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Lung Shan Temple

Rest and Reflection Buddhas Lung Shan Temple is an ideal location for rest and reflection. Situated in Hong Kong’s North District in Fanling, the temple has been a place of worship and reflection for over 600 years. Known initially as Lung Kai Nunnery, this once-popular […]

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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. […]

Tropical Modernism: Architecture and Independence

Colonial to modern identity West Africa Tropical Modernism emerged as an architectural style in the hot, humid conditions of West Africa in the 1940s. Newly independent nations like Ghana and India embraced the movement, viewing it as a symbol of modernity and progress, a clear […]

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

HK Presents

Chinese Silk’s Enduring Legacy

A visit to a silk exhibition sparks a writer’s journey of discovery Chinese silk and poet Li Shangyin When I think of silk, I think of classic Chinese literature. Both are Chinese cultural gems. As a literature lover, I feel an intimate connection to silk. […]

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Food

Wines of California

Sustainability from grape to glass California Wine Month Opportunities to taste the best wines from the Golden State are overflowing during this summer’s California Wine Month. This sixth edition of the annual promotion goes the extra mile in educating consumers about California’s global leadership in […]

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 […]

Wines of California

Sustainability from grape to glass California Wine Month Opportunities to taste the best wines from the Golden State are overflowing during this summer’s California Wine Month. This sixth edition of the annual promotion goes the extra mile in educating consumers about California’s global leadership in […]

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 […]