Places of Interest: The Botanic Union

The Botanic Union is located in Kau Liu Ha Village, Tai Po. To get there take the 64K KMB Bus from Tai Po Market Station bus terminus or the 25K Green Minibus from Tai Wo Station. Alight at Kau Liu Ha, cross Lam Kam Road to enter the village and turn right down Hang KaiContinue reading “Places of Interest: The Botanic Union”

Sunset Peak on Lantau – A Photo Essay by Oliver

Oliver is a regular hiker and former rock climber who, in his youth spent many months trekking in the Himalayan mountains of Nepal. Here in Hong Kong, he accompanied me on many of my adventures and two of them can be seen here: The Tree on Majestic Slabs and Camping and Climbing at the ShekContinue reading “Sunset Peak on Lantau – A Photo Essay by Oliver”

Places of Interest: The Long Mei Beach

The Long Mei Beach was officially opened to great fanfare on the 23rd of June 2021 by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) as the first man-made beach in the SAR. While the beach at Repulse Bay has a manmade extension that was made for military use during WWII, Long Mei is certainly theContinue reading “Places of Interest: The Long Mei Beach”