Lan Kwai Fong is that part of HK where loads of expats dress up, meet up and drink it up at all hours, every day of the week.
Not a bad day to sleep until 11, stay indoors, not go to work. (What work?)
Remember Matt? He organized this expat junk trip I went on yesterday:
Friday was my last day that couldn’t come soon enough. To commemorate, Chip and I made this video of this weird conversation we have sometimes.
I swear, it’s every time I wear this shirt.
Jessica introduced me to this store and I love it! Lianca is a local Hong Kong business ( www.liancacentral.com ) that makes great-quality leather items at really good prices.
The should-be-15-minute walk back to the hotel from Life Cafe took about a year, because someone kept stopping to take pictures. And without telling me!
Dan and I went to Life Cafe in SoHo, right in the middle of the mid-levels escalator.
Dan’s a friend from high school and a bassist for Cirque du Soleil. He dropped by Hong Kong for a 1-day visit between Taiwan and Greece. Here’s our interview about him being internationally nomadic for 3 years.
In preparation for my (temporary? permanent?) relocation to Singapore, I asked Chip a few questions about the place. As we know, she lived there from age 6–19. Here’s her full interview on Singapore and how it differs from Hong Kong.
It’s almost 11pm and the kid next door has been throwing a tantrum for about 3 hours now.
Tai Mo Shan is no fancy, Hawaii-style volcano. Actually, Chip’s mom has lived nearly her whole life at Tai Mo Shan and never knew it was volcanic in the least.
Like I’ve said before, we take reader requests seriously at ohiasia. So when one of you suggested:
Took these on my way home from Classified.
Hollywood Road is the “Ho” of SoHo here in Hong Kong, lined with Western-style restaurants like F.A.B., Press Room and Classified.
While I’m sorting out all my videos (plural), pics and whatnot from the past few days, you can see the pic I took waiting for the ever-slow elevator at work tonight.
Went to this Japanese place for lunch Friday
Met Jessica today for her hair appointment and took some pics on the way to and from.
They ordered some cakes for Leon’s going-away. Here’s some coworkers you may not have seen: