The Peak – stands tall amidst Hong Kong’s skyscrapers

The Peak as locals call it or more formally called Victoria Peak is a mountain located in Hong Kong, along the western side of Hong Kong Island. Victoria Peak is also called Mount Austin. Victoria Peak stands at a height of 552 meters or 1, 810 feet. Victoria Peak is the tallest mountain on Hong…

Repulse Bay – A wonderful vacation spot

Repulse Bay is situated in the Southern District of Hong Kong, which is an area towards the south of the Hong Kong Island. There are basically two schools of thought as to how this bay area became named Repulse Bay. One version states that in 1841, this bay area was used by pirates as a…

Secret Buddha Garden- one amazing creation

The tourist magnet Koh Samui in Thailand is an island belonging to Surat Thani province and surrounded by sixty other islands out of which some are popular tourist destinations. This circular shaped island contains an almost deserted mountain jungle, Khao Pom. The island’s capital Nathon is a major port for inter-island transportation and fishing. There…

Blood and Gore await you at the London Dungeons

London is a city with a rich history. The London Dungeons is an interactive and amusing method devised to teach and enlighten visitors as to the gruesome and gory side of London’s history spanning over 2000 years. Situated near Tooley Street, the London Dungeons are a popular tourist destination. The site functions as a tour,…

Hong Kong Colonial Style

The most ancient colonial fashioned structure still to survive in Hong Kong is the Flagstaff House. The building for along time was the residence of the Commander of the British Armed forced in Hong Kong, during Hong Kong’s colonial era. Formerly Flagstaff House was called Headquarter House before 1932. The exact person to whom the…