Backpacking Hongkong and Macau: Trip on a Budget

11 Apr

4N/3D Itinerary:

Day 1

Macau TipidTrip: Day1 Coloane

22:30 Airport Arrival/Immigration
23:00 Look for Bus going to Hotel
23:30 Hotel hopping Galaxy or Venetian Hotel
24:00 Midnight Snack
06:00 Taipa Village Tour
09:00 Breakfast
11:00  Coloane Tour
12:00  Lunch
14:00   Taipa Ferry Terminal
16:00   Hongkong Kowloon China Ferry Terminal
17:00   Check in at Hotel
18:00   Stroll around Ladies Market
20:00  Dinner
21:00   Back at hotel, lights out

Day 2hk
07:00 Breakfast
08:00 Wong Tai Sin and Kowloon City Walk Tour
13:00  Lunch
13:30  Tsim Sha Tsui Walk Tour
20:00 Symphony of lights
21:00  Temple Street Night Market
24:00 Back at hotel

Day 3macau08:00  Check out and breakfast
10:00   MTR to Central Stroll around
11:00    Lunch and Check Octopus credit
12:00   Hongkong Macau Ferry Terminal
14:00   Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal
15:00   Macau Arts and Culture Walk Tour
17:00   Senado Square Tour + Ruins of St. Paul and Mount Fortress
19:00   Bus26A to Airport
19:30   Dinner at Airport
20:00  Check in at Macau Airport
22:00  Flight to Manila

Tips:

Cheapest Food:coloane
Cheapest Hotel:  Mongkok Hostel
Rate – PHP1,148.00/night book via AIRBNB
Address: Sincere House, 83 Argyle Street Mongkok HK
The bed is good for two person. The room and toilet is small but clean, and secured. This is the regular size for HK hostels and it’s worth the money we paid. Location is also good too, it’s near MTR and Shopping Area.

mongkok
Best Money Exchange:
BPI (Philippines)
Hing Wong Money Exchange Company near Ladies Market (HongKong)
*Macau is accepting HKD so you don’t have to use there currency to purchase/pay anythingIMG_0466

Best Area to buy Pasalubong:
Ladies Market – Souvenirs
Kowloon Food District – Local Delicacies
Watson – Beauty Products and Perfumes
pasalubong
Total Expenses per Person:
Airline Ticket (Cebupac) = PHP 4,990.00 MNLA-MACAU-MNLA which includes Baggage Allowance of 15Kilos and selected airline seat
Philippine Travel Tax = PHP1,620.00
Terminal Fee = PHP750.00
(*No Terminal Fee will be collected on Terminal 3 as of today)

Transportation:
Bus Rides in Macau = PHP266.00
Hong Kong to Macau ferry vs. versa – PHP 2,226.00
Octopus Card = PHP900.00

Hotel:
For 2Nights = PHP2,296.00/2pax = PHP1,148.00

Food/Drinks in  Macau:
Sour-Spicy Noodle = PHP300.00
Starbucks Mocha Venti = PHP294.00
Breakfast at Local Eatery in Coloane = PHP90.00
Mc Flurry – PHP84.00
Mc Donald Chicken Wing Set – PHP258.00
Bottled Water at Macau =PHP30.00 (7-11) + PHP40.00 (Airport)
Ready to Eat Meal at K- Macau Airport = PHP138.00

Food/Drinks in Hongkong:
Starbucks Mocha Venti = PHP258.00
Chicken Pie = PHP60.00
Porkchop Bun = PHP84.00
Yoshinoya Set Meal = PHP240.00
Mc Donald Burger Meal = PHP258.00
Bottled Water at HK = PHP48.00 +PHP96.00
Rice Meal + Drink =  PHP222.00
Cha Chaan Teng Breakfast = PHP210.00


Hongkong-Macau TipidTrip: Cheapest way to travel Day 3

8 Mar

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Macau TipidTrip: Day3 The other part of Macau

Day 3 Itinerary:
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08:00   Check out and breakfast
10:00    MTR to Central Stroll around
11:00    Lunch and Check Octopus credit
12:00   Hongkong Macau Ferry Terminal
14:00   Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal
15:00   Macau Arts and Culture Walk Tour
17:00   Senado Square Tour + Ruins of St. Paul and Mount Fortress
19:00   Bus26A to Airport
19:30   Dinner at Airport
20:00  Check in at Macau Airport
22:00  Flight to Manila

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Hongkong TipidTrip: Cheapest way to travel Day 2

27 Sep

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HongKong TipidTrip Day 2: Off Beaten Path

Day 2 Itinerary:

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07:00 Breakfast
8:00 Wong Tai Sin and Kowloon City Walk Tour
13:00 Lunch
13:30 Tsim Sha Tsui Walk Tour
20:00 Symphony of lights
21:00 Temple Street Night Market
24:00 Back at hotel

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Macau TipidTrip: Cheapest way to travel Day 1

24 Sep

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day1 adventures at macau

Macau TipidTrip: Day1 Old Taipa Village

Day 1 Itinerary:

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22:30 Airport Arrival/Immigration
23:00 Look for Bus going to Hotel
23:30 Hotel hopping Galaxy or Venetian Hotel
24:00 Midnight Snack (How to Eat in a budget at HK and Macau)
06:00 Taipa Village Tour (view full tour album)
09:00 Breakfast
11:00  Coloane Tour (view full tour album)
12:00  Lunch
14:00   Taipa Ferry Terminal (bound to Hongkong) ride same bus
16:00   Hongkong Kowloon China Ferry Terminal
17:00   Check in at Hotel
18:00   Stroll around Ladies Market
20:00  Dinner
21:00   Back at hotel, lights out

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Sächsische Schweiz: Saxonian Switzerland National Park

8 Jun

A chance to travel at Germany gives me the opportunity not only to see the amazing castles but also to wander their beautiful and majestic scenery. And thanks to my ever accomodating buddy Torsten, I can now show you through this blog how lucky I am to experience climbing this wonderful hills.🙂

Oh what a view!

Oh what a view!

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