10 Unique things to do in Las Vegas

When thinking about things to do in Vegas, we’re sure things like: gambling, seeing strippers, and going to pool parties, clubs and stage shows, all come to mind. While doing these things are certainly fun, we also like to seek out things that are a bit more unique. Here we share 10 unique things to…

5 wildlife experiences in Hong Kong

While it may be known as a concrete jungle to most, there is a surprising amount of wildlife in Hong Kong. Here are our top 5 wildlife experiences in Hong Kong: 1. Cows & Water Buffalo Feral cows and water buffalo roam around Ngong Ping Lantau island near the Tian Tan Buddha (aka the Big…

5 unique things to do in Hong Kong

Whether you are visiting Hong Kong as a stop over, or even if you have lived there for years – be sure to try these 5 unique things in Hong Kong. 1. Party on transport Partying in a bar is so old school. The main partying in Hong Kong occurs on boats and trams! Junk…

Tips for visiting Hong Kong on a budget

Known for it’s expensive real estate, designer shopping and fine dining, Hong Kong is one of the most expensive places in the world to stay. But don’t let that scare you away! Throughout the 3 years we have lived here, we have discovered a number of cost saving tips so that you can enjoy Hong Kong…

6 Tips for Hong Kong dining etiquette

In last week’s blog we shared this dining tip – to get service in a restaurant in Hong Kong, you need to raise your hand. Our readers found this especially useful, so this week we decided to share six other tips on Hong Kong dining etiquette. 1. Do not eat until your host does While…

5 Hong Kong “Quirks” you should know before you visit!

Are you visiting Hong Kong for the first time and need some tips? We have lived in Hong Kong for the last three years and have come across a number of quirks that we think are important for a first time traveller to Hong Kong to be aware of: 1. Put your hand up to…

Top 6 things to do at Changi Airport Singapore

Changi Airport in Singapore is consistently voted as the number one airport in the world, and it is not hard to see why. Not only is the airport huge, it has some of the most advanced technology (i.e. the automated immigration/boarding in T4) and it is also the airport with the most things to do….

5 most Insta worthy spots in Taiwan

Taiwan is one of the most interesting places we have been. From the beautiful coastline to quirky themed cafes, there are so many insta worthy spots in Taiwan. Here are our top 5: 1. Taroko National Park Taroko National Park is the pride and joy of Taiwanese people and we can definitely see why! It…

Climb, Swim & Slide – River Tracing in Taiwan

Does sliding down waterslides, jumping off platforms and doing back somersaults into the water all sound like fun to you? You would be mistaken to think we were at the latest and greatest water park. But guess what? We did all of these activities and more River Tracing in Taiwan! What is River tracing? River…

Biking in Taipei

Have you already been to the typical tourist attractions in Taipei, and want to do something off the beaten track? Experience life like a local! Get a bike and spend the afternoon biking in Taipei along the Keelung river. Where can I hire a bike? The best place to hire a bike is from YouBike….