai The first thought that comes to mind when you arrive at the Wanchai district in Hong Kong is “Amusement park”. The thought Amusement park will run through your mind because of the staggering number of neon lights that brace the front of most of the bars and clubs in this district. If you …

Hong Kong – The Cantonese Expedition IV

SOHO The South of Hollywood (SOHO) area in the “central district” of Hong Kong is another entertainment hub. SOHO is a little different from our previously partytrailed districts like Lan Kwai Fong in that SOHO is a residential and entertainment hybrid. In SOHO, most of the bars, lounges, and restaurants are on the lower floors …

Hong Kong – The Cantonese Expedition III

Lan Kwai Fong – Wyndham Street One street over from D’aguilar Street in an elevated position is Lan Kwai Fong’s other happening strip, Wyndham street. This street when compared to D’Aguilar street takes on the “sibling” analogy we used previously in our “Austin-Jewel of the South” series. While D’Aguilar Street, in Lan Kwai Fong is …

Hong Kong – Lan Kwai Fong – D’Aguilar Street

Lan Kwai Fong – D’Aguilar Street Every intensely productive city we have ever traveled to has an entertainment strip where it’s citizens can go to have a blow some steam off and have a good time. Austin, if you remember had “6th street”, Kuala Lumpur has “Bukit Bintang”, London has Mayfair or Shoreditch depending on …

Hong Kong – About

Hong Kong……… Hong kong or H.K., as the locals call it, is the Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China. H.K. is geographically located on China’s southern coast, it is also bordered by the South China sea and the Pearl River Delta. Hong Kong was an English colony from 1841 till 1997 when …

Austin – Jewel of the South (VII)

Epilogue It is yet again time to say good bye to another city.Austin will always hold a special place in our hearts, the food trucks, live music, home grown businesses, 6th street and everything else that made this city interesting has left an indelible mark on our consciousness. Austin is a city definitely on the …

Austin – Jewel of the South (VI)

Floating the Guadalupe River It was a bright Sunday morning, we were out at breakfast with some friends when the topic of what we were going to do with our day came up. We were at a loss of what to do since we had spent the past two days partyting our way through downtown …

Austin Nightlife | The Other Streets.

When Austin nightlife is mentioned in “travel circles” the first thing that comes to mind is that you are probably headed to “Sixth street” at some point during your travels. Sixth street deserves its notoriety (especially east sixth) but there are hidden gems scattered throughout the downtown district of Austin and to get a wholesome …

Austin-Jewel of the South (III)

W 6th Street Austin TX In the previous post, we detailed partytraiing East 6th st during our travels to Austin,Texas. It was good fun, but we are now moving westward onto the more posh and glamorous part of 6th Street. To get to W 6th Street Austin TX you simply head west across Brazos street, …

Austin – Jewel of the South (II)

East 6th Street Austin Traveling to and then partying on East 6th street Austin, Texas, is tantamount to meeting a set of twins that have extremely different personalities. If one were to walk from one end of 6th street to its other end, you would be utterly convinced that you are crisscrossing between two entirely …