Friday, June 4, 2010

Hong Kong Day 1

The day started out like any first day of traveling. Lack of sleep, waiting in long ticket queues, terminal fees here and there, not to mention the flights that suck the energy out of you. That pretty much describes my voyage to Hong Kong today. I'm here in the Marco Polo where I'm booked. My mom is asleep, doubly tired of the day's events. She's wearing a funny looking set of pajamas.

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This is Hong Kong's ginormous airport. It's so huge we had to catch a train going to the baggage claim area. LOL

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Our room in the Marco Polo Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui. The beds are tiny.

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Camwhoring while my mom checked out our bathroom.

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For dinner, we ate at the Silvercord mall, which is very near our hotel. Their food court, located in the basement, had a dozen of establishments to choose from. We picked Mi-ne Sushi where we enjoyed their sushi carousel. Mi-ne is a do-it-yourself (DIY) restaurant. I'll review them in my food blog.

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One of the things I made sure of is to taste HK's milk tea! In the middle of the food court they sold all sorts of drinks, including Black Tea with Milk and Tapioca (HK$12). It is the strongest milk tea I've tasted but I loved it! I told my tea addict friend Aileen that I'm having it for breakfast tomorrow. :)


Long day tomorrow. Gotta sleep!

9 comments:

  1. Make sure to enjoy more today with your mom! Happy Birthday again :D

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  2. happy birthday koya! grabe ang payat mo na! sayang di ako nakasama HK T_____T huhuhuhuuh...

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  3. koya, anong marco polo yan? Yung main na marco polo hotel? O__O

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  4. yeheeyyy! nagba-blog ka na uli, drew! keep us posted with your HK escapades and TAKE CARE of mam bebs! happy birthday uli!

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  5. @Mica: Thanks... enjoyed my trip with Mam Bebs :)

    @Jehz: Dami kong nakain sa HK, mataba na ako ulit :)

    @Orman: Yeah I need to blog more often hehe.. I'll post some more HK stuff soon.

    @Gwing: Milk tea is reserved only for people with impeccable taste :P

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  7. waahh..milk tea, i love it so much

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