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Sunday, July 28, 2013

Hello Kitty in 1960s Hong Kong

Event: Hello Kitty under Lion Rock Hill 走過獅子山下@朗豪坊
Dates: July 2013
Location: Level 4, Langham Place, Mong Kok 朗豪坊商場 
Address: Langham Place, 8 Argyle Street, Mongkok, Kowloon

This is the 300th post of SimpleDreamer.com! 

We have special news for you all. Hello Kitty is back to Hong Kong, again! Mong Kok shopping complex Langham Place brought yet another set of Hello Kitty displays to Hong Kong. For some unexplainable reasons, ladies in Hong Kong are rather keen in seeing this white fluffy cat who has a huge head with no mouth. There is quite a significant number of Kitty fans in Hong Kong!

HELLO KITTY 走過獅子山下@朗豪坊 - Hello Kitty at Langham Place, Mong Kok

The theme for the 2011 display was Hello Kitty Back to London. In this current 2013 display, organizers took things to another level. They built a mini-version of Hong Kong in the 1960s to showcase Hello Kitty under the theme "Hello Kitty under Lion Rock Hill" (Official Name: HELLO KITTY 走過獅子山下@朗豪坊).

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Hotel Guide: L'hotel Causeway Bay Harbour View Hong Kong

Hotel: L'hotel Causeway Bay Harbour View Hong Kong 如心銅鑼灣海景酒店
Address: 18-24 King's Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Telephone: (852) 3553 2898

Wish to explore one of Hong Kong's famous shopping district, Causeway Bay? The L'hotel Causeway Bay Harbour View Hong Kong offers both busy and quiet sides in one location! It is an ideal place to stay if the purpose of your Hong Kong trip is to shop and relax on the Hong Kong Island!

The L'hotel Causeway Bay Harbour View Hong Kong at Tin Hau

Welcome to Hong Kong Travel Blog Hotel Guide! Our hotel guide share facts and photos of great hotels. We go beyond the hotel rooms, we use a FLAG approach to present hotels by their Features, Location, Attractions and Gossips. Together with the main stream review and critics, we'd hope you can build a 360 degrees perspective of your desired hotel. Feel free to utilize our hotel guide before you make your hotel reservations!

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Monsters University at Time Square Causeway Bay

There's a Little Monster in all of us! 

Monsters University promotion at Time Square Causeway Bay

Michael "Mike" Wazowski, James P."Sulley" Sullivan and their fellow Monsters University classmates are now scaring at Time Square in Causeway Bay! The atrium of Hong Kong Time Square shopping mall has been turned into the dorm room and lecture theater of Monsters University.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

TABOO Free Taxi Ride at Central

It's HOT! The seductive show TABOO had a Red Hot Parade today at Central of Hong Kong. While the actual show is held in City of Dreams at Macau (a nearby city), the organizers choose to create some noise in Hong Kong's top business district, with sexy models and free taxi rides.

TABOO Free Taxi Ride at Central, Hong Kong

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Hotel Guide: Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel

Hotel: Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel 香港迪士尼樂園酒店
Address: Hong Kong Disneyland, Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel, Lantau, Hong Kong
Telephone: (852) 3510 6000

The Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel needs little introduction. It is a hotel in Hong Kong that offers the Disney dream and magic! It is an ideal hotel for Disney fans who came all the way to Hong Kong to visit the Hong Kong Disneyland. Super Disney fans may have to choose between Disney's Hollywood Hotel and Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel as there two hotels inside Hong Kong Disneyland Resort.

Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel, Hong Kong Disneyland, Lantau, Hong Kong

Welcome to Hong Kong Travel Blog Hotel Guide! Our hotel guide share facts and photos of great hotels. We go beyond the hotel rooms, we use a FLAG approach to present hotels by their Features, Location, Attractions and Gossips. Together with the main stream review and critics, we'd hope you can build a 360 degrees perspective of your desired hotel. Feel free to utilize our hotel guide before you make your hotel reservations!

Saturday, July 6, 2013

Hotel Guide: Novotel Citygate Hong Kong

Hotel: Novotel Citygate Hong Kong 諾富特東薈城酒店
Address: 51 Man Tung Road, Tung Chung, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
Telephone: (852) 3602 8888

Is your stay in Hong Kong relatively short and you wish to make every moment counts? The Novotel Citygate Hong Kong may be a smart choice. It is relatively closed to the airport yet it offers convenience and unique shopping experiences! It's name Citygate is quite appropriate as it is the outermost 'shopping gate' of Hong Kong if you travel from the airport!

