---ASIA, South Korea, TRAVELS

Jeju, South Korea

Summer is over! (For the kiddies) That means cheap flights are back on the market. This time we found some cheap weekend getaway flight for ($1000hkd) to Jeju for the first weekend of September. Jeju is nicknames (by the Koreans) as the “Hawaii of Korea”, so we will see about that. After taking to red […]

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---ASIA, China, Rock Climbing, TRAVELS

Climbing in Shigu, Yunnan (石鼓鎮)

After our hike from Tiger Leaping Gorge, we drove straight to Shigu, which is a new-ish climbing area about 1 hour away from Lijiang Town or 2 hours from the Gorge, and about 1-2 hours from Liming. Shigu is very neat and quaint, with a lot of limestone within it’s immediate vicinity. As this area […]

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Tiger Leaping Gorge, Yunnan

4 years ago, M and I attempted to hike Tiger Leaping Gorge but unfortunately that did not happen due to heavy rain and landslides blocking the road. Finally this time my plans aligned and I found some friends willing to join me on a 4 day trip to Yunnan. (Alas, M could not). Arriving in […]

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---ASIA, Kiteboarding, Philippines, TRAVELS

Boracay, Philippines Again!

After last trip to Boracay where I proceeded to be sick for 3 days from the dirty waters of Bulabog Beach, I told myself I wouldn’t go back for awhile. Of course, once I got better I forgot about that promise and found cheap flights back to Boracay via Iloilo. The week before we were […]

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---ASIA, Kiteboarding, TRAVELS, Vietnam

Mui Ne & Phan Rang, Vietnam

Another 4 day holiday due to Chinese New Year. We book a trip to go kitesurfing in Mui Ne, Vietnam. Mui Ne is a resort town around 3 hours from Ho Chi Minh famous for its winds and kitesurfing. Of course, the day we arrive there is no wind in the forecast. So after a […]

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