1. Sham Shui Po wearing ASOS Bandeau Dress / Mulberry Bayswater Bag / J Crew Sandals
2. Dim Sum Lunch @Tim Ho Wan Restaurant
3. Colourful buildings along the city landscape
4. Moments of prayer @ Wong Tai Sing Temple wearing H&M Dress
5. A peeking perspective of the Aqua Luna @ Blake Pier
6. Waiting to board the Aqua Luna
7. Hiding from the rain @ the Blue House in Wanchai wearing ASOS Bandeau Dress / J Crew Sandals
8. A city best viewed at night
9. The colours of Hong Kong’s food markets wearing ASOS Swing Dress
10. The view of dusk approaching @ The Peak
11. Getting lost in Central Hong Kong wearing Vivienne Tam
12. Finding colour and shimmers of gold late at night
13. Morning light as we check-in to The Renaissance Harbour View Hotel
Sending a few postcards from the bustling city of Hong Kong. To me, this is a city that completely immerses you in a new culture as soon as you land. The buildings, the streets, the signs, the sounds, and even the smells are different. It’s humid, it’s busy, but at the same time the people are calm and always polite. Depending on where you travel in Hong Kong there’s usually no sign of language barriers and once your body adjusts to the climate you instantly start to enjoy everything this city has to offer, specifically the shopping, food and nightlife.
Perhaps our favourite highlight of the trip was visiting Tim Ho Wan – the cheapest Michelin Star Restaurant in the world. A table full of Dim Sum for four people was a mere $25 AUD and the food seemed to never end. My suggestion? Make sure you order the pork buns (I preferred to have 1-2 as a substitute for dessert as they’re quite sweet) and rice paper rolls. Mouth-watering good.
Photographer: Luke Shadbolt