anil madhavapeddy // anil.recoil.org

  Friday 9 September, 2005

At the morning dim-sim, these shrimp didnt look too happy (I wonder why!)

05:19, 09/09/2005
At the morning dim-sim, these shrimp didnt look too happy (I wonder why!)
[food / hongkong]

But the tropical fish were pretty blase about their imminent cooking experience

05:19, 09/09/2005
But the tropical fish were pretty blase about their imminent cooking experience
[food / hongkong]

We visit a Buddist temple

06:22, 09/09/2005
We visit a Buddist temple
[hongkong / temple]

Inside, it is very similar to a Hindu temple

06:23, 09/09/2005
Inside, it is very similar to a Hindu temple
[hongkong / temple]

A collection of effigies, very nicely carved

06:24, 09/09/2005
A collection of effigies, very nicely carved
[hongkong / temple]

These circular wooden things in the roof are incense tubes, constantly burning

06:26, 09/09/2005
These circular wooden things in the roof are incense tubes, constantly burning
[hongkong / temple]

And another source of the very strong smelling incense

06:27, 09/09/2005
And another source of the very strong smelling incense
[hongkong / temple]

A new building (left) beside a really old one (right)... the moisture really wrecks the outside fast

06:40, 09/09/2005
A new building (left) beside a really old one (right)... the moisture really wrecks the outside fast
[hongkong]

Traffic does get hectic in the narrow streets

06:40, 09/09/2005
Traffic does get hectic in the narrow streets
[hongkong]

But the MTR subway is really superbly organised and automated

06:50, 09/09/2005
But the MTR subway is really superbly organised and automated
[hongkong]

The posh Peninsula hotel, in classic colonial style

07:09, 09/09/2005
The posh Peninsula hotel, in classic colonial style
[hongkong]

It made me giggle, ok?

07:56, 09/09/2005
It made me giggle, ok?
[hongkong]

Colin, wazzzzup!

10:06, 09/09/2005
Colin, wazzzzup!
[food / hongkong]

We cook our own meal!

10:24, 09/09/2005
We cook our own meal!
[cooking / food / hongkong]

Hong Kong is land of the exotic desserts

11:17, 09/09/2005
Hong Kong is land of the exotic desserts
[food / hongkong]

The famous (I'm informed) 5 flags

11:45, 09/09/2005
The famous (I'm informed) 5 flags
[hongkong]

As we wander around, we notice a random crowd gathered

11:50, 09/09/2005
As we wander around, we notice a random crowd gathered
[hongkong]

Are they looking at this?

11:51, 09/09/2005
Are they looking at this?
[hongkong]

No! Right below it is a random dance troup performing to 50 cent rapping from a hifi (almost as wierd as Japan)

11:54, 09/09/2005
No! Right below it is a random dance troup performing to 50 cent rapping from a hifi (almost as wierd as Japan)
[hongkong]

A very popular affair indeed...

11:55, 09/09/2005
A very popular affair indeed...
[hongkong]

We decide to check out the IMAX show

12:04, 09/09/2005
We decide to check out the IMAX show
[hongkong]

With only one small hitch ...

12:10, 09/09/2005
With only one small hitch ...
[hongkong]

I love buildings!  Cant you tell?

13:26, 09/09/2005
I love buildings! Cant you tell?
[hongkong]

A wierd submarine themed restaurant in a mall

13:57, 09/09/2005
A wierd submarine themed restaurant in a mall
[hongkong]

Arrr me hearties, I do believe its another ship theme

16:13, 09/09/2005
Arrr me hearties, I do believe its another ship theme
[hongkong]