Expat Living Hong Kong
Mother's day spa treatments in Hong Kong, wellness
Let Sense of Touch pamper Mum
News
Mother’s Day ideas: Spa treatments and brunch picks for Mum’s special day

Make Mum’s day by spoiling her with treatment fit for a Queen this year

Interview with the author: Marek Lenarcik is an expat elsewhere

We chat with Polish expat Marek Lenarcik about his book about life in Myanmar

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Cozy up to an evening here in this gorgeous Clearwater Bay home
Readers' Homes
Interior design: Peek inside this Clearwater Bay home showcase

El reader Sarah says it's all about the details in her Hong Kong home

An eye-catching sports car that's both safe and speedy
Living Here
Luxury cars: Ted Macauley test drives the Porsche 911 Cabriolet

The Porsche 911 Cabriolet is a stylish and stealthy ride

Perfect baby bump selfies at the Nam Hai infinity pool
Travel
Travel news: Discounted luxury hols, Kids Clubs & babymoons

Flip through the latest ideas and news for travel discounts and sales on holidays worldwide

Restaurants in Soho and Kowloon: What's making news

New launches and celebrations of stalwart success are what's hot on in Hong Kong dining

Indonesia family holiday paradise: Sulawesi

Looking for a unique vacation with the kids? Check out the untouched paradise of Bunaken

This month's e-edition is waiting! Hit the box and flick through EL HK for free

China: Tibet, Beijing, Xi'an, Yunnan and the Silk Road

Hidden gems in China from the Silk Road in Gansu Province, to the mountains of Tibet

Best vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong, best vegan restaurants in Hong Kong, Buddhist, mock meat, veggie restaurants
Wine and Dine
The 18 best vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Hong Kong

Veggie or vegan? You don't need to be a nut to crave the best healthy food in Hong Kong

Personal management: Caroline B gets the job done

Problem solver Caroline B is more than a concierge service, sorting your tasks to make life easier

Pregnancy and postnatal fitness: Healthy tips to stay fit

Matilda Hospital’s physiotherapist Brenda chats how to bounce back after the birth of your baby

We chat with Woodland Pre-Schools' Ina-Lester Smith

Ina-Lester Smith talks Montessori curriculum, British schools and ten years of expat life in HK

Le French GourMay Hong Kong is the premiere Midi-Pyrenees food and wine from France
Oooh la la, le cassoulet!
News
Get ready for Le French GourMay with our food guide

The largest and most famous region in France is the star of Le French GourMay this May

shopping deals in Hong Kong, where to shop, used clothing, charity
Find great deals at the YWCA Spring Bazaar shopping frenzy
Shopping
Shopping bazaars and fairs: The YWCA Spring Bazaar 2015

Where can you shop for stylish sweet deals in Hong Kong? Head to YWCA’s annual fair

Stress test: 10 tips to learn how to identify panic attacks

Dr Zaidi of Mind N Life gives us her tips on dealing with stress and feeling good

Mauritius resorts: Club Med beach holiday off the Indian Ocean

Natalie Whittell explores the gorgeous island of Mauritius during a spectacular stay at Club Med

More gadgets: Awesome tech toys and gift ideas for for men and boys

There's been a lot on the market lately. Here's what men want (and what you should buy)

Interior design: Shopping for kitchens and bathrooms furniture and accessories

Get inspired to recreate these looks in the kitchen and the bathroom

Budget travel and cheap holidays in Asia
Funky retro-inspired finishes at Muntri Mews
Asia
Inexpensive (and totally do-able) weekend getaways from HK

Truth: We love to travel. Here's how you can do it too whilst being friendly to your bank account

Hong Kong dining, French cuisine, French restaurant in Wan Chai, wine guru, wine enthusiast, French bistro near Central
Blink and you'll miss it!
News
Reviews: French restaurant Le Bistro Winebeast in Wan Chai

Brooke Chenoweth visits Wan Chai's tiny 10-seater French bistro

Delightful aerial view of Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru
Asia
Maldives: Our stay at island resorts Angsana Ihuru and Banyan Tree

