Posted in October 2013

Kadoorie Beach and Chinese BBQ

Kadoorie Beach and Chinese BBQ

While living in Hong Kong we have greatly missed having a backyard.  Without a backyard we have been trying to soak up time at the beach.  The beach is a 15 minute walk from our flat.  Golden beach is the closest beach to us and is quite populated, especially on weekends.  We have found the … Continue reading

Mid-Autumn Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival

Last month we celebrated the ancient Chinese Mid-Autumn festival.  Next to Chinese New Year this is the largest Chinese festival celebrated in Hong Kong.  I learned this year that the Chinese have been celebrating this festival since the Tang dynasty (618-907 AD).  The ancient Chinese people believed that the moon played a large role in … Continue reading