Hello again from
With the Australian dollar way way up, I'm finding everything here is very expensive.
A simple ice-cream at McDonald's
in HK costs HK$2.50.
In HK I can buy four large
Having lived in HK for 27 years, I
have trouble in
In HK, people wait for cars, but in
Many times recently I have stopped and waited for a car to pass,
only to find the driver will stop and indicate for me to cross first!
One thing new here: some
supermarkets now have "self-service" machines.
No need for someone behind the counter to take each item and "swipe" it to enter the cost into a machine. You can do it yourself, while the machine communicates with you in sound and with words on a screen!
If you pay with cash, the friendly machine will give you the correct change.
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