In today’s world it’s becoming increasingly popular to be more eco-conscious in our fashion shopping, but how easy is it you might ask? What simple changes can you make to ensure you’re being more ethical and sustainably conscious as a consumer?
16 Feb 2017 / Shopping
When it comes to laser hair removal, it really pays to be an informed consumer. How do you know which salon is safe? Or which gets the best results? We've got the full lowdown on laser hair removal in Hong Kong here for you.
25 Jan 2017 / Beauty
Are you thinking about getting your first tailored suit? Our writer Joseph took the plunge, and here's what he thought of the whole process from designing and fitting through to trying on his finished bespoke suit.
27 Dec 2016 / Blog / Essential HK / Lifestyle / Shopping

Lifestyle

Highlights of Hong Kong's best sources for English language books, including art books, used book shops, specialty book stores, and online retailers.
21 Nov 2015 / Shopping
Let The HK HUB help you with your Christmas gift buying this year. Presents for him, for her and for children - all with a Hong Kong twist - these gifts are certain to put a smile on the face of all your family and friends this festive season.
16 Nov 2015 / Shopping
The 15 minute facial from The Skin Laundry arrives in Hong Kong. Quick, easy, painless-ish and most importantly, very effective.
4 Nov 2015 / Beauty
Head over to Repulse Bay for an afternoon of enjoying cooler autumn days, good food, coffee, shopping and relaxation.
5 Oct 2015 / Happy Places
Ever thought you could write a book? Author Andrew Carter was so inspired by his time in Hong Kong, that he made it his setting for his first novel, Bright Lights and White Nights.
17 Sep 2015 / Interviews
Neighbourhood Cafe, Mano is a bright, open space serving awesome coffee, salads, sandwiches and cakes.
28 Aug 2015 / Happy Places
Sparadise Urban Retreat and Gallery - an organic day spa in the heart of Central.
25 Aug 2015 / Beauty
Pololi has a laid-back, welcoming and friendly atmosphere and serves amazing Poke (poh-keh) bowls with Kona beer for a true Hawaiian experience.
17 Aug 2015 / Happy Places
Relax and enjoy these beautiful summer Hong Kong days at Inspiration Lake, Lantau. Pack a picnic, grab a friend or two and head over for a day enjoying pedal boats, bike rides and board games.
5 Aug 2015 / Happy Places
Butao Ramen is a Hakata-style ramen house with four branches in Central, Causeway Bay, TST and Shatin. The wooden, steam-filled interior and the noren flags hanging along the bar will immediately transport you to Japan and the bowls of steaming ramen will have you going back again and again.
13 Jul 2015 / Happy Places