The recently-opened Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) provides an alternative way to travel between Hong Kong, Shenzhen and other mainland Chinese cities from the West Kowloon station in Hong Kong, connected to Austin and Kowloon stations on the West and East Rail Lines of the Hong Kong MTR. West Kowloon station connects Hong Kong to … Continue reading Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL): Hong Kong West Kowloon to Futian by MTR Vibrant Express
Scoot TR975 is the last flight of the day from Hong Kong to Singapore, departing at 9.50pm - which means it's technically considered as a red-eye flight since the flight will arrive in Singapore the next morning (+1) despite being a short 4-hour flight. However, I booked my ticket partially on fares, but also because … Continue reading Flight Review – Scoot TR975: Hong Kong to Singapore by Airbus A319-100
The MTR South Island Line is the newest line on the MTR network, which opened on 28 December 2016. The South Island Line connects the central business district of Hong Kong and interchange to other lines from Admiralty station, to the southern part of Hong Kong Island, which is the first kind of rail transport in the area. … Continue reading MTR South Island Line: Admiralty to South Horizons and back by Train
The Guangzhou–Kowloon Through Train is a cross-border intercity service jointly operated by the MTR Corporation of Hong Kong and the Guangzhou Railway Group of Mainland China. Services are formed of both company's trains, with the Ktt operating on the line with three pairs of trains daily with a single train set. Trains operate between Guangzhou East (Guangzhoudong) and … Continue reading MTR Intercity Through Train Ktt Z823: Guangzhou East to Hung Hom by Premium Class/VIP Class
Having completed checking-in at Hong Kong station on the MTR Airport Express Line, it was a simple affair at Hong Kong International Airport to head for our Cathay Pacific flight back to Singapore. CX711 offers a near-perfect flight timing from Hong Kong, departing at 4.10pm and arriving in Singapore at 8.05pm. And what better way … Continue reading Cathay Pacific CX711: Hong Kong to Singapore by Airbus A350-900
The MTR Airport Express Line is the primary rail link between the city of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong International Airport located on Chek Lap Kok Island. It is a premium service on the MTR network with a separate, higher fare structure, but also offers more spacious and comfortable trains and stations. The journey from Hong … Continue reading MTR Airport Express Line: Hong Kong City to Hong Kong International Airport by Train
Hong Kong Disneyland is a magical kingdom located on Lantau Island in Hong Kong. It is the first Disneyland which incorporates the local culture into the park and its surroundings, and also has the first metro line in the world designed to serve a Disney theme park - the MTR Disneyland Resort Line. Operationally, the MTR Disneyland Resort … Continue reading MTR Disneyland Resort Line: Sunny Bay to the Magical World of Hong Kong Disneyland by Train
The Peak Tram is a funicular railway in Hong Kong which plies between Garden Road in Admiralty to, as the name suggests, The Peak. With queues of up to 2 hours during the evening peak hours and throughout the weekends, it is arguably the most popular funicular in Asia to ride on as a destination in … Continue reading Klook’s Peak Tram Fast-Track Combo (Peak Tram Roundtrip + Sky Pass) – What Happens If You’re Late?
With the early morning arrival of my Cathay Pacific overnight flight from Singapore, I had an actual full first day in Hong Kong and there wasn't much of a rush to the city to start my day. Well, even if I wanted too, the MTR Airport Express hadn't even started yet. We got out of … Continue reading Hong Kong Airport to East Tsim Sha Tsui by Train: CHEAPEST 4 Day Pass for Unlimited MTR Travel including Airport Express for only HK$200 + HK$3.50!
Cathay Pacific is the flag carrier of Hong Kong and a major player on the heavily-utilized Singapore - Hong Kong route with up to 8 return flights daily. It also operates the only overnight flight between the two cities which while is too short to have a proper sleep on it, it offers the most … Continue reading Cathay Pacific CX714: Singapore to Hong Kong by Boeing 777-300 (73Z) New Regional