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A little slice of Britain in the South China Sea…Hong Kong

Walking into a Marks and Spencer for the first time in literally years and over a year into our Asia trip, excitement doesn’t really cover it.¬†Looking up and down the food aisle recognising brands, thinking of all the dairy we’ve been missing, suddenly we were in an alternative reality. We were in Asia but we could buy M&S teabags, flapjacks and tubs of hummus?! It was confusing and joyous all at the same time. That’s right we were in Hong Kong…possibly the nearest you could get to the UK while in China. Oh don’t worry we only went into M&S five times over our four-day stay…thats not excessive right?!

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