Expat Living Hong Kong
[VIDEO] Paint a pretty picture: Hong Kong video captures our dreamlike scene-scape

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

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

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'There aren't that many companies that can claim a higher brand loyalty than sport'
Business
How to invest in sport as an investment opportunity

Why your passion for sport could become an investment opportunity

British restaurants in Hong Kong: We review Bread Street Kitchen

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

Your guide to CNY traditions
News
CNY expat guide: How to celebrate Chinese New Year

Stop bumbling your way through the holidays and get up to speed with CNY traditions and customs

With such breathtaking scenery, how long you've been cycling almost becomes an afterthought
Asia
Cycling through China's countryside: A bike tour from Tibet to Nepal

For adventure seekers who want an unforgettable scenic journey, cycling on the friendship highway

“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: In the home of Bowerbird Home's founder

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

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

Spotting a family of elephants was the highlight of our safari at Udawalawe National Park
Asia
Southern Sri Lanka for families: Luxury teen-friendly beach break

Karin Galley-Dick finds plenty to do during her stay at Sri Sharavi Beach Villas

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

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

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 fabulous places to go to in 2015

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

Fortune is key for Chinese New Year horoscope predictions for the year 2015
News
A Prosperous Chinese New Year of the Goat: Chinese astrology predictions

Feng shui master & Chinese astrologer Clarice Chan gives practical advice in her horoscope forecast

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 to living here

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

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

Viper challenge obstacle course
Look at these guys go! I'm pretty sure the punch in the face (far right) wasn't intentional
Outdoors
Epic obstacle course in KL: Taking on the muddy Viper Challenge

Rachael Wheeler gets stuck into Asia's biggest - and happiest - obstacle course challenge

Property, HK, apartments, condos, real estate, new homes, lease, rent, buy
Editor's pick: Modernity throughout. We love the island!
Property
Real estate guide: New Year deals on Hong Kong homes

Real estate agent tips on finding discounts on apartments and homes this January

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 at a cafe open now

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

Keep the pacing up, guys!
Sport and Fitness
Running tips: Four common marathon mistakes to avoid

Former tri-athlete Ben Pulham tells how to avoid self-sabotage on race day, plus 8 do's and don't's

decorating, home decor, renovations, hong kong townhome, apartment, interior design
See how interior designer Sarah Bettle transformed this Sai Kung townhome
Decorating Ideas
This Sai Kung town home redesign oozes eclectic cool

See how expert designer Sarah Bettle transforms this renovated 4-storey town house

Thirsty Mud Hydrating Treatment by GlamGlow
Hair and Beauty
Shopping for face products: EL tests four skin-saving formulas

In need of a quick pick-me-up for your face? The EL team tries out masks for different skin types

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

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

Where to give blood: Stop the shortage and donate to Red Cross shortage

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

Don't think - just do
Sport and Fitness
Hitting the big time? 40 things to do before you're 40

Now's the time to tick off some important life stuff to celebrate hitting the naughty 40

Cashmere cardigan, Sandie Khoo
Fashion
Shopping: Cold weather style in chilly winter climates

Expat Living's picks for Hong Kong winter warmers

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

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 for the new year

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

Linda Lu, photography, Cheeky Monkey, cheetah, 5D Mark II and a 300mm lens with 1.4x extender, resulting in an actual 420mm shot (f/5.7, ISO 800, shutter speed 1/500)
On Safari
News
Photography tips: How to take great pics using these pro tips

We chat with Cheeky Monkey Photography found Linda Lu for tips on taking great photos

Reviews: Town, CWB's newest Hawaiian-European-Asian fusion restaurant

Kate Farr heads to Causeway Bay's new dining spot, Town

Just chillin in PoHo
Living in Hong Kong
The 8 most popular stories in 2014 on Expat Living Hong Kong

Thank you Hong Kong for making these our top 8 articles to read in 2014

Suit up! Our picks for men's tailors in HK for bespoke clothing

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

Online addiction: Dr Zaidi’s tips for when our Internet use is too much

A psychologist guides us legions of web addicts away from anti-social addiction

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

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...

Haywards names its bespoke rings afte the customers they are made for
Fashion
Bespoke jewellery: Designing the perfect custom made wedding ring

The Owner and Founder of Haywards of Hong Kong shares tips on creating bespoke rings

Testosterone: The most potent of fat-burning hormones

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

Style MD & Founder of SENATUS talks fashion for men

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

Angsana Lang Co Ultimate Spa Getaway Vietnam
Doesn't everyone dress up in traditional costumes on their girls' weekend?
Asia
Fab girls weekend holiday: We hit the Angsana Lang Co Vietnam Ultimate Spa Getaway

Online Editor Michelle and her pals spoiled themselves rotten with this unlimited spa vacay

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

Family travel to Nha Trang, Vietnam holidays for families, where to visit in Vietnam
Gorgeous Nha Trang beach
Asia
Vietnam travel break: Our family-friendly vacation itinerary

We pack up the fam for a trip to new luxury beach retreat Intercontinental Nha Trang

furniture, hong kong, decor, interior design, Horizon Plaza, ap lei chau
The new Bowerbirds: Madelin, Diana, Joey, Caro, Jac, Clinton, Ross and Philippa
Decorating Ideas
Founder Philippa of Bowerbird Home introduces her team

You've come a long way, baby! Founder Philippa reflects on three years in the home decor biz

Grand Deluxe Harbour Room
Living Here
Staycation: Escape 24 at Grand Hyatt Hotel Hong Kong

Play tourist for a day with Escape 24 – the 24-hour staycation at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong

Guide to Wanchai: An insider's take on life in Wan Chai

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

Restaurants: 10 Great Private Kitchens in Hong Kong

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

furniture, small, space, pok fu lam, office, design, interior designer, apartment, lighting, decoration, custom, pantry, storage, effective, wardrobe, pantry, cabinet
Retractable walls make small spaces large
Readers' Homes
Pokfulam pad: Creative interior design tips for smaller spaces

EL reader Cherie Wong shows us how to design for small space with clever, efficient storage ideas

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

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

The water villas W Resort have their own pool over the Great Barrier Reef. Incredible!
Travel
Five luxury hotel holidays from Hong Kong

If money is no issue and you're looking for something spectacular, take a look at these

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

Design and health: How feng shui is important in our home decor and layout

Suzhong Consulting shows us how to factor in feng shui for our own well-being

How to sound like a wine expert in three steps

Impress a new partner or your boss with our easy guide

Feng shui decorating with red in furniture and interior design

Suzhong Consulting’s Founder Susanne schools us on the significance of red in modern day feng shui

Restaurants in Hong Kong, Cantonese restaurant, Elgin Street, Soho, fusion restaurant, Asian fusion, Ho Lee Fook
Mom's mostly cabbage, a little bit of pork dumpling, Sacha chili sauce
Restaurants
Restaurants review: Ho Lee Fook's fusion Cantonese cuisine

Elgin St restaurant from Chef Jowett Yu is a winner on the new fusion restaurants scