Wild About Hong Kong

Hiking, birding, wildlife, conservation, environmental issues and more….

Places and Trails across Hong Kong

North Hong Kong Island by Tram and Shanks’ Pony

North Hong Kong Island by Tram and Shanks’ Pony

Looking for a definition of “cabin fever”, I find Merriam-Webster gives, “Extreme irritability and restlessness from living in…

Lantau Peak and Easy Strolls from Ngong Ping

Lantau Peak and Easy Strolls from Ngong Ping

High on Lantau Peak While it can be fun to hike up and over hills, there are times…

Tung Lung Chau – rock climbing, hiking and birdwatching

Tung Lung Chau – rock climbing, hiking and birdwatching

Around 155 million years ago, when late Jurassic dinosaurs like sauropods and theropods roamed parts of China, a…

Activities in Hong Kong outdoors

Renting bikes in Hong Kong

Renting bikes in Hong Kong

A brief summary of places you can rent bicycles in Hong Kong. Table of Contents[Open][Close]Cheung Chau Mui Wo…

Hong Kong’s Wonderful Wildlife (and a little plantlife)

Hong Kong Birds on Flights to Oblivion

Hong Kong Birds on Flights to Oblivion

Like canaries in a coal mine, endangered species are signs of danger facing planet earth, our life support…

Death in Stanley – Hong Kong’s Last South China Tiger

Death in Stanley – Hong Kong’s Last South China Tiger

Hong Kong’s last tiger was shot in Stanley, in 1942; prior to which this now extinct sub-species had…

Hong Kong’s Magnificent Six Wildlife Species – Ambassadors for the Wild

Hong Kong’s Magnificent Six Wildlife Species – Ambassadors for the Wild

Set on the coast of sub-tropical south China, Hong Kong is home to a wealth of wildlife, which…

Weather including tropical cyclones

Hong Kong tropical cyclones

Hong Kong can be impacted by tropical cyclones including and typhoons. Happily, typhoons are scarce near Hong Kong,…

So many places to explore in Hong Kong’s great outdoors!