Fresh inspiration to shake up your Friday night routine!
Wondering what's on in Hong Kong? We've done all the legwork and found these events that we know you'll love!
A changing insurance landscape is bringing a wider range of higher quality health insurance coverage, with a greater variety of choice, than ever before to Hong Kong's locals and expats.
11 Jun 2018 / Essential HK / Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Fresh inspiration to shake up your Friday night routine!
A changing insurance landscape is bringing a wider range of higher quality health insurance coverage, with a greater variety of choice, than ever before to Hong Kong's locals and expats.
11 Jun 2018 / Essential HK / Lifestyle

When it comes to treating yourself or a loved one to a significant piece of diamond jewellery, the choice can seem overwhelming, with retailers, online stores and specialist gem dealers crowding the marketplace. That’s why we recently sent writer Kate Farr over to Central jewellery experts, Diamond Registry, to get the lowdown on everything that potential buyers should be looking for before they put a ring on it.
4 Sep 2017 / Lifestyle / Shopping
Bling. Ice. Rocks. No matter how you to refer to them, there’s something special about diamonds. There’s more to the dazzling gems than the ubiquitous princess cut seen on many a woman’s ring finger. If you need help deciding on the perfect engagement ring or a custom made set of cufflinks (they’re not just a girl’s best friend) – from square cut to pear-shaped, yellow or pink, in affordable settings to the cost of a small house – here’s where to get bespoke diamond jewellery in Hong Kong.
28 Aug 2017 / Lifestyle / Shopping
Highlights of Hong Kong's best sources for English language books, including art books, used book shops, specialty book stores, and online retailers.
25 Jul 2017 / Essential HK / Shopping
What if your purchase of a beautiful hand painted, artisanal handbag could empower women in India? Meraki, Indian handpainted artisanal fashion brand, launched a crowdfunding campaign last month with an exclusive collection of artisanal handpainted leather bags to help fund a school to teach a traditional art form Madhubani, to girls in a village in India.
18 Jul 2017 / Lifestyle / Shopping
Bookmark Flower Frenzy's online store, and make it your first click the next time you need fabulous flowers in a hurry.  Don't miss your chance to win a $500 gift voucher for this fantastic Hong Kong online florist!
28 Jun 2017 / Lifestyle / Shopping
Hong Kong’s heat and humidity add up to just one thing for your hair – frizz! And the daily battle to tame your tresses can actually exacerbate the issue, leaving you in a vicious circle of over-styling and damage. We chat to Rennie Fensham, Salon Director of Glow Salon and owner of Hollywood Hair, along with her expert team of stylists for their advice on how to remain cool, calm and in control of your style this summer.
7 Jun 2017 / Beauty / Lifestyle
Let us inspire you with some watery ways to beat that sticky, city heat.
We try Olaplex treatment at SOZO Hair Design.
20 Apr 2017 / Beauty / Blog / Lifestyle
Mission impossible: cutting your grocery budget in Hong Kong. Not if you head to these discount supermarkets.
29 Mar 2017 / Essential HK / Family / Shopping
If you're craving peace and relaxation then our guide to fabulous massages around Hong Kong has you covered. Each spa offers a unique vibe and range of treatments, so select the one that best suits your mood, then relax, unwind and enjoy!
15 Mar 2017 / Beauty / Lifestyle / Wellness