Expat Living Hong Kong
Online shopping in Hong Kong: Plus-sized clothes and big shoe sizes

Get US mailing addresses with PacMe to shop for your favourite brands with reduced shipping rates

Win big in this citywide Easter egg hunt with foodpanda

foodpanda rewards lucky Easter egg hunters with dining vouchers across Hong Kong

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Hong Kong Rugby 7s, Rugby Sevens, womens sports in hong kong
Canada celebrate their victory in the 2014 CX HSBC HKWRS at Hong Kong Stadium
News
Hong Kong Rugby 7s: Play Rugby #LikeAGirl

It’s finally 7s week in Hong Kong, and no one is more fired up than the players themselves!

[VIDEO] Cathay Pacific’s 40 Years of Rugby Sevens

From 70s Flower Power to selfies, Cathay Pacific celebrates 40 years of the 7s in this video

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 Wan Chai

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

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

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

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

How to do the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens like a pro

From prep to South Stand, up your Sevens status with this handy little guide

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

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

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

Charity: Paint the Town Purple in support of Enlighten HK

March is Epilepsy Awareness Month - here’s how you can get involved and support the cause

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

Imagine throwing a dinner party here - Pokfulam apartment (#84402)
Property
Real estate news: Hot properties & apartment listings at low prices

Hong Kong Sotheby’s property advice for spring 2015 foresees price drops

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

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

Healthy beauty: Shopping for make-up with these tips

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

Hang with the cool kids
Fashion
We show off Jack Wills' spring/summer collection 2015

Ditch the puffy jacket with these wet weather wear winners from Jack Wills

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

French restaurants in Central, brunch Hong Kong, Easter brunch
Cocotte's U.S. Black Angus short ribs, Cajun spiced glaze, roasted baby carrots, red beets and pearl onions
Restaurants
Four Easter brunch options and cuisines for the holiday weekend

Do away with the traditional hotel brunch buffet this Easter and head to one of these restos

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

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?

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

Animals, beaches and wine galore - what's not to like?
Australia and New Zealand
Margaret River with kids: Full guide to family holidays fun

Jess Smit discovers that Western Australia's wine country is unusually child-friendly

Coffee news: Starbucks 星巴克 launches new Spring flavours

Starbucks Hong Kong likes their coffee like we like our men: sweet and bitter

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 and employ a maid

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

Cathy interacts with one of the gorgeous tiger cubs
Asia
Tiger Temple: The big cats of Thailand's Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua

Reader Cathy Ward discovered that the Buddhist monks care for over 124 abandoned tigers

BBQ in Soho, BBQ restaurants in Central, BBQ Hong Kong, barbeque Hong Kong, new restaurants in Soho
Smokey Joe's, the new American-style BBQ eats on Elgin Street
News
Restaurants and food news: Hong Kong’s best new joints

Best new BBQ, whiskey bars, Cantonese restaurants and more hit the HK foodie scene this month

Perfect brekkie recipes for smoothies & pancakes

Want a healthy start to your day? This month, EL readers share their favourite breakfast recipes

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
Cool gadgets: HTC M9, Samsung S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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

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.

For peace and quiet, head to Ubud in Bali
Tips
Travelling with babies: Mother-approved vacations

Planning your first trip with a baby or kids? Our panel of mums pick their favourite easy getaways

Our fancy two-bed villa
Asia
Family short break in Phuket: A long weekend at Mai Khao Beach in Thailand

Katie Roberts hits Anantara Vacation Club - the perfect villa holiday with kids

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

Skin care advice and tips for that healthy glow

We get some practical advice from our aesthetician skin expert on how to tackle skin issues

Pretty picture: This HK video captures our soulscape

We adore Victoria Burkina's love letter to our Fragrant Harbour in this 3-minute video

British restaurants in HK: We review Bread Street Kitchen

Brooke Chenoweth takes on a foodie hunt for authentic British in LKF at BSK

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

We chat to the Head Barista at Zai Fe about good coffee

Zai Fe’s Head Barista Katharine Law spills the beans about making great coffee

“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

Intercontinental Hong Kong, master chef, michelin-star, hong kong restaurants, culinary school, TST
Learn to cook like a professional chef with these culinary masters
News
Michelin-star chef skills at Cooking with Culinary Stars

The ultimate pro cooking class: Follow in the footsteps of Hong Kong’s master chefs

Check out this 2 minute drone video high above Hong Kong

We <3 HK! This 2 minute flight above our city takes your breath away

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

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

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

We wish we were greeted by this splendid view every day
Asia
A family adventure through Yangon, Bagan and Inle Lake

Danielle Rossetti travelled to The Golden Land with the kids for well-preserved culture

10 Great Private Kitchens in Hong Kong

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

Taipei 101, overlooking the city
Tips
An hour in Taipei: What to do during a pit stop here

If you're in the capital of Taiwan but are pushed for time, here's what to do...

How to sound like a wine expert in three steps

Impress a new partner or your boss with our easy guide

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!

Style MD & Founder of SENATUS talks fashion

Tailored and crisp are on SENATUS' Kien Lee lips as he talks mens fashion

Opening Ceremony's founders were inspired by a trip to Hong Kong
Fashion
Fashion: 16 online shopping websites and lifestyle blogs

EL’s Emily McCabe on her personal favourites when it comes to lifestyle and fashion sites

Testosterone: The most potent fat-burning hormone

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

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

trendy hotels in Hong Kong, alfresco dining, bars, cocktails, HK places to stay, hotels
Welcome to newly redesigned The Park Lane rooftop bar
News
The Park Lane Hotel Hong Kong gets a facelift

We visit Park Lane GM Luc Bollen for a glimpse into the new hotel upgrades for 2015