Expat Living Hong Kong
Charity Spotlight: Feeding Hong Kong

We talk to local charities to see how they are helping the city and how we can get involved

The Ultimate Guide to Hiring a Helper in Hong Kong

Are you moving to Hong Kong or looking to hire a helper for the first time? We've answered all your questions and more right here

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Have you hormones changed since moving to Hong Kong?
Health and Medical
What is Hormone Imbalance and who can we talk to about it in Hong Kong?

Hormone imbalance can cause a wide variety of health issues in women of all ages, we talk to a local expert to see how to treat it

Did you know any of these facts?
Living in Hong Kong
25 Fun Facts about Hong Kong

There's a lot more to HK than first meets the eye. Did you know any of these fun facts?

Tips to help with Relationships and Conflicts

Are you going through a rough patch? These tips could help you solve the conflict easier than you thought

Looking to get more out of living in HK or know someone new? Our new City Guide, offers handy tips on finding jobs, where to live, shop, dine and more. Get it FREE here and share this news!

where to go in Perth
Oh hey there..
Top 5 Family Adventures in Perth

Are you heading to Western Australia with the family soon? Here's 5 great activities we think the kids would love!

To eat or not to eat, that is the question
Wine and Dine
The great breakfast debate: to eat or to skip?

We are always told breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but is that actually the case? Facts and figures may just tell us otherwise

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The best hair salons in Hong Kong that use natural or organic products

We recently road-tested two local salons that deliver the results you’re after, while using only natural or organic products

how to deal with stress
Health and Medical
Beating stress with hypnosis and mindfulness

To learn more about combatting the scourge of stress, we sat down for a calming chat with leading clinical psychologist, DR MELANIE BRYAN of Mind Matters.

How to plan a kids' birthday party in Hong Kong (Part one)

Yes, you do need two whole articles on how to plan the perfect party. In the first instalment we tak...

Holidays from Hong Kong
The Datai Langkawi
[Sneak Preview] Retreats away from Hong Kong: Langkawi, Malaysia

One of the ten top beaches in the world? Apparently so, and that’s just for starters. VERNE MAREE finds out what makes The Datai Langkawi on Malaysia’...

Le Pain Quotidien
Wine and Dine
Restaurant Review: Le Pain Quotidien, Lee Tung Avenue

Think fresh pain au chocolat, healthy salads and cool rustic décor

Fragrant Cured Salmon
Wine and Dine
Restaurant Review: Maison Libanaise, Central

This Middle Eastern-style restaurant is the talk of the town and we went to see if it lived up to the hype

Or, just relax on the white sand..
Living in Hong Kong
Shopping and things to do in Repulse Bay

There are so many places to shop and things to do in Repulse Bay now that you can make a full day of...

restaurants in Hong Kong
Have you been to The Pulse yet?
Wine and Dine
Where to eat and drink in Repulse Bay

With the opening of The Pulse food and drink options on the nearest beach from the city just got a l...

investment, investing in handbags
Handbags - worth their weight in gold?
Investments: Are handbags better than gold?

Are handbags, specifically Hermès Birkin bags, a wise long-term investment?

The resort lies between the green and the sea
Staycation in Macau for Families

Our review of this casino-free Macau resort that caters to families in need of a short break getaway

things to do in Niseko
That definitely beats an air conditioned office
Skiing in Niseko, Japan with the whole family

Is the Hong Kong humidity getting too much? Start planning to cool down next ski season with the family in Niseko

where to shop in HK
Norbyah Nolasco shows us how it's done
How to Nail the Vintage Fashion Look

Shopping for vintage clothes is not the first thing that people associate with Hong Kong but it’s still possible to find some real gems while living h...

pre-schools in hong kong
It's all smile from Team Trench
We find out more about Woodland Beachside Pre-School

EL reader and expat mum Lauren Trench tells us how much her kids enjoy the newly renovated pre-schoo...

One of the most beautiful skylines in the world
Living in Hong Kong
10 Free Things to Do In Hong Kong

In a city known for its expense we find out some of the best things to do for free around Hong Kong

Can abdominal massage get rid of tummy fat?
Health and Medical
The truth about tummy fat – and how to get rid of it

And there are no sit-ups involved!

places to have a party in Hong Kong
Give your kids the best day
How to plan a kids' party in Hong Kong (Part two)

It's not an easy job planning your little ones big day, but we've made it easier with some top tips

romantic holiday destinations in asia
Serenity at it's finest...
6 romantic holiday destinations in Asia

Looking for somewhere to take your loved one for an ultra-romantic, luxurious holiday in convenient ...

companies to help move home in Hong Kong
It's moving time
Moving Here
Moving home or office in Hong Kong

We take the stress out of moving with 5 tips for a quick and efficient transit

HSBC is one of Hong Kong's biggest banks
Living in Hong Kong
Opening a Bank Account in Hong Kong

Moving to Hong Kong or looking to upgrade? Here's how to open a bank account and what documents you ...

