Hong Kong Hotspot: Doing It At The Worst Time

TRAVEL ALWAYS HAS its high and low seasons. There are always good and bad times to do the must-do activities in any destination, usually depending on the weather. But those recommendations don’t always line up with the necessities of our lifestyles. Study and project plans here are only getting more intense, and the staff at … More Hong Kong Hotspot: Doing It At The Worst Time

Hong Kong Hotspot: Where The Priceless Meets The Cheap

JUST LAST WEEK a friend treated me to a pocket of priceless history deep in Wan Chai. Well, just a few days later, some fellow exchange students invited me to a taste of the complete opposite: a ‘bonding opportunity’. In exchange student lingo, that means to head to a bar and drink the evening away. … More Hong Kong Hotspot: Where The Priceless Meets The Cheap

Hong Kong Hotspot: A Patch of Colour, A Gem of History

HONG KONG IS a colourful city. Even the most gaudily painted building can fade into the streetscape. So when a friend told me about a local hotspot known colloquially as the ‘Blue House’, I thought it could be anything. And it was hard even for my local friend to find – nestled halfway up the … More Hong Kong Hotspot: A Patch of Colour, A Gem of History