Lighting up the night with Mid Autumn Festival
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Lighting up the night with Mid Autumn Festival

The moon is full and bright in the Hong Kong night sky. Summer heat and humidity might still be dominating the Hong Kong weather but it can’t stop people from celebrating as moon cakes appear everywhere and lanterns bring colour to the night.  Victoria Park is one of the main hubs for Mid Autumn Festival … Continue reading

A good Iced Chocolate is hard to find…
Chocolate / Culture / Eating out / Expat Life / Hong Kong / Living in Hong Kong / Local Food

A good Iced Chocolate is hard to find…

Ask for an iced chocolate in Hong Kong… and you’ll be served something like this. A hot chocolate (normally made mostly of water not milk) with ice cubes or crushed ice thrown in. This particular specimen even has the frothy topping of a hot chocolate with ice cubes bobbing in it. Impressive! No milky chocolatey … Continue reading

Hong Kong Ani-Com-Games Con 2014 … and let there be JETFIRE!
Children / Concerts / Culture / Fun / Hong Kong / Hong Kong Geek Mum / Living in Hong Kong / Recreation / Transformers

Hong Kong Ani-Com-Games Con 2014 … and let there be JETFIRE!

Geek mum that I am I’ve never been brave enough to venture to the annual Ani-Com-Games Convention (Ani-Com as I call it) also known locally as the ACGHK. Crowds snake for hours waiting to get into the event for the opportunity to pick up rare figurines and other uniquely interesting knick-knacks and I’ve always dreaded the … Continue reading