FC: Hong Kong | 2010
2: 27 April 2010 | Travelling | byAir | a | Waiting to board
4: On the airplane | off to Hong Kong
5: It's always a joy sitting by the window, looking out at the runway... Taking our minds off other things and preparing for a memorable trip :)
7: Goodbye Singapore
8: The View in the Air
9: Welcome to Hong Kong
10: Exiting the plane | Onto the Travelator
11: Train comes in every 2 mins. | Into a train to the immigration.
12: good eats | We bought spices from a man who is world famous. When we got home we cooked with it for our host family to taste.
13: During our time in Switzerland, we got to experience living at home and running errands, thanks to our host mom.
14: on top of | the world | seeing the city from above
15: Took us over 20 tries to get this photo, but we finally got it!
18: We enjoyed our trip amidst the rain, fog and cold windy days. We did a lot of walking and travelled long distances with our heavy backpacks... and loved it.
20: There was more than one occasion where we had to be resourceful and live on the streets because we missed a train or couldnt find a hostel.
21: brian | kristina | megan | jon
23: Backpacking took us to many beautiful verdant places. Our granola bars kept u alive during long walks.
24: Gepetto's Shop
25: There were many street artists who were very talented. Too bad our backpacks had no space for artwork.
26: being silly
27: ...and sometimes bad.
29: Eating gelato, meeting strangers, living in hostels, walking along coastlines, sleeping on trains, going to festivals, eating authentic foods, learning transportation systems, buying groceries; It was all a great experience, despite the rainy days, getting lost, and taking trains in wrong directions. Immersing in different cultures taught us a lot and opened our eyes to a little bit more of the world around us.