Monthly Archives: October 2013

Tung Lung Chau

Located at the Eastern entrance to Victoria Harbour, this rugged little island used to be a strategic asset. The remains of a Qing dynasty fort can be found here. It is nowadays mostly known for its rugged coastline. Main features here include near vertical cliffs, popular with rock climbers, and a blow hole. At the […]

Hok Tau and Sha Lo Tung

A relaxed hike on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. Hong Kong’s hiking is of course known for its mountains. That doesn’t mean all hikes are steep up and down, this one is about as flat as it goes. Beautiful terrain and really easy walking. We started off in Fanling, taking the minibus to Hok Tau reservoir. […]