Kau Keng Shan

As Craig and Finbar had explored quite a few tourist attractions in the centre of Hong Kong, we thought we’d do something a little different, closer to home.

So close, in fact, that it was behind our apartment.

If you’ve seen our previous posts where we’ve walked up Kau Keng Shan (here & here), we’ve referred to it as a mountain. However Wikipedia disappointingly informed us that it is in fact, just a hill.

A 507m hill though.

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We passed a few colorful shrines and beautiful religious ornaments on the way.

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Since we were aiming to reach the helipad at the top, we took a different route to usual and Finbar took some awesome photos of our journey, which he very kindly let us share 😀

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As you may be able to tell from the photos, Finbar was usually a few steps ahead 😉

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This is one of my favourite photos from our hike!

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#NoFear

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Can you spot me?!

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Topless Ryan…

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WHAT A TREAT! 😉

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After somewhere between 3-4 hours, we finally made it to the helipad!

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The only logical thing to do is handstands and kung-fu moves, right?!

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Craig was born for this moment…

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…but maybe not so much this one!

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After taking way too many stupid photos, we decided to make our way back down before it started to get dark.

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By the time that we’d returned to civilisation, the sky was pitch black and my legs were rather wobbly.

We ordered a takeaway feast from one of our favourite Thai restaurants and it tasted even better after all that exercise!

(We were so hungry that half the food had been devoured before I even thought to take a snap for the ol’ memory bank…)

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Hope everyone’s having a wonderful weekend!

xxx

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