Verne Maree's sensational holiday to the Maldives sister island resorts by Banyan Tree

Get back to work! Top 10 quotes on work and jobs

Our top 10 funny, inspiring and all too relatable quotes about the working world

Property in Clearwater Bay, living in Tai Hang Hau, neighbourhood watch, Hong Kong
Wish you were here?
Property
Clearwater Bay: Our insiders guide to living in Tai Hang Hau

Hong Kong resident Ally Smyth gives us the details on what it's like to live in Clearwater Bay

Check out the luscious courtyard!
Asia
Family holidays: The best child-friendly resorts in Asia

Planning a short break with the young'uns in tow? Check out our favourite kid-friendly villas

SoHo singing class in Hong Kong, My Musical Studio
Tricia Buser and her family
Business
Interview: Stage Performance and singing lessons in Hong Kong from Tricia Buser

What’s it like to be theatre royalty? We spend 10 Minutes with Tricia

Check out our picks from Tequila Kola for living rooms

Need to spruce up your living room? Tequila Kola has plenty of elegant, modern options

Dining room furniture: Where to go shopping for stylish dining

Tips on how to create a fashionable dining area for dinner parties or meals together

health, fitness, training, marathons, paris marathon, running
Consider a marathon for your next holiday
Sport and Fitness
Four health and fitness vacations to keep stress at bay

Adrenaline junkies! Take an active holiday with these sports and fitness vacation ideas

10 Great Private Kitchens in Hong Kong

Part one in our roundup of best speakeasy dining in Hong Kong

Volunteering and Charity fundraising: Escapade, Polkadot Boutique, Zenvara, House of Kamal, Edge of Desire, Desert Diamonds, Day with Fe, Dirty Dog, and Phat Shack
Support Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation with Sai Kung Pink Ladies
News
Philanthropy news: Support these 3 women’s causes

Feeling charitable? These three fundraisers will help to support women

The colourful streets of Hanoi
Asia
Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, two great cities to visit in Vietnam

The best accommodation, restaurants, art galleries and more in Vietnam's buzziest cities

A Hong Kong social guide for expats

Bruce Cairnduff gives his thoughts on what it means to be a Hong Konger

A friendly giraffe drops in for breakfast
News
Top 10 African safaris with kids: Adventure family travel holidays

Get up-close and personal on safari with these amazing spots in Africa's grasslands

Sai Kung green living: We step inside this eco-friendly home

Jude Bailey show us her love of life and home in this month's home feature showcase

villa, luxury property, bali, phuket, sri lanka, reservations, how to book a villa, elite havens
Pandawa Cliff Estate
Tips
How to book a villa in Bali or Phuket: An easy how-to guide

We asked Jon at Elite Havens for tips on booking the perfect luxury villa holiday

Apple Watch gadget and smart watch wearables for sale in Hong Kong. Where to buy Apple Watch in Hong Kong and Shenzhen.
Feeling blue? This Apple Watch could be a reason why
News
5 reasons why we’re not buying the Apple Watch in Hong Kong

So, the Apple Watch may be on backorder, but we aren’t interested in putting a ring on it

boutique hotels in Singapore, Sofitel, orchard road hotels, where to stay in singapore
A boutique Sofitel hotel in Singapore? Yes, please
Asia
Singapore: Three cool new boutique hotels in the Lion City

Shamus Sillar checks into three of the most recent arrivals to see what they have to offer

Chiang Mai is all about the food
Tips
Northern Thailand: Chiang Mai's Muay Thai, cooking and more

It's never too late to learn - why not pick up some skills in the hills of Chiang Mai?

