You will need this card

If you plan on staying in Hong Kong for at least a few days, then it may be worth it buying an Octopus Card – a value stored smart card – for riding train, bus, ferry, tram and for payments in supermarkets convenience stores and food chains. Most of the Hong Kong residents have such… Continue reading You will need this card

Upgraded trains between Hong Kong and Shanghai or Beijing

Starting early this month, the direct train service between Hong Kong and Shanghai/Beijing will use more modern trains. It is said the deluxe soft sleeper room has been upgraded to be like a mobile hotel, equipped with bathroom, TV with LCD high-definition monitor, sofa and wardrobe, not to mention its own air condition. The Hong Kong… Continue reading Upgraded trains between Hong Kong and Shanghai or Beijing