Novotel Citygate Hong Kong @ Tung Chung, Lantau Island

Welcome to Hong Kong Travel Blog Hotel Guide! Our hotel guide share facts and photos of great hotels. We go beyond the hotel rooms, we use a FLAG approach to present hotels by their Features, Location, Attractions and Gossips. Together with the main stream review and critics, we'd hope you can build a 360 degrees perspective of your desired hotel. Feel free to utilize our hotel guide before you make your hotel reservations!

Friday, July 5, 2013

Hotel Guide: Hong Kong Skycity Marriott Hotel

Hotel: Hong Kong Skycity Marriott Hotel 香港天際萬豪酒店
Address: 1 Sky City Road East, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong
Telephone: (852) 3969 1888

Every airport has one or two hotels near by. The Hong Kong Skycity Marriott Hotel is one of Hong Kong's airport hotel! (The other one is Regal Airport Hotel.) It is an ideal place to stay if the purpose of your Hong Kong trip is to attend conferences and exhibitions at AsiaWorld-Expo!

Hong Kong Skycity Marriott Hotel

Welcome to Hong Kong Travel Blog Hotel Guide! Our hotel guide share facts and photos of great hotels. We go beyond the hotel rooms, we use a FLAG approach to present hotels by their Features, Location, Attractions and Gossips. Together with the main stream review and critics, we'd hope you can build a 360 degrees perspective of your desired hotel. Feel free to utilize our hotel guide before you make your hotel reservations!

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Despicable Me 2 at Tsing Yi

The movie Despicable Me 2 is released today in Hong Kong. Yes, on 4 July, Independence Day. Since plenty of animations and cartoons will be released this summer, every movie seek opportunities to promote itself. Despicable Me 2 is working with Maritime Square at Tsing Yi to create awareness and to attract foot traffic to the shopping mall.

Despicable Me 2 at Maritime Square, Tsing Yi, Hong Kong

From inflated jump bed to cute life-sized figures, the atrium of Maritime Square is filled with many, many, many Gru's Minions‎! They are everywhere! In fact, thanks to the movie Despicable Me 2, Martime Square shopping mall is now in a sea of yellow, Gru's Minions' yellow!

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Citygate Outlet at Tung Chung

Hong Kong is a shopper's paradise. There are many shopping malls in Hong Kong. The world is flat and so is Hong Kong. Nowaday, shops in most shopping malls are the same. You can find the same names, the same retail chains, the same brands, the same layout and the same products in every malls in Hong Kong. It is not easy to find one that is unique.

Inside Citygate Outlet at Tung Chung on Lantau Island

The Citygate Outlet at Tung Chung on the Lantau Island is a shopping mall that adds a slightly different flavour into shopping. The brands are the same, the in-shop layouts are the same, the products are the same. BUT, it is a shopping mall full of mostly outlet stores.

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

AsiaWorld-Expo Hong Kong

AsiaWorld-Expo is Hong Kong's World Class exhibition center. Along with the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, AsiaWorld-Expo is one of two major convention and exhibition facilities in Hong Kong.

AsiaWorld-Expo Hong Kong

The AsiaWorld-Expo is huge. Apart from exhibitions and trade fairs, the AsiaWorld-Expo also hosts public exams, seminars, talk shows and concerts! While foreign visitors attend conventions and exhibitions at the AsiaWorld-Expo, the locals attend exams and music concerts at this venue next to the airport.

Monday, July 1, 2013

Moomin at The ONE Hong Kong

The Moomins (Swedish: Mumintroll, Finnish: Muumi) are in Hong Kong! This family of Finnish cartoon characters are now at The ONE shopping mall in Tsim Sha Tsui on "The ONE x Moomin Summer Train" (Chinese: The ONE x MOOMIN 盛夏行樂列車).

The ONE x MOOMIN 盛夏行樂列車

Although there are many characters in the Moomins, Moomin, the central character and his family are white Hippopotamus. If you think that they are cute in the comics, they are even cuter in-person! Go to The ONE shopping mall and say hello to Moomin.