The Delicious Lobster Linguini
Wine and Dine
Restaurant Review: Metropolitain

We give you our opinion on the French food at the Metropolitain in Sai Yin Pun

MagicSuit “Jesse”, scuba fabric with detachable straps (also available in black), ozziecozzieco.com
Body and Style
Swimwear to make you look slimmer

Hello Hong Kong summer, we've been waiting a while!

US goods in HK
Oh, those America malls we miss...
Living in Hong Kong
The smart way to buy online in America and ship to Hong Kong

Our favourite American brands straight to our door – without having to get on a flight!

Ghd curls
Before and After.. Simple.
Body and Style
Step-by-step guide on how to get beach waves using your straighteners

It's a lot simpler than you think

Micro bikini, Tankini, fashion design swimming suit, swimsuit, and Hong Kong online shopping
Get beach ready with our summer swimwear picks
Swimwear shopping Hong Kong: 10 fashionable swimsuits and swimwear to get beach ready

Swimsuit season is here! Show off with the latest micro bikini, tankini, swimming suit in fashion de...

Big Day Bling: Shopping for your perfect wedding ring in Hong Kong

We take a look at some beautiful wedding rings and the stories behind them

Philippines travel
Pangulasian Island by El Nido Resorts, Palawan
Luxury Travel in Asia: When the Resort is Your Destination

Sometimes the resort alone becomes the very destination

where to stay in Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Ultimate Guide to Nepal: Where to visit and what to do

Only a 4 hour flight from Hong Kong and boasting some of the best mountains in the world – is it tim...

healthy skin, fitness tips, look good
Get your glow on at Glow Spa
Body and Style
Summer guide to beauty and fitness: How to look your best when the heat is on

Spray tans, waxing, pedicures, hairdressers, spas, and gyms - we've got your summer body covered!

best schools in hong kong
We take a look at the new kid on the block.. American School Hong Kong
Living in Hong Kong
International Schools in Hong Kong

We sit down with the School Director at the new American School Hong Kong to ask him about the most ...

Afternoon tea in Asia
FINDS GreenGate Champagne Tea Party
Wine and Dine
Top 5 Afternoon Teas in Hong Kong worth splashing out on

We take a look at some of Hong Kong's best afternoon teas

Africa Safari
The ultimate in bucket list experiences
8 Amazing things to do in Africa

It's time to get ticking off that bucket list

bachelorette parties in Hong Kong
Girls just wanna have fun!
Sport and Fitness
Alternative Hen nights for Fitness Fanatics in Hong Kong

We're talking pole dancing, Flyoga and even a spot of Burlesque

Take the sting out of travelling with kids with these tips!
Top tips for navigating an airport with kids

Your summer family travel sorted with tips from our expert travel blogger

Best places to travel
Will you be visiting Bhutan this year?
Beautiful Bhutan: Things to do, places to see, and foods to eat

With all the public holidays in Hong Kong this year have you thought about trying somewhere less tou...

Vietnam travel
Six Senses Main Swimming Pool
Getaways from Hong Kong: 4 Family-friendly Eco-chic Resorts

Grab the kids and explore this wonderful world we live in, eco-chic style!

when to clean your makeup brushes, when is it time to throw away eyeliner foundation mascara blush, when should I get a new eyeliner foundation mascara blush, when to throw away old makeup
When was the last time you cleaned your brushes?
Body and Style
HK humidity is coming, is it time to throw away your old make-up?

We give you the expiration dates for every beauty product – just in time for the Hong Kong summer!

Quick getaways from Hong Kong: 24 hours in Taipei

You've got 24 hours. Where will you go? What will you eat? We give you some recommendations here

City life made easy with our top apps..
Living in Hong Kong
Must have Smartphone Apps for Living in Hong Kong

Get connected in the city with these useful and essential apps

Hong Kong tailors
An eye for detail
Men's Tailors in Hong Kong

All you need to know about buying and getting a suit made at a tailor in Hong Kong