When people mention about Aberdeen, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Ocean Park? Nam Kee? Jumbo Seafood Kingdom? Or the unique but rarely seen boat noodles? I believe if you asked people who live outside Aberdeen, they may respond with the first few options.
However, if you asked the Aberdeen residents, they will probably reply with, “Aberdeen is all about boat noodles!”
I guess most of you have heard about boat noodles before, but what actually is boat noodles? How is it different from the typical noodles? And where can you actually get them in Aberdeen?
Although boat noodles may not be as common as other Hong Kong representative food, (such as pineapple buns and egg tarts), the history of boat noodles is just as important and unique! Continue Reading
What’s the first thing that comes up to your mind when someone talks about having a staycation in Hong Kong? Most people would probably think of Lamma Island or Cheung Chau first, as these places seem to be more relaxing than the urban area. Yet, spending your weekend in Aberdeen is not a bad idea either! Aberdeen actually has a lot of nice restaurants and places to go as well. Not only that, you can even spend your weekend on the newly launched houseboat!
Aberdeen being one of the most historical harbors of Hong Kong, the cultural atmosphere here is definitely unique. Boat noodles, Sampan, Jumbo Floating Restaurant, and Ap Lei Chau Main Street are all representing the uniqueness of Aberdeen. Continue Reading
With the hectic work life lying ahead, having a short getaway with your beloved ones may seem impossible. However, that doesn’t mean you cannot enjoy the same level of happiness while keeping your passport safe at home. Fortunately, Hong Kong is a place full of amazing staycation deals, which allows you to find the best alternative to a relaxing trip away from the city.
Other than the typical vacation houses and camping cars in Cheung Chau or Lamma Island, Aberdeen, also provides amazing staycation options. Ever since the South Island line is launched, Aberdeen has become an easily accessible place, and more hidden gems of it are discovered. Not only that, Aberdeen is one of the few places in Hong Kong that offers houseboat staycation experience. Their cozy houseboats will definitely refine your definition of staycation.