Round The World Trip

By Yifat & Andrey Shirben

4 Seasons at the Milford Track

Yes, we did the Milford track. And yes, you bet we have tons of pictures to share with you.
Some of the people we’ve met before have defined it as a “walk in a park”… Well, I must say it was a pretty long and very wet park…

Of course, as you know me – it will take me a while to summarize a 4 day and almost 65 km (detailed distance calculations will obviously follow) track, so hope that I’ll be able to convey at least partly the excitement of it. Some tips are at the end as well. Continue Reading…

Posted 7 years, 6 months ago at 8:24 AM. 1 comment

A Lost Passport in Hong Kong

Well, this is something some of you may already heard of, but genius me (Yifat) – I had managed to lose my passport in Hong Kong…

The thing is that it is one thing to lose it (maybe it was even got stolen) but another thing is to discover this while you are at the airport, at the check-in counter, 2 hours before the flight… Not a pleasant experience, believe me. Continue Reading…

Posted 7 years, 9 months ago at 6:27 PM. 1 comment

Macau Do’s and Don’t

Yesterday, we took a one day trip to Macau, Asia’s gambling capital to check out from a close distance what’s all the excitement about this island and whether it’s worth it. The day went a bit awkward for us, so I’ll try to describe it more or less objectively, but keep this fact in mind when reading the post …

Macau is actually like another country (a Special Administrative Region of China, if to be precise) with all the border control procedures, passport control on both sides in both ways etc., so after passing all the formalities, we’d boarded the TurboJet ferry and after about an hour of sailing we’d reached the main Macau Ferry Terminal (where we had to pass the passport control). Continue Reading…

Posted 7 years, 9 months ago at 5:50 PM. 1 comment