Hong Kong, June 2024

HK in the rain
Hong Kong Island in the Rain - June 2024 Nikon D850, 28-70@28mm, f5.6, 1/800s. GPS: N:22° 17' 40.1" E:114° 10' 06.5"

Yes, its back to Hong Kong for the second year in a row, this time the timing was related to the Dragon Boat Festival, which is something I have been trying to attend for decades.

The only downside of visiting in June is the weather gods, which are usually active to make it the wettest month. Oh well, its more and more likley this will end up being the blog of "Hong Kong in the rain" rather than what I had planned.

Just checkout the above photo, taken earlier today from Kowloon of the Hong Kong island in the middle of one of the very frequent rain storms.

Shock horror the rain finally stopped long enough for me to make it out to the Chi Lin Nunnery and the attached Nan Lian Gardens. And yes, the tale of this visit is coming in the next day or so.

You never know; should things align, I would like to come back for Christmas and do a repeat of my previous Singapore trip; this trip may even include the New Year celebration, although given the nightmare crowds, I may not attend it. 😀

So far, the only additions are for the Dragon Boats, and Chi Lin Nunnery, but more will be added in the next few days.

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