The Best of Trail Running in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one of the last places a hiker would think to go. The air is polluted. The streets are crowded. It’s hot and sticky in the summer. Blech. Who wants to jog there?

How wrong that unfortunate jogger would be. In fact, almost 40 percent of Hong Kong is protected area: beaches, mountains, lush forests and green meadows all covered in beautifully marked trails. It also has 23 parks…

The Most Expensive Cars in Hong Kong

Mark Six Lottery fever is in full effect in Hong Kong and every week hundreds of thousands of ticket holders are already planning how to spend their winnings, as soon as they correctly match all six balls. And with the highest single payout at more than HK$86 million, there are plenty of popular and expensive items to consider buying.

Anyone interested in flashy cars will find just the ride…

Wheels on Fire: Hong Kong Celebrities and Their Love for Fast and Furious Cars

Hong Kong is easy to travel around and has fantastic public transport connections, so in this city, a car is not a necessity. While locales around the world work tirelessly to push the electric car and other environmentally friendly public transport options, Hong Kong seems to stay in its own bubble, continuing to celebrate the more luxurious, high maintenance car models. Just take a drive along…

Your Guide on Getting Creative in Hong Kong

What better way to unwind after a hectic week at the office than by getting in touch with your creative side for a few hours? Hong Kong’s arts scene is truly buzzing of late, and with plenty of options for letting your imagination run wild we take a look at the best arts, crafts and photography workshops in town.

Covering just about every arts and crafts subject you can think of, the Random…

Take A Quick Holiday: Top Sights and Activities in Sanya

Living in Hong Kong or China can leave anyone who grew up going to the beach on holiday or at weekends feeling a little homesick. For sure, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia have some of the very best beaches in the world, but they aren’t always convenient (or affordable) to get to for a quick break.

When these other locations are out of the question, or you are simply ready for a change…

Happy Buddha: The Health Benefits to Living a Buddhist Lifestyle

We all know the statues and images of the Happy Buddha, so in this piece we look at what the Buddha did to promote such happiness. According to Buddhist teachings, happiness is achieved through optimum physical and mental well-being, which comes from harmonizing a number of different factors. Read on to find out what they are how to maintain long term good health free from illness.

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Top 8 Tips for Keeping Safe on Hong Kong’s Roads

It’s not difficult to protect yourself, your passengers and other drivers on the road. We explore some simple tips on how to keep you and your family safe whilst driving. .

With 645,000 cars using Hong Kong’s road network each year, the labyrinthine system of roads and motorways in this small island are amongst the most heavily used in the world.

Despite increases in infrastructure,…

Dragon Boat Racing - the Modern Sport with Ancient Traditions

As Chinese communities grow and migrate around the world, so has the interest in Tuen Ng or dragon boat racing, and it is now considered to be one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Since 1976, when the first Hong Kong international race took place, this already ancient sport had found a modern platform to attract a wider audience, gradually increasing its popularity. Dragon boat racing…

The Safest Cars For You and Your Family in Hong Kong

As of September 2012, there were over 645,000 cars registered to travel across the 2,090 kilometers of roads; giving Hong Kong one of the most heavily used road networks in the world. Road safety has been established as a 2013 priority by the Hong Kong Police Commissioner - in particular, the Commissioner wants to see a reduction in fatal and serious accidents through a series of initiatives to…

Top Tips on How to Keep Your Home Protected

Receiving the keys to a new home is always a special occasion, and it should herald the beginning of a new chapter in life where the focus switches to living in comfort and safety. In Hong Kong, residents need to consider how to protect their home from intruders and also from the elements, so here we offer some top tips on the best ways to safeguard your home and family.

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