Saturday, 6 August 2011

Stop!

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Stop, in the name of vacation. This is Nevin in Beijing. I should show you the street shots I can manage to take in the coming few days.

Thursday, 4 August 2011

I Saw It

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There is nothing to see on Lamma today except for this Lotus flower. That's the reason to be on Lamma.

Wednesday, 3 August 2011

Herb Garden On Lamma

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Lamma boasts the earliest herb garden in Hong Kong.  Called Herboland, the garden is actually a herb farm ran by two once young men who quitted their jobs to start the place on their own. Now the garden sits across a sizable piece of land adjacent to the Hung Shing Ye Beach, comprising a hut, a garden and a farmland.

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The garden grows herbs to sell to customers including local restaurants. If you fancy going there for a cup of tea, just drop in and pay for it.  If you wish to take guided visit to the farmland, you'll need to organise a group of at least ten people. For details, you may drop them a line here.

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

Resting by the Sea

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The most known beach on Lamma is Hung Sing Ye.  However, there is Sham Wan which is much less visited.  It is a breeding site for sea turtles.  Otherwise, find a quite place by the beach and take a nap.  Lamma is a good place to stay away from busyness.

Monday, 1 August 2011

Lamma Island

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Lamma Island is the biggest "offshore" island of Hong Kong. It is quite unlike, say, Cheung Chau Island in that Lamma has a larger population of expats. However, in recent years, more Mainland tourists rent accommodation on Lamma. 

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Having a trip to Lamma is not about how much one can do, but how little.  It is a place to relax the body and mind. If you are interested to know more about the place, here you go.

Sunday, 31 July 2011

That's Style

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Smoking in style.

This is Sunday.  Do something in style to please yourself.