So, I am back in Hong Kong from my hols. The first thing I did was going on a hike with Hiker Dude – against the advise of my girl friends. “Why would you want to go hiking with someone who’s giving you confusing signals?”. Anyway, I followed my heart, took the advise of my guy friends who (3 out of 3) all encouraged me to give the relationship a chance – so I went. My BFF, a guy, even gave me the comparison of ‘instant noodles and a steak’. Huh? I guess the premise is that: Steak tastes better but takes longer time to cook – a weird analogy, but hey, Chinese people loves to eat and given the opportunity will eulogise about food anytime, hands-down!
On my personal front, if a guy initiate chats with you first thing in the morning, that means he is interested, right? Plus, me being me, I’ve grilled him… I have a kick-ass, Devil-may-care-attitude and whatever conflicting signals he’s giving me, it only means he’s confused… or whatever… Father Time will tell...or whatever… LOL 😉
Here are the summary pictures of our hike today which I took with my iPhone 5s. Heard that iPhone 6 is on the way – so, yippee – better photos to come! *High Fives Guys and Gals*
For the unfit, the hike is rather tiring since it’s mostly ascent. I LOVE ascent, walking Up and Up which really work your booties. Best to walk upright, lift knees high and stomp up, this puts less pressure on knees but really works the glutes.
All in all, there are 3 falls in Ng Tung Chai Waterfalls…
Because we are fit people, we took a longer detour to Kadoorie Farm – to see the fat pigs…
Some wild flowers on route.
The fat pigs…there are 6 altogether. A breed called ‘Da Hua Bai’, formally appointed the Kadoorie Education Ambassadors on August 1 2013 to encourage visitors to ‘eat less meat’. (Er… really? ‘Fraid, I can’t do that, I need protein for bodybuilding! :-()
Lunch at Kadoorie Farm Cafe.
My healthy organic lunch
A hiking buddy’s lunch, I ‘stole’ the snaps while she went to the Ladies to change…