Day 6 in Hong Kong holidays

From Hotel to Tim Ho Wan Hong Kong:

  • Total travel time is about 23 mins.
  • From Hotel walk about 4 mins, 160 m to Jordan Station
  • Take the MTR Tsuen Wan Line  to Central Station
    • Total travel time is about 7 mins (3 stops)

From Central Station Walk about 8 min , 600 m to IFC mall.

Once we arrive at IFC Mall we will proceed to Tim Ho Wan for breakfast:

Shop 12A Hong Kong Station (Podium Level 1 IFC Mall) Central 站 12A 鋪 (IFC 地 庫 一層, Central, Hong Kong Opens daily:  9:00am – 9:00pm

DimDimSum Dim Sum Specialty Store:

  • Walk about 16 min (1.2 km) via Canton Rd
  • Head south
  • Turn right toward Canton Rd
  • Slight left toward Canton Rd
  • Slight right toward Canton Rd
  • Turn left toward Canton Rd
  • Turn right toward Canton Rd
  • Turn left toward Canton Rd
  • Take the stairs
  • Turn right onto Canton Rd
  • Slight right at Wui Cheung Rd
  • Turn left toward 偉晴街
  • Take the stairs
  • Turn right onto 偉晴街
  • Turn left onto Man Wui St
  • Turn left to stay on Man Wui St
  • Destination will be 20 m away on the right.

Must-try:Steamed beef balls, chee cheong fun, Piggy Liu Sha Bao  (HK$21/SG$3), or salted egg custard buns/molten custard bun, siew mai.

That’s all the activities we had for the day. Be back again for the last day in Hong Kong’s vacation. If you had experience in Hong Kong, please do share your comments below. We love to hear them and do have a great day ahead.

Day 5 visiting Hong Kong

Today we will explore the Mong Kok District after breakfast for bargain shopping and eating.

From Hotel to Kam Wah Cafe (金華冰廳/华冰厅) we will take the Tsuen Wan Line from Jordan Station.

  • Total travel time is about 17 mins.
  • Walk bout 4 mins, 160 m to Jordan Station
  • Take the Tsuen Wan LineTsuen Wan to Mong Kok Station
  • Travel time is about 4 mins (2 stops)
  • From Mong Kok Station Walk about 5 mins, 400 m to destination.
  • Take exit Mong Kok Station Exit D2
  • Head north on Sai Yeung Choi St S toward Argyle St
  • Turn right onto Mong Kok Rd
  • Turn left toward Bute St
  • Turn right onto Bute St

To Order:

  • Famous Traditional Egg Tart
  • Butter Polo Bun (Pineapple Bun 菠蘿包)
  • French toast

Note:  There is a minimum order of one beverage per customer. Morning is also the best time to get their most fresh and piping-hot Polo Bun.

After filling our tummies, it’s time for some exercise.  We will visit the Goldfish Market – A free Seaworld and Aquarium in the street! 

From Kam Wah Cafe (金華冰廳/华冰厅) to the Goldfish Market:

  • Walk about 1 min (31 m) via Bute St to Goldfish Market/Tung Choi St
  • Head east on Bute St toward Goldfish Market/Tung Choi St

Turn left onto Goldfish Market/Tung Choi St

Next, we will visit Fa Yuen Street Market for some shopping.

  • Walk about 1 min (130 m) from Goldfish Market via Bute St and Fa Yuen St
  • Head south on Goldfish Market/Tung Choi St toward Bute St
  • Turn left onto Bute St
  • Turn right onto Fa Yuen St
  • Destination will be on the left.

We will have a light lunch of congee at Sea View Congee (海景粥店)

From Fa Yuen Street Market to Sea View Congee (海景粥店):

  • Walk about 4 mins (350 m) via Fa Yuen St
  • Head south on Fa Yuen St
  • Turn left toward Fa Yuen St
  • Take the stairs
  • Turn right toward Fa Yuen St
  • Turn left onto Fa Yuen St
  • Take the stairs
  • Turn left onto Argyle St

After replenishing our energy, it’s time for shoe shopping at Sneaker Street.

From Sea View Congee (海景粥店) to Sneaker Street:

  • Walk about 3 mins (240 m) via Argyle St and Fa Yuen St
  • Head east on Argyle St toward Sai Yee St
  • Make a U-turn at Sai Yee St
  • Turn left onto Fa Yuen St

We will stop for a rest and tea break at Joyful Dessert House, Michelin Star Street Food 2016 To order:  Mango Napoleon

After a much needed break to rest our weary legs, we will continue with our exploration to the famous Ladies Market for some bargain shopping.

We will continue our foray into bargain hunting at Argyle Centre 旺角中心.

