AWA members share stories published in past AWAre magazine issues about travels in and around Hong Kong and Asia. Help other members benefit about where you've been and what you know and submit your story for publication. Enjoy!

Hong Kong's Tram Through the Decades

For most of us in Hong Kong, the tram provides an efficient, cost-friendly and interesting way to commute on Hong Kong Island.…

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Walking in Japan

As vegetarians, Japan has always been intimidating as a travel destination for us. We had been to Tokyo with our 1-year old…

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Kyoto Summer

We visited Kyoto in July when the weather was hot and humid. Kyoto is a study of past and present. Around the very modern…

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A Walking Tour of Kennedy Town

Kennedy Town is located at the western end of Hong Kong Island with Victoria Harbor to the north and Mount Davis to the south.…

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Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Gardens

Take a non-Chinese businessman and philanthropist with an interest in agriculture, add a growing population of displaced…

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Beauty and Seoul

I am in the middle of Myeongdong, Seoul and I'm having a beauty crisis. Almost every other store sells makeup and skincare.

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Let the Train Take the Strain

The High Speed Rail (HSR) link in China is expanding rapidly and is worth considering as an alternative to flying.

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Explore Wanchai

Wanchai has recently undergone an urban renewal and revitalisation of its local architecture. Restaurants offering a variety…

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