After our atrocious Shrekfast experience we ended up (at the suggestion of the Shrekfest MC) at Paradise Garden, inside the Holiday Inn, part of the Sands Casino Complex on Cotai Strip in Macau. We arrived at the garden in an attempt to get a photo of Mitchell with a Madagascar penguin. If we had known this … Continue reading
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Shrekfest – What a Troll!
Over in Macau there are so many different things for the kids to enjoy. Hong Kong has Disneyland and the Disney characters. The Sands group of hotels (Holiday Inn, Sheraton, Conrad) on Cotai Strip in Macau has the Dreamworks characters. We thought the best way to see the characters was by taking our kids to a … Continue reading
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
Day 2 of 2009… a trip abroad…
Another wonderful day, not to be wasted, we decided to go ‘overseas’ for the day. There’s a novelty you just don’t get in Australia or New Zealand. We headed down to the ferry terminal here on Hong Kong Island, and within 70 minutes we were queuing up in Macau to go through customs. It actually … Continue reading