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Hong Kong Massive

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Flying to meet my sister in Hong Kong … along with some very special other people. Should be EXCELLENT The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Flying home for Christmas

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I am now waiting for my check in gate to open since I am 3 hours early for the flight. Very organised. Typically, I left packing until the last moment and therefore only had a few hours of sleep. This was delayed somewhat by wrapping […]

Hong Kong 2.0

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My second visit to HK in 3 weeks (what a jet – setter I am) was for business this time. I was over visiting some audio companies and cool human interface sensing technologies. That was okay, but I also went to two trade shows, specialising […]

Jackie Chan!

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Life demonstrated perfect harmony on the final evening, with Jackie Chan’s instant classic New Police Story at Kowloon’s Golden Harvest cinema. Obviously, the plot mattered little but the main thing is that it was set in all the tourist sites we had seen over the […]

Canton Express

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We made sure that on Monday we experienced downtown mid-week. The travelling sums it up, the world’s longest escalator (800m) takes us up the mountain – totally cool! Then a walk down and we take the trams back and forth since they were so cheap […]

Hong Kong & Lamma Island

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I had saved seeing Hong Kong Island on the first day so I could do it with Ele together. We also met up with Olivier and Jean-Marie – two of Eleanor’s distributors from CSR. Although the three new arrivals were severely jet-lagged (I had no […]

Lantau Island

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Ele was set to land in the morning of Saturday. However, big delays at Heathrow meant that she had to fly via Bangkok (thus one upping me in the number of Asian countries she has visited!) and instead landed in the evening, about 9 hours […]

Rumble in Hong Kong

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I finally take a holiday! After 4 months of no days off, at the end of a project, and looking forward to meeting my sister, it was ideal timing to take a long weekend in Hong Kong. Only one and a half hours away by […]