Hong Kong

Secrets of the Dragon Boat Festival rice dumpling revealed
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Secrets of the Dragon Boat Festival rice dumpling revealed

A Hong Kong expert divulges the how-tos of a lip-smacking rice dumpling for the Dragon Boat Festival
Practice Shaolin Five-Form Fist under the Big Buddha
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Practice Shaolin Five-Form Fist under the Big Buddha

Learn kung fu with Shaolin and Wu Dang masters at Ngong Ping Village on Hong Kong's Lantau Island
I ordered a margarita and I got vegetable soup
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I ordered a margarita and I got vegetable soup

World champion barman Manabu Ohtake serves up winning cocktail at The Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong
Is this the inventor of bubble tea?
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Is this the inventor of bubble tea?

In 1988, a dull meeting prompted Lin Hsiu Hui to pour her tapioca dessert into her tea. Asian snacking has never been the same since
1 night in NYC or 3 nights in Manila? Most expensive hotel cities revealed
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1 night in NYC or 3 nights in Manila? Most expensive hotel cities revealed

A report highlights the huge differences in hotel room costs, with some cities increasing prices by nearly 50 percent
9 best places to drink in Macau, before and after gambling
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9 best places to drink in Macau, before and after gambling

It's juice but no gin on the gaming floor, so head to these Macau drinking holes
Travel agents: Hong Kongers prefer the real thing
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Travel agents: Hong Kongers prefer the real thing

Hong Kong travelers buck the online trend and continue to opt for humans when booking vacations
Hong Kong: An art hub minus grassroots buzz
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Hong Kong: An art hub minus grassroots buzz

The multi-million dollar Hong Kong art sales train has left the station but few local artists got a ride
5 conversation topics for travelers afraid of awkward silences
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5 conversation topics for travelers afraid of awkward silences

Every city has its own ice-breakers; we've picked out the best for seven cities around the world
Toast this trend: Hong Kong's teaching wine shops
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Toast this trend: Hong Kong's teaching wine shops

Drinking expands your mind when it's done at these wine shops with unique workshops, high-tech teaching gadgets, charming instructors
Summer cold snap: Ice World 2012 brings Harbin ice sculptures to Macau
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Summer cold snap: Ice World 2012 brings Harbin ice sculptures to Macau

Giant ice carvings in a man-made glacial environment is the best way to cool down in the gaming capital
How to lose your durian virginity quickly and painlessly
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How to lose your durian virginity quickly and painlessly

Durian season is upon us. Ignore the smell, shed those inhibitions and show "The King" the attention it deserves
25 weird places to do just about anything
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25 weird places to do just about anything

Sleep in a bird's nest and golf on a glacier -- nobody said holidays had to be normal
Schooling the privileged: The Peninsula launches 'The Lifestyle Academy'
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Schooling the privileged: The Peninsula launches 'The Lifestyle Academy'

Got the millions but not the millionaire style? Enroll at The Pen's new college for the art of spending
Shrapnel earrings: Hot new travel-inspired jewelry
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Shrapnel earrings: Hot new travel-inspired jewelry

Socially-conscious Hong Kong jewelry line, Edge of Ember, helps women look good while doing good
Win tickets to see George Benson live
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Win tickets to see George Benson live

The Grammy Award-winning artist will be performing at the Venetian Theatre in Macau.
George Benson brings Grammy-winning jazz to Macau
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George Benson brings Grammy-winning jazz to Macau

American master jazz guitarist to wow Hong Kong and Macau music lovers for the first time
Varvary: Breaking the image of 'barbaric' Russian food
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Varvary: Breaking the image of 'barbaric' Russian food

Master chef Anatoly Komm employs molecular wizardy to transform traditional Russian food
10 reasons art lovers should visit Hong Kong right now
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10 reasons art lovers should visit Hong Kong right now

May marks carnival time on the calendar of Asia's art hub. Here's some of the crazy that's coming up
Betting on tech: Digital tables raise the stakes at the Hong Kong Jockey Club
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Betting on tech: Digital tables raise the stakes at the Hong Kong Jockey Club

A giant gadget for green gamblers is changing the game of horse racing in Hong Kong
Welcome back, Shanghai Tang! Hong Kong flagship biggest in the world
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Welcome back, Shanghai Tang! Hong Kong flagship biggest in the world

After a short hiatus, Shanghai Tang returns with a vengeance, unveiling a 'mansion' on Duddell Street
Best Hong Kong beer purveyors
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Best Hong Kong beer purveyors

It’s easier than ever to get top-notch brews, thanks to a growing number of beer bars, importers and retailers dedicated to quality
Take the edge off at Hong Kong's first craft beer festival, 'Beertopia!'
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Take the edge off at Hong Kong's first craft beer festival, 'Beertopia!'

At this gourmet beer tasting party, getting drunk is a convenient side effect of nerdiness
How to get the elevator, say 'hi' and more tips on being a Hong Kong local
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How to get the elevator, say 'hi' and more tips on being a Hong Kong local

Readers help us perfect the art of being a Hong Konger
Secret Tour HK: No such thing as a free lunch? There is now
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Secret Tour HK: No such thing as a free lunch? There is now

Two Hong Kongers are offering a free tour to the city's "secret" food joints. Delicious tastings included
Mario Batali: Hello, Hong Kong! China, here we come
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Mario Batali: Hello, Hong Kong! China, here we come

The world's leading shorts-and-ponytail chef opens his first Hong Kong restaurant. But he's already got bigger plans in the region
VIEW62 by Paco Roncero: Tapas are so last decade
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VIEW62 by Paco Roncero: Tapas are so last decade

Hong Kong's celeb chef invasion continues with the highly regarded Spanish cook opening VIEW62