Saturday, November 28, 2009

Giant Buddha and crystal cable car, Hong Kong

Disneyland trip is specially for my kids and visit to Giant Buddha in Lantau Island is specially for my mother.

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It was a nice experience to take this crystal cable car

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Kids enjoying and experience the magic of the deep blue sea and the lush green mountainside underneath their feet!

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Thought it will be tough to climb the 268 steps, but we managed to reach the platform quite easily.

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At the end of this trip, Desmond requested me to take his photo with the crystal cable car

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米亚 said...

nice post...! I would love to visit great buddha myself, has to do it when the weather is not that hot! hehe... thanks for sharing~

米亚 said...

Wow...! That looks exciting isnt it when you are in the cable car overlooking the vast picturesque mountainside? I am impressed Sonia! Thanks for sharing these lovely photos again!

petite nyonya said...

How nice you managed to take the cable car ride. I took the bus ride when I was there. This Buddha statue is really impressive!

Bakeling said...

I like all these photos here with very nice composition ( except the slanting photos)!

I will follow your Hong Kong post every now and then because I haven't been there before.

Sonia said...

Mia, ya, we went up that time was a bit hot.

Petite nyonya, ya, very fun to take the cystal cable car, very nice view along the journey.

Bakeling, ya, that slanting photo is a bit dark huh..I'm sure you are follow every of my post, Thanks for your support lor..hehehe..

Little Corner of Mine said...

Nice! I want to visit HK again! The cystal cable car is a bit scary for people afraid of height ya?

The Little Teochew said...

Lovely photos, Sonia. Looking forward to more pics of your trip!


Keats The Sunshine Girl said...

Nice photos. Bet the cable car ride gave a fantastic view.

smarthousewife said...






Precious Pea said...

Despite being to HK for 7 times, I never have the chance to visit the Giant Buddha. Must make it an effort to include this in my next trip. Btw, Desmond so adorable!

mimid3vils said...

good daughter & good mommy too.... good travel planning for both of them :)

Sonia said...

LCOM, yes, it was quite scary.

The little Teochew, Thanks, more coming.

Keats of sunshine girl, Thanks for stopping by.

Smarthousewife, I will miss you, hope to see you soon.

Precious Pea, wah, you have been to HK 7 times, thats a lot.

mimid3vils, Thanks, I need to do so.

charlotte said...

sonia, u just come bk from hkg? i am going there on 23rd this mth, dunno cold or not?

Sonia said...

charlotte, should be ok, not too cold or hot, this is the right month to visit HK, do enjoy your vacation..

Colin Woon said...

Nice photos!

Too bad the crystal cable car was not ready when we visit last time! It would have been cool to ride it, glass bottom is definitely rare in cable car.

Sonia said...

Colin, ya, the crystal cable car was a fun experience, next time you go, must try to take this cable car.

PurpleCollection said...


very nice pics from HK. I would like to know how much is the cable car fare to the giant buddha location?

- eve

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