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Catch some zzzzz's in this Shinto Bedroom by Tequila Kola
Shopping
Furniture inspiration: Rentals, sales, and finding the right antique, mattress, curtain design and carpets

Discover what’s new in eye-catching designs and inspiring ideas in shopping for furniture this Fall

Films: 10 great movies out in cinemas this summer

Here’s our pick of this month’s happenings on the big screen - from Guardians of the Galaxy to Sin C...

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School advice: 6 tips to squash stress for kids settling into kindergarten and primary school

Easy Peasy Services’ Kathryn Sly shares her advice to eliminate the pressure of adjusting to school

Spotted! British Chamber of Commerce Annual Ball

400 members of the British business community came together at the Grand Hyatt for the British Chamb...

Justin Timberlake brings sexy back to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
News
Viral video ALS Ice Bucket Challenge inspires Hong Kong entrepreneurs

Getting soaked for a good cause makes its way to our Fragrant Harbour

Belinda's Avocado Crunch
Recipes
How to make super healthy (and quick!) snacks for under 200 calories

There is such a thing as a fast, easy snack that isn't bad for you (honest)

Furniture: Finding the right sofa, chair, bed, table, wardrobe and more is all it takes to make the right statement

Suzanne Harrison shows us interior design tips on how to give your home that “wow” factor

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

Fitness: Ryze Ultimate Trampoline Park opens in Quarry Bay and has us bouncing off the walls

Hong Kong’s first trampoline park, Ryze Ultimate, opened in Quarry Bay this weekend

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 health nut to crave the best vegetarian, organic, vegan and ...

Utterly unique short breaks from Hong Kong: Thailand, Philippines, Bali and more

From private islands in Manila (HK$526!) to treehouses in Ubud (HK$679!), here are five brilliant tr...

Home for rent in Tai Tam, home for sale, water views, garden, hills, triplex, luxury home for rent in Hong Kong, Hong Kong homes
3 bedroom home on the water for rent and for sale, Tai Tam
Property
Real estate guide: August Hong Kong homes and property to rent and buy

Real estate agent Letizia Casalino of Hong Kong Sotheby’s International Realty gives us tips on the ...

neighborhood property Hong Kong homes HK property trendy style fashion Wong Chuk Hang Aberdeen
Wong Chuk Hang is HK's next style hub
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods: Why Wong Chuk Hang is HK's next style hub

We explore Hong Kong up-and-coming south side neighbourhood, Wong Chuk Hang

Sex on the brain: How stress can spoil your sex life

According to research, stressed out folks are having crap sex. Well, we can't have that, can we?

Health and fitness tips: You need more than the gym to lose the love handles says expert Alexa Towersey

The third in a series of articles by health and fitness expert Alexa Towersey that explores your bod...

Spotted! Australia Association of Hong Kong 60th Diamond Anniversary Ball

Over $70,000 worth of diamonds from Ryder Diamonds, return airfares to Australia from Qantas, and wi...

Step inside 2nd gen expat Kate’s house at The Peak for design inspiration on furniture, art, antiques and vintage jewellery

Interior design-trained EL reader Kate Wilson shows us her drool-worthy Hong Kong home at The Peak

Showcase: Take a peek inside this stunning, spacious Sai

See Catherine Lajeunesse's home overlooking Emerald Bay in Hong Kong

Shopping for gadgets in Hong Kong: Our summer round-up

Whether you're a photographer, swimmer or movie geek, here's our pick of the coolest gadgets in HK's...

Discovery Bay Hong Kong restaurants Figos on D'Deck oceanfront dining from Castelo Concepts
Farmhouse bacon cheeseburger
Wine and Dine
Restaurants: EL reviews new Discovery Bay neighborhood eatery Figos

Father-daughter team Karl & Sophia Woodbury review Figos, the new waterside restaurant at DB's DDeck

Beijing
Tips
7 travel picks for Asia travel holidays with kids: Family-friendly city breaks

We asked Aimee Chan from suitcases&strollers to unpack some of the best cities to visit in Asia with...

Where to live in Hong Kong and where to shop for outdoor furniture in Hong Kong
Barbara Barry collection for McGuire, Altfield Interiors, 2524 4867, altfield.com.hk
Outdoors
Shopping for outdoor furniture in Hong Kong? Our picks for your patio or balcony furniture and accessories will wow you

Summertime screams for outdoor living in Hong Kong, so let us point you to where to find outdoor fur...

