Day 6: Oishi!

Helloooooo Tokyo! I’ve finally landed in a place I’ve been wanting to visit my whole life. Since my grandmother was from Sapporo, I’ve always wanted to visit Japan and get a feel for the culture and to see the beautiful land. My flight getting here, however, was the worst of my trip thus far. Ironically, … More Day 6: Oishi!

Day 5: 10,000 Buddhas

Per Gordon’s recommendations, I scrapped my whole day’s itinerary. I wanted the extra hours of sleep so I skipped the Dragon’s Back Trail. The Tian Tan Buddha is apparently really cool, but it’s 3 hours away and is a huge tourist attraction. Gordon recommended 10,000 Buddhas instead, which I had previously read about but decided … More Day 5: 10,000 Buddhas

Day 4: The Peak

My trip to Hong Kong was easy. Two hours doesn’t seem nearly as bad after you’ve survived a fourteen-hour flight. Needless to say, this was another great experience. Food was included in the ticket and the staff were incredibly friendly. Upon arrival, I made it safely through immigrations, found my luggage, and got picked for … More Day 4: The Peak