Monday, December 6, 2021

Transportation

Why Metallic Balloons Are Banned in MTR?

If there are items that are explicitly banned in Hong Kong's subway systems, it's not bombs, bladed weapons or prohibited drugs. Instead it makes an effort to notify the public with public broadcast and posters than metallic balloons are...

Understanding Hong Kong’s Bus Numbers

Traveling to another country can be a stressful experience not only because of the language barrier but also because they might have different strategy in organizing their public transportation. In Hong Kong for example, if you are riding a bus,...

MTR Line in 2020?

I stumbled upon this graphic from a Facebook share shows what a future MTR system map might look like in 2020.  That is, of course, when all planned stations and lines are finished on time. Taking cue from the proposed lines,...

Uber vs Taxi: Advantages of Uber Over Hong Kong Cabs

There are plenty of taxicabs in Hong Kong --- 18,138 to be exact -- but it does not mean hailing a cab is a smooth breeze. In a city like Hong Kong where transport options are plenty, taxi remains...

How to Register Imported Car into Hong Kong

Importing a car to your Hong Kong address from abroad is not an easy task. But it’s not a tough one too provided you know where to get it registered and what procedures to follow. You have to keep...

How to Obtain Your Favorite License Plate in Hong Kong

The allocation and sale of vehicle registration in Hong Kong is governed under Regulations 9 -14 of the Road Traffic (Registration and Licensing of Vehicles) Regulations, Cap. 374 Sub. Leg. E. This legislation was passed in the year 1973....

Riding Green and Red Minibuses in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's efficient transport system does not mean on-time performance and extended route network. It's also about the options locals can take to get from one place to another. One local transport option for locals to take are the ubiquitous...

Minibus Speed Limit Monitors

When taking the minibus, I still have that phobia of notifying the driver I am alighting. I had that unforgettable experience when I tried to recite that often-taught phrase baahsi jam, mcoi but apparently I mispronounced it and the driver looked...

Understanding Hong Kong Taxis

Even though it is the most expensive among all public transport options in Hong Kong, taxis are generally affordable compared to other big cities worldwide. Taxis are worthy options in many occasions: traveling with grumpy or sleepy kids, getting late...

13 Bad Habits People Do at the MTR

It's no longer a surprise that Hong Kong not only has an extensive, well-connected transport system, the system is also maintained in tip-top condition for everyone to have a pleasant journey. Now if only passengers respond with the proper attitude...
- Advertisement -

Latest News

44 Shopping Voucher and Incentives For Vaccinated Hong Kong Residents

Unlike the launch of a new iPhone model, going to a vaccination center might take more than just a...
- Advertisement -