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 [...]

Read More +

Lucky and Wild “Hong King Rugby 7s” THE Event to attend!

150 Dutch Milk Maids, 300 Elvis, 100 Morgan Stanley Bankers dressed in diapers…this is a wild time-that each of you needs to attend-at least once! 100K party animals, dancing, singing, dressed up and watching world rugby…..my type of event. Thanks Bob, a silver member and monthly visitor to Asia for business. And Sweet Child of [...]

Read More +
Posted in Food & Drink, Fun

Hong Kong Tailors- A Well Deserved Reputation

No one should deny themselves getting clothes made for them, if only one time in your life. Looking at swatch books, discuss thread counts and then, being worked over like a S Class Mercedes with a top mechanic in Stuttgart is nothing short of heaven. It all started quite by accident with me, traveling with [...]

Read More +
Posted in Fun, People

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 [...]

Read More +
Posted in Accomodations, Fun

Watching The World Go By-On The Star Ferry

Hong Kong is all hustle and bustle, get it done, get it done, get it done now. It is the 24/7 city of Asia. So when you are there on a business trip, going from meeting to meeting, sometimes from Kowloon to Hong Kong back to Kowloon or whatever, there is a way to stop [...]

Read More +
Posted in Fun, Transportation