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Across Victoria Harbour

A Journey Through Hong Kong’s Maritime Past Hong Kong Maritime Museum The extensive history and expansive panorama of Hong Kong’s iconic harbour are on show at the Maritime Museum. The exhibition, Across Victoria Harbour, focuses on the development of Hong Kong Island and Kowloon through […]

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Noir & Blanc: A Story of Photography

A masterclass in story-telling Daguerreotype The development of the daguerreotype process in 1939 France enabled the production of permanent, detailed images with relatively short exposure times. It took a while, but black-and-white photography became acceptable as an art form by the twentieth century. With France […]

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A Path to Glory

Banned books to National Treasure, Jin Yong’s wuxia stories shaped a cultural identity The Giant Eagle and its Companion “The Year is 1205. For decades, the Song Empire has been fighting an invasion from the north by the Jurchen tribes of Manchuria.” So begins The […]

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Travel & Art

Exploring Singapore’s Hawker Centres

A culinary journey through history and flavours From humble beginnings to UNESCO recognition Explore the vibrant world of Singapore’s hawker centres, where diverse flavours and cultures collide. These open-air markets offer a unique culinary adventure, not just for the taste buds but for the soul. […]

In the Whispers of Stone

A Pilgrim’s Journey Through the World of Inkstones A Symphony of Time Beneath Ancient Roofs Stepping into the hallowed halls of the National Palace Museum in Taipei, one senses a subtle melody hum beneath the centuries-old roof. Time itself hums here, woven into the fabric […]

Hong Kong Artist

Dragon-Sized Happiness

The new DRAGON YEAR is celebrated with a stunning and vibrant watercolour by local artist Blanche Tse and brought playfully to life with animation by the young and talented Mandiee, who is currently in her last year of animation studies at CityU. This exclusive commissioned […]

Hong Kong Artist

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Across Victoria Harbour

A Journey Through Hong Kong’s Maritime Past Hong Kong Maritime Museum The extensive history and expansive panorama of Hong Kong’s iconic harbour are on show at the Maritime Museum. The exhibition, Across Victoria Harbour, focuses on the development of Hong Kong Island and Kowloon through […]

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Food

Rosés from Provence

Cammy’s Wine Blog Where is the best place to enjoy a glass of rosé? In France – bien sur [of course]! One summer, I spent a month in Saint-Malo, in Brittany, on France’s northwest coast, and enjoyed la vie française [the French lifestyle]. Not only […]

Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2020

Cammy’s Wine Blog Sauvignon Blanc is amongst my favourite white wine grapes This versatile grape originated in France, was then transplanted, and cultivated further afield, as winegrowers emigrated elsewhere. It is now grown around the world. Sauvignon Blanc is made into wine with varying characters […]

Cammy’s Food & Wine Journey

So, how did a kid with this history end up in Hong Kong as a food and wine writer? My earliest memory of wine is that of having a sip of Andrès Baby Duck from my aunt’s glass. This was in the 1970s, and at […]

Exploring Singapore’s Hawker Centres

A culinary journey through history and flavours From humble beginnings to UNESCO recognition Explore the vibrant world of Singapore’s hawker centres, where diverse flavours and cultures collide. These open-air markets offer a unique culinary adventure, not just for the taste buds but for the soul. […]

The New Scene of Dining Green

A new type of restaurant-goer values taste, quality, and sustainability Irresistible dining experiences are on offer in eco-friendly eateries Over the past several years, a new type of restaurant-goer has begun to transform Hong Kong’s dining landscape: foodies who value not only taste, quality, and […]

The Teahouses of Hong Kong

Keeping the dim sum and tea tradition alive Luk Yu Teahouse Pouring tea into the pot with deftness, the waiting staff weaves through tables of customers heaving with teas, dim sum and conversations. It is lunch hour at the Luk Yu Teahouse and it is […]