Duolingo, Learning a new language and having fun!

January 21, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Apps/Toys, Sites/Blogs 0 comments tags: Sites;Apps
Last spring I was heading to France and wanted to brush up on my language skills. I turned to Duolingo, a free app, to test out my skills and perhaps learn new ones.
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Feng Shui on Cat Street

January 19, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Shops, Sightseeing 0 comments tags: Shops; Sightseeing; HongKong
Looking for some good fortune? A convenient souvenir? Cat street seems to have almost every Chinese knick knack and more
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Travel Planning for 2015, Part 2

January 16, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Activities, Planning, Sightseeing 0 comments tags: HongKong; FamilyHolidays;Planning
How is travel planning for a family different than it is for others? It is as different as the rest of life is once you have children.
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Destinations for 2015, Travel Planning Part 1

January 14, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Outside Hong Kong, Planning 0 comments tags: OutsideHongKong; FamilyHolidays
Come January there are always great articles on travel planning for the next year, and I read them wanting to go everywhere named! The New York Times destination list for each year is the article I most look forward to; 52 Places to go in 2015 did not disappoint.
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Ignite interest in Urban planning with a visit to City Gallery

January 12, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Sightseeing 0 comments tags: HongKong; Sightseeing; activities
Interested in how Hong Kong is planned
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The Website Every Country Should Have, www.canadacool.com

January 09, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Outside Hong Kong, Sites/Blogs 0 comments tags: OutsideHongKong, OutsideHongKong; FamilyHolidays, sites
www.canadacool.com is incredibly … cool. It is fascinating and interactive and educational!
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The Highs and Lows of the AIA’s Great European Carnival

January 07, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Activities, Sightseeing 0 comments tags: HongKong; Sightseeing; activities
A carnival has come to Hong Kong's Central Harbourfront. The setting for it is fantastic and the rides are as thrilling as they look. After kid testing the rides and games JrMagellan gives an honest appraisal of the event.
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Skiing and Culture all in 1 Trip!

January 05, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Outside Hong Kong 0 comments tags: OutsideHongKong; FamilyHolidays
Combining skiing and city sight seeing into one trip sounds exhausting but in the end leaves the whole family satisfied. Niseko and Kyoto, Japan proved a great combination.
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Our Favorite Way to See Hong Kong’s Light Show.. Aqua luna

January 02, 2015 by Lizzie Livingston in Activities, Sightseeing 0 comments tags: HongKong; Sightseeing; activities
At 8pm every night there is a light show throughout Hong Kong Harbour. One of the best ways to experience it is aboard the Aqua luna, a beautiful, red sailed, Junk boat.
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New Year’s All Around the World!

December 31, 2014 by Lizzie Livingston in Activities, Outside Hong Kong, Planning 0 comments tags: hong kong, HongKong; Sightseeing; activities, OutsideHongKong
Happy New Year from JrMagellan. Curious about how New Year's is celebrated in other countries, here is a compilation of articles and video's on just that!
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Hidden Green Spaces, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park

December 24, 2014 by Lizzie Livingston in Activities, Sightseeing 0 comments tags: HongKong; Sightseeing; activities
On the Western end of the Central-Western Waterfront Promenade is a beautiful park with a large lawn. Yes, there is a lawn that kids are allowed on in Hong Kong!
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A Fantastic Family Day in London

December 19, 2014 by Lizzie Livingston in Outside Hong Kong 2 comments tags: HongKong;, OutsideHongKong
How to get the most out of London in just 24 Hours? We will share our tricks from hitting toy stores to michelin chef's restaurants giving the whole family a Fantastic experience.
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