Welcome to the Honeybunch #worldwidebuzz a bunch of cool stuff shopping tour!
Explore a foreign land with LJ and Mavis, two experienced long time travelers who know how to create the best adventure in the least time!
If you love to explore, laugh, relax, and discover then join us for a travel experience like no other... down to earth, spontaneous and fun, this Honeybunch tour is just perfect for you!
Each month we will be going to a different land, with limited spaces available...so don’t hold back...lock it in, and let’s get exploring.
Early Feb we are going to Hong Kong, China and Macau.
The Hong Kong, China excursion
We leave on Monday 4th feb from Auckland airport and arrive in Hong Kong the evening .
We will stay at the Ovolo Southside hotel in Hong Kong, a fabulous boutique award winning hotel with breakfast included and a free happy hour each night! This is LJs fav get away, with ultra cool modern art design, a feeling of connection and a fabulous location close to the MTR and the beautiful bays such as Repulse and Deepwater Bsy.
On the morning of the 5th we will take a walk along the waterfront Aberdeen old fishing area which is still hustling and bustling today. We will jump on a small junket and take a quick tour on the water of this fascinating area.
Mid morning we will catch the bus to Stanley beach markets for lunch on the beach, and an afternoon of market shopping, and soaking in the bargain and the sea side deals. LJ has a good bunch of connections at this market for great deals on scarves, handbags and local delights.
After the Stanly markets we will head back to the Ovolo for 5pm happy hour, snack and a relaxing night to recover for the next day of hustle and bustle Hong Kong’s Mong Kok, the highest populated area in the world!
6th After breakfast at the Ovolo we will catch the MTR to the famous flower market street in Mong Kok to experience the beautiful colloids and scents and observe the beautiful decorations and preparations for Chinese New Year.
We will then head to the ladies Market where we will hustle, bustle and do deals with the feisty locals. Loaded with cheap cool stuff we will grab some lunch and head back to the hotel for some free time as the next day we will head to Macau.
7th Macau for the day to have a look at the opulent Casinos on the Cortai strip and explore the old Macau which is Portuguese and full of character and makes you feel like you are strolling through Spain. We will visit the famous St Paul’s cathedral and enjoy this unique place for the day. Late afternoon we will catch the fairy home, and after a busy day we will stop at fabulous TST for our favorite massage at TaiPan reflexology...LJs absolute addiction and must do after a busy day.
8th Let’s go to China for the day! We will jump on the MTR and head to Lo Pu where we will cross the boarder into China for the day and explore the crazy Shenzhen markets where we can fake it until we make it! Shop shop shop and then get home to look over our purchases and tell stories about the crazy events
9th relax ... we have a free day! Revisit some of your favorite places on your own, or just explore this magical place on your own....but don’t forget to meet us at 6pm to head to Aqua for a celebratory cocktail to watch the beautiful Hong Kong light show.
10th .. Free day but feel free to join LJ for a walk from Deep Water Bay to Repulse bay. Fly out that night and back home on the 11th .
Includes in the tour price.
Airfares from Auckland to Hong Kong return for 1 person
Accommodation at the Ovolo Southside hotel for 1 person, breakfast and happy hour included.
MTR travel for one person
Ferry ticket return for one person to Macau.
A complimentary cocktail at the Aqua Bar
Massage at TaiPan Reflexology
What is NOT included
Visa FEE at Shenzhen boarder. $40 NZD
Lunch and dinner