Romantic holiday at Maldives on the private island of Baros

Amy Greenburg checks out of reality and into Baros Maldives for the ultimate beach getaway

Take the stress out of jabs
Tots and Toddlers
Kids' vaccinations: the ins and outs of travel jabs

Advice from doctors on the travel jabs and injection schedules for children in Hong Kong

A temple in Little India (photo: Gaelen, Flickr Commons)
Asia
Singapore: Ultimate guide of things to do in Singapore

Planning a trip to Singapore? Read on for fun, scenic and unique things to do around the island

Living in Shatin Heights, where to live in HK, choosing an apartment in Hong Kong
Sunrise over Tai Wai, New Territories
Neighbourhoods
Where to live in Hong Kong: Tai Wai insider’s guide

Shatin Heights resident Amy Overy takes us inside her favourite parts of life in Tai Wai

Avoid amah drama when looking to hire a maid

For some of us, being able to employ a domestic helper is one of the best things about living here

romantic menswear, fashion, what to wear for Valentine's Day, what to wear Chinese New Year, Hong Kong
Every girl's crazy about a sharp-dressed man
Fashion
Dandy style guide for men: 6 handsome looks for gentlemen

Every girl’s crazy for a sharp-dressed man. So dress like one.

Healthy beauty: Shopping for make-up with these tips

Expert tips on looking natural, plus our favourite face-enhancing beauty products

Restaurants in Wan Chai: The Pawn
The house-made ricotta with olive oil, dried herbs and balsamic
Restaurants
Dining reviews: Steaks and pub-grub at The Pawn

Brooke Chenoweth puts The Pawn to a taste test for pub food dining

Where to give blood: Donate to Red Cross HK

It’s easy, it’s quick, and you’ll do a lot of good by donating blood to Hong Kong Red Cross today

Hong Kong news: technology, smartphones, gadgets, mobile world congress, best phones on the market
Isn't it time for a new smartphone?
Business
Gadgets: Samsung S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Shopping for the best smart phone? These three gadgets give all others a run for the money

“I commissioned George Raftopoulos to create something for the back wall and I couldn't be happier with the result.”
Readers' Homes
Tai Tam showcase: Home of Bowerbird Home's founder

Furniture choices and frequent redecoration is the mantra in Philippa Haydon's home

bucket list, travel, festivals in 2015, cultural tourism, bagan, myanmar, burma, family travel
I believe I can fly! Balloons over Bagan's hot air balloon flights look amazing
News
Culture travel bucket list: 10 fab places to go in 2015

Our Online Editor’s ultimate wish list for int'l travel and culture destinations around the globe

Taj Express Highway/Yamuna Expressway
The road to Delhi, Taj Express
Tips
India with kids: Our road trip guide to Agra, Delhi and Jaipur

Long weekend? Check out our road trip through India guide for your travel itinerary and get planning

The famous HK light show
Business
City guide to Hong Kong: Doing business in HK

How others make the most of trips to Hong Kong when drafted in for meetings

Restaurants in Wan Chai, Jason Atherton, British restaurants, Brit cuisine, dinner in Hong Kong
Jason Atherton's foray into Wan Chai, 22 Ships
Restaurants
British restaurants in Hong Kong: We review 22 Ships

Emi Finch heads to the “practically local” tapas restaurant in Wan Chai

Global tea consumption grows by about four percent each year
Business
Investments: Why this storm in a teacup creates opportunity

More entrepreneurs are turning to tea as an investment to make good business

Travelling can be as cheap as you want it to be
Tips
5 tips on how to travel the world for free

It is possible! Here are five ways to get around the world for next to nothing

Night view over Makati, Manila's business district
Business
Manila city guide: Expert tips for doing business here

Former Manila resident Oliver on office etiquette, where to eat, must-see areas, visas and more

Guide to Wanchai: An insider's take on life here

Interior designer and property renovator Jo Gray takes us inside her 'hood

Guide to Shanghai: Things to do and how to do business

Heading to Shanghai? Here are expat Lorna's top tips for doing business there

Testosterone: The most potent fat-burning hormone

Health and fitness expert Alexa Towersey talks hormones in the last in a series of articles

Suit up! Our picks for men's tailors in Hong Kong

You can't go wrong with our picks for tailor made suits and clothes for men

coffee in hong kong, sheung wan cafes, where to find coffee in hong kong
Once your morning sugar rush wears off, head to Elephant Grounds
News
Coffee, stat! Our guide to get your caffeine buzz now

Need a jolt of energy? We know where you can find coffee at this hour. You’re welcome!