Hong Kong: Hung Shing Festival Set for 21 March 2016

Ho Shing and Pai Fung temples in the village of Ho Sheung Heung in the New Territories of Hong Kong. Photo Credit: Accidental Travel Writer. Temples dedicated to Hung Shing, a historical figure that was deified after his death, are situated throughout Hong Kong and Guangdong province. A festival in his honour is held every year on the 13 day of the 2nd month on … Continue reading Hong Kong: Hung Shing Festival Set for 21 March 2016

China: Park Hyatt Launches Resort on Hainan Island

Hospitality Park Hyatt opens a resort hotel on Hainan Island in Southern China. It is the brand’s first beach resort in the world’s most populous country.   The Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort was designed by Belgian architect Jean-Michel Gathy of the design-consultancy Denniston. Set amid 70,000 square meters, or 753,474 square feet, of beautifully landscaped grounds, the resort has six free-standing buildings, which … Continue reading China: Park Hyatt Launches Resort on Hainan Island

Hong Kong: International Travel Expo Opens at Convention and Exhibition Centre

Hong Kong International Travel Expo opens today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. It will be open to the trade only on the first 2 days. It will be open to the public on 14 and 15 June 2014.

DSC08556International Travel Expo at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wanchai. Photo Credit: Accidental Travel Writer.
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Phuket Challenge: Let the Adventure Begin

I arrived at the hotel well past midnight. I was happy to see a bottle of white wine on ice and a basket a fruit awaiting my arrival. A couple of glasses of wine later, I was off to bed. Oh, what a comfortable room to fall quickly asleep in! As usual when staying at five star resorts, I awoke bright and early the next … Continue reading Phuket Challenge: Let the Adventure Begin