Hair care and beauty treatment for summer with keratin for black hair and other types of hair restoration
Manage your mane this summer with these great tips from the experts
Hair and Beauty
Beauty: Hair treatments and top tips on how to look hot in the heat

The Strand’s latest deep-conditioning hair treatment is better than Brazilian blowouts

Ko Tao, Thailand
Tips
Thailand: All you need to know - from visas to weather

Travelling to Thailand from Hong Kong? Check out our guide ahead of your holiday

Invest in Hong Kong iBond today: Finance guide on how to invest in Hong Kong’s retail government bond market

Despite the threats of Occupy Central movement and recent downgrade of the Hong Kong property market...

Home in Pokfulam: Interior design and renovation for space and storage to create the perfect aesthetic

Our Hong Kong homes showcase of EL reader Lucy McLennan’s apartment in Pokfulam shows us perfect int...

Transport department and MTR issue new MTR City Saver card to save commuters more money in their transportation logistics on the Hong Kong MTR
Get one of these into your hot hands soon
Living Here
Thank you Transport Department! The new MTR City Saver Card gives our commute logistics this summer a discount

Transportation just got cheaper with the MTR City Saver Card, priced at $400 for 40 journeys within ...

Escape the "bubble" and discover the unique traditions of HK
Living Here
Hong Kong's major festivals of 2014

Culture vultures! With our rundown of Hong Kong’s major festivals and celebrations for 2014, there’s...

Hong Kong air pollution, sorted! Eating broccoli is the answer to detox airborne pollutants

A recent study proves that eating broccoli can help the body eliminate pollutants in the body

Hong Kong homes: Mid-levels neighbourhood living in EL Reader Maria Khan’s contemporary design apartment

Reader Maria Khan invites us into her Mid-levels apartment, showing us the interior design, furnitur...

Running: Zombie Run for Your Lives HK 5K race date set for October 2014 in Hong Kong

West Kowloon sets the scene for zombie apocalypse obstacle run in Run For Your Lives HK this October

How a wedding party at McDonald’s has become the goal for your dating relationship in Hong Kong

McDonald’s engagement parties, wedding parties, bridal showers and more are trending in Hong Kong

10 Great Private Kitchens in Hong Kong

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

Is stress making you fat? Health and fitness expert Alexa Towersey discusses body fat and the relationship with health and hormones

Losing weight and having a flat stomach is made easier with health and weight loss tips from expert ...

Sai Kung, Hong Kong property, friendly neighborhood, insider guide to Sai Kung, Hong Kong
Louey McWilliam takes us around her 'hood, Sai Kung
Neighbourhoods
Hong Kong Neighborhoods: An insider's guide to living in Sai Kung and its laid-back community

Sai Kung resident Louey McWilliam gives us the lowdown on living in the Hong Kong neighborhood known...

Deco cushion in three colours, $699 each, flamingo cushion, $499, Indigo Living, 2555 0540, indigo-living.com
Homes
Shopping for home decor: This season's must-have living room items

Peek inside this season's living room furniture and accessories to turn your lounge into a haven

kids furniture, beds, wardrobe, shopping for kids furniture in Hong Kong, children's toys, wallpaper, and decoration, shops in Hong Kong
Children’s fabric and wallpaper collection, Pierre Frey, Altfield Interiors, 2524 4867, altfield.com.hk
Homes
Our shopping guide to where to buy kids furniture in Hong Kong makes shopping for kids beds and wardrobes cute and functional

Little spaces get functional when we go shopping for kids furniture in Hong Kong

Hong Kong woman business leader entrepreneur school
Julie Stockdale, Hong Kong woman entrepreneur of Sqooll.com
Business
3 top women entrepreneurs share their tips for business opportunities in Hong Kong

Business strategies made easy by Hong Kong’s new breed of successful entrepreneurs

20 of our favourite cookery schools in Hong Kong

From Thai and Indian, to baking and cooking classes for kids, we put on our aprons to track down the...

Restaurants and new restaurants Hong Kong, Dining Concepts, buffet Hong Kong, new restaurants in Kowloon, Toro Latin Steak House
A whopper of a catch! The Mexican Beach Campfire Whole Barramundi
Restaurants
Restaurants and reviews: New restaurant Toro Latin Steak House & Gastro Bar in Kowloon

Karl Woodbury samples one of Kowloon’s new restaurants in this month’s The Taste Test

Hong Kong pollution in need to environmental protection from global warming
Hong Kong pollution creates an ethereal effect on the skyline
Living Here
Hong Kong Pollution: How the haze affects every breath you take

What's being done about the rising Air Pollution Index at home in the age of global warming

Forget your travel agent: 6 train facts from Orient Express on luxury Asia travel for your holiday vacation

Hop on board a luxury Eastern & Oriental Express train to experience the dazzling landscapes of Sout...