The New Territories Cycle Track – a Re-Cap

Introduction As I am nearing my target of completing the New Territories Cycle Track (NTCT) I decided to do a re-cap of my progress to date. A bit of history – When my son, James learned that I had completed routes between Fotan and Tai Po, and Fanling to Tai Po, he pointed out toContinue reading “The New Territories Cycle Track – a Re-Cap”

Sheung Shui to Yuen Long – A Kinabalu Moment

‘A Kinabalu Moment’ – The realisation that you have just accomplished a Herculean task and it occurs to you that, having done so, you will never have to do the bloody thing again – JS Sloan on having ascended Mt. Kinabalu (4,095 m), August, 1979.’ Introduction Accompanied by my lovely wife, Airyn, who was inContinue reading “Sheung Shui to Yuen Long – A Kinabalu Moment”

Tai Mei Tuk and the Family Walk

Introduction Tai Mei Tuk is a great area to get the family out into the countryside. It offers restaurants, cycling, boating, and the short trail known as the Family Walk. Getting to Tai Mei Tuk is easy. Take the 75K KMB bus from Tai Po Market Bus Terminus.  It is quite a long trip lastingContinue reading “Tai Mei Tuk and the Family Walk”