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- Delay certificates on the Hong Kong MTR
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- Driving through the Tsing Ma Bridge lower deck
- Photos from my 2013 trip to Hong Kong
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- Riding the Guia Hill cable car in Macau
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Tag Archives: China
In the course of researching topics for this blog I’ve ended up on many unexpected tangents, and today I’m writing about one of them – missing roads along the Hong Kong – Mainland China border.
As the world’s largest consumer and producer of tobacco, China is a country where smoking is still prevalent and enforcement of smoking bans is almost non existent. You’ll find Chinese people smoking anywhere and everywhere – even sneaking in a 30 second cigarette breaks when travelling by train.
I was still in primary school when the British handed back Hong Kong to China in 1997, but there was one thing that stood out to me – the People’s Liberation Army streaming across the border into Hong Kong.
China is known for fakes – and even entire theme parks are not safe, if the Disneyland-style castle I saw was anything to go by.