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  1. More beach sports

    Posted Jun 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ninepin, Tung Ping Chau, Hoi Ha, Crescent Island and Pak Lap Tsai are some of the best diving sites, according to the Hong Kong government website. Find out more: Hong Kong Underwater Association, www.hkua.org.hk Ultimate frisbee Prerequisites: none; a game for everyone. Where: Discovery Bay, Gold Coast, Tai Long Bay (Ham Tin and Tai Wan), Shek O, and Lower Cheung Sha. Find out more: Hong Kong ...

  2. Life's a beach, and then you dine

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lantau buses. You can even take a taxi all or part of the way from Hong Kong Island. Transport dictates where you start. Weekend walkers also hike over the hill from Discovery Bay to Silvermine ... itself 'the first authentic Brazilian restaurant in Hong Kong'. Anyone expecting hunks of meat, however, will be disappointed. Beef and chicken dominate, but are mostly incorporated ...

  3. To the beach!

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... and then yet more rain, the sun's belated appearance means it's finally time to hit the beach. There are many beautiful beaches in Hong Kong, both big and small, remote and easily accessible, quiet and crowded. Repulse Bay is probably the first beach that springs to mind when thinking of Hong Kong Island options. Located on the southern coast, it's popular with locals, and also ...

  4. Three Lantau beaches trashed by typhoon

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a sandy beach, part of it has become rocky now,' he said. Clarus Chu Ping-shing, senior marine conservation officer of WWF Hong Kong, said the rubbish on the Mui Wo beach could pose a serious ... Cheung Chi-fai Three popular beaches on Lantau were severely damaged during Typhoon Hagupit as waves brought tonnes of rubbish to the shore or washed away tonnes of sand. At Silvermine Bay ...

  5. Couple first to tie knot on beach

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Raymond Ho Man-kit and Iris Wu Lai-ying became the first couple to marry on a beach in Hong Kong yesterday when they tied the knot amid sunshine, flowers and blessings from ... district councillor, said a beach wedding had always been a dream of his bride, a middle-school teacher. 'The beach is a special place for us,' said Mr Ho. 'We got to know each other ...

  6. Party on the beach

    Posted Aug 06th 2006, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... By Jonathan Powell All 16 Miss Hong Kong contestants and celebrities including Stephy Tang Lai-yan, Yuen Li-ming, and Wong Hei, will take part in a beach volleyball and handball festival ... from November 3-12. Cheng King-leung, director of beach volleyball development for the Volleyball Association of Hong Kong, China (VBAHK), hopes the festival will give local sports fans a taste ...

  7. Barbecue at the beach

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Amanda Price Sun, surf and steak- a barbecue at the beach. It's the perfect way to spend a bright summer day. From Lamma to Lantau, Hong Kong's beaches offer great settings ... at grocery stores around the ferry pier in Mui Wo. Deep Water Bay: Fans of Hong Kong's southside beaches can do their grills at Deep Water Bay, home to 33 BBQ pits. Grab your barbecue gear ...

  8. Man, 48, drowns at Shek O beach trying to help 3 other swimmers

    Posted Nov 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters A 48-year-old man drowned yesterday at Shek O beach after he tried to help swimmers seemingly having trouble. Witnesses said the man was on a floating platform at about ... were on the beach because the service is suspended from November 1 to March 31. Shek O resident Kate Hodgson said that although she was not very close to the scene, she saw people drag swimmers ...

  9. Yes to beach plan, with conditions

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that most of the extra species found were 'common and typical' in Hong Kong and the shoreline affected by the project was just 2.2 per cent of the Plover Cove area. He also defended ... to restore it. Green groups, meanwhile, held their own rally, with the Hong Kong Wildlife Forum holding a press conference to reiterate their stance. The HK$130 million proposal will see about one ...

  10. Baby's corpse found on Shek O beach

    Posted Oct 31st 2004, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma The corpse of what is believed to be a newborn girl was found dumped on a beach at Shek O yesterday. Police said they received a report at around noon after a 33-year-old man found a backpack lying on a rocky section of Shek O's back beach. The infant's body was found inside the bag. Police could not confirm the sex of the body. A police spokeswoman said ...




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