Asia Archive

Travel Contests: September 14, 2016 – Kyoto, France, California & more

Check out these travel contests that are closing soon. Prizes you can win include trips to Paris, France; the South of France; Iceland; India; China; Jordan; San Francisco, California; Kyoto, Japan; the Dominican Republic; Louisville, Kentucky; New York City; Santa Fe, New Mexico; Turks & Caicos; Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Napa Valley, California; Long Beach, […]

The best craft beer in Hong Kong

Just like any major world city these days, you can find some decent craft beer in Hong Kong. While the quality doesn’t rival that of Japan just yet, there are a handful of breweries making good beer, along with some nice beer bars to drink them in. Prices aren’t cheap, but Hong Kong can be […]

Grand City Hotel Hong Kong review

For most of my stay in Hong Kong, I stayed at a hotel called the Grand City Hotel. Located just a couple of blocks from the Sai Ying Pun subway station, it’s a convenient hotel, especially for the price. When I first went to the hotel, I came out the wrong subway exit and ended […]

A day trip to Macau from Hong Kong

Although there are plenty of things to do in Hong Kong, there’s an entirely different experience to be had in Macau, which is just an hour or so away by ferry. A day trip to Macau from Hong Kong is a unique experience if you’re looking to go somewhere different. A day trip to Macau […]