HONG KONG, AS arguably having been the freest Chinese-speaking jurisdiction over the 20th century, has long been the bastion of artistic expression in the Sinosphere throughout this period. And there is no doubt that film is one of its strengths, as evidenced in one of its tourist traps, the Avenue of Stars. But the culture … More Hong Kong Hotspot: A Reel of Celebration
How do Catholics practice, remaining true to the Pope, with the full integrity of their Chinese cultural heritage? It is no more evident than in a city like Singapore, where ethnicities, cultures and religions don’t just coexist, they learn the best of each other. Here is a Chinese tradition, with a Catholic twist … or … More Singapore: Religion and ritual
Could Sydney be the most multiracial city on earth? Plenty of cities could vie for this title. But it seems that almost every country has its day. Tonight, the stage clearly belonged to Turkey, who showcased themselves far beyond the pide and gozleme that become a staple outside most community events and the occasional food … More Sydney: Every country has its day … or night.