Transformers 30th Anniversary Expo – Macau
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Transformers 30th Anniversary Expo – Macau

Several toy and anime franchises are celebrating anniversaries this year, including Transformers. As part of the 30th anniversary along with a number of limited edition figures, the Venetian in Macau is hosting an Expo to highlight Transformers evolution from the original 1984 (Generation 1) characters through to the current Transformers: Age of Extinction characters and … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Wetland Park
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Hong Kong Wetland Park

People back in Oz often tell me they could never live in Hong Kong because it has nowhere to explore, no natural environments to escape to. I kind of hope through this blog I am changing that impression as I show that even this small densely populated metropolis does indeed have a natural environment worth … Continue reading

Hanging around with Batman at Times Square Hong Kong
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Hanging around with Batman at Times Square Hong Kong

I’m a DC girl. Always have been, always will be. While Superman is my Number 1, not far behind is the man in black himself – BATMAN! He’s turning 75 this year and to celebrate a small free display has been erected in Times Square in Causeway Bay. The exhibition showcases a couple of the … Continue reading

Fireworks @ Hong Kong Disneyland
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Fireworks @ Hong Kong Disneyland

Disneyland does fireworks like no other. Hong Kong Disneyland is no exception. With fantastic music and inspiration to borrow from their animated movies the evening firework display “Disney in the Stars” is well worth hanging around for. Even after over 5 years of visits to Disneyland and sitting through the fireworks show countless times, my … Continue reading

Transformers – NOT just for Boys …
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Transformers – NOT just for Boys …

As my children have become more and more interested in Transformers I started looking at information online in an effort to keep up with the questions and merchandise for them. I was somewhat shocked to find Hasbro itself advertising Transformers as “Toys for Boys” on its website. (Interestingly, since the media attention surrounding a boy … Continue reading

Let’s go ride a Bike …
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Let’s go ride a Bike …

In what was once one of the seediest places on planet Earth. Yep – you heard me right! I’m talking about the Kowloon Walled City again. Believe it or not there is a pretty awesome bike track right next to the old gates of the Walled city ideal for kids. As I’ve mentioned previously, Kowloon … Continue reading