Hong Kong Food and Sleep from Mike McDermott-Asia Expert

When it comes to roaming, consuming, loving and recommending in Asia, it’s tough to beat Mike McDermott, filmmaker, great guy, on the move. He was just in Hong Kong and took some time out to recommend the following. Oh yes, there is a rare picture of Mike relaxing at the bottom of this post. Dim [...]

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Hong Kong—An intoxicating blend of east and west

This article was excerpted from the Wall Street Journal’s Insider’s Guide to Hong Kong. Named for the sandalwood incense stores once ubiquitous along its docks, Hong Kong remains an intoxicating place where east meets west. Its spectacular skyline and vertical cityscape juxtaposes with tremendous official park land and wildlife reserves holding Chinese porcupines, macaques, leopards and [...]

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Helena May-a Historic Women’s Club

Started over 90 years ago, this women’s club has evolved from a strictly British citizen ex-pat snooty club to a multi-cultural community active club-still with its well-deserved air of prestige. Its building is beautiful, activities varied with one of the largest english language libraries in Hong Kong. They also have guest rooms for visitors-which is [...]

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