We will continue with more bargain hunting shopping at:

A:  Hong Kong Industrial Centre 香港工業中心

B:  Cheung Sha Wan Wholesale Plaza 長沙灣廣場

  • Total travel time is about 12 mins via Tsuen Wan Line from Mong Kok Station

A:  FromArgyle Centre 旺角 中心to Hong Kong Industrial Centre 香港工業中心:

  • Walk about about 2 mins, 120 m to Mong Kok Station
  • Take the Tsuen Wan LineTsuen Wan line to Lai Chi Kok Station
  • Travel time is about 7 mins (4 stops)
  • From Lai Chi Kok Station walk about 2 mins, 120 m to destination.
  • Take exit Lai Chi Kok Station Exit B2
  • Head west on Cheung Sha Wan Rd toward Tung Chau W St

From Cheung Sha Wan Wholesale Plaza 長沙灣廣to Hong Kong Industrial Centre 香港工業中心:

  • Total travel time is about 3 mins (260 m) via Cheung Sha Wan
  • Walk heading east on Cheung Sha Wan Rd toward Tai Nan W St
  • Turn left onto Tai Nan W St
  • Turn left onto Cheung Sha Wan Rd
  • Destination will be on the right, 180 m

After all the shopping, it is time to head back to the hotel for a good rest and re charge for another day of exciting activities.

Day 4 in Hong Kong holidays

Breakfast will be at Star Café for their signature tomato beef noodles.

From Hotel to the Star Café:

  • Walk about 5 min (450 m) via Nathan Rd and Kimberley Rd
  • Head south on Nathan Rd toward Hillwood Rd
  • Turn left onto Kimberley Rd
  • Turn right onto Carnarvon Rd

Destination will be 46m away on the right.

To order:

  • Beef Macaroni in Tomato Soup (蕃茄牛肉通粉)

Instant Noodles with Luncheon Meat in Tomato Soup (蕃茄餐肉出前一丁麵)

After breakfast, we shall visit the Hong Kong Science Museum District.  Free entry on Wednesdays.  Opens at 10.00 AM.

From Star Café to the Hong Kong Science Museum District:

  • Walk about 9 min (650 m) via Granville Rd
  • Head south on Carnarvon Rd toward Kimberley St
  • Turn left onto Granville Rd
  • Turn left onto Science Museum Rd

Destination will be 23 m away on the left.

It is time to reward ourselves to a Michelin-Starred Street Eats at Fat Boy.

From Rise Shopping Arcade to Fat Boy:

  • Walk about 1 min (140 m) via Hau Fook St
  • Head south on Granville Circuit
  • Turn right toward Hau Fook St
  • Turn left toward Hau Fook St
  • Turn right onto Hau Fook St

Destination will be 48 m away on the left.

After our little treat, it is time for lunch at Sun Kee Cheese Noodles.

From Fat Boy to Sun Kee Cheese Noodles:

  • Walk about 3 min (230 m) via Carnarvon Rd
  • Head west on Hau Fook St toward Carnarvon Rd
  • Turn right onto Carnarvon Rd
  • Turn left onto Kimberley Rd

Destination will be 30 m away on the left.

It is time to reward ourselves to yet another Michelin-Starred Street Eats at Mammy Pancake.  Famous for the original pancake.

From Sun Kee Cheese Noodles to Mammy Pancake:

  • Walk about 4 min (350 m) via Carnarvon Rd
  • Head east on Kimberley Rd toward Carnarvon Rd
  • Turn right onto Carnarvon Rd
  • Turn right to stay on Carnarvon Rd
    • Destination will be 58 m away on the right.

We will have ice cream at yet another Michelin-Starred Street Eats at Owl’s Choux.Gelato.Coffee

From Mammy Pancake to Owl’s Choux.Gelato.Coffee:

  • Walk about 1 min (170 m) via Hanoi Rd
  • Head northeast on Carnarvon Rd toward Hanoi Rd
  • Turn right onto Hanoi Rd
  • Turn left onto Mody Rd
    • Destination will be 3 m away on the right.

After all the eating it is time to work off the calories by taking a stroll to the Garden of Stars.

From Owl’s Choux.Gelato.Coffee to Garden of Stars:

  • Walk about 5 min (450 m) via Chatham Rd S
  • Head east on Mody Rd toward Chatham Rd S
  • Turn right onto Chatham Rd S
  • Turn left onto Salisbury Rd

That ended our day’s activities which was pretty much of fun and entertaining. We will talk more about the next day affair. If you had been to Hong Kong and wish to share, please kindly write your comments and we will be happy to read it. Thank you and do have a great day ahead.