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Friday, 5-Mar-2004 00:00 Email | Share | | Bookmark
In Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China

Aunty outside the local store
Trying shoes in Shenzhen, China
 
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People go to Hong Kong for eating and shopping, the people of Hong Kong go to Shenzhen. I got a 2 hour foot massage, brief pedicure, a haircut and shampoo (which actually was a head massage by a sullen-looking girl who lathered my head with one hand, massaged, wringed and not a blob of foam escaped her grip) - all for $15AUD. However, avid shoppers should be militant with their bargaining here. I was almost conned into paying $40AUD for a Burberry copy handbag. Luckily my aunt was more discerning and I paid $15AUD to different vendor.
For anyone heading to Hong Kong, Lantua Island is definitely worth a look. Old and young fishing families still live on stilted houses above water, some are ramshackled-safety hazards made of rusting corrugated steel and used metal. I'm surprised that they're still standing despite HK's typhoon seasons.


Thursday, 4-Mar-2004 00:00 Email | Share | | Bookmark
Hong Kong Airport

 
 
 
26 February 2004
Having an afternoon snack at MacDonalds with Aunty, 4th Uncle and 5th Uncle.
An air hostess took the last photo just before I entered the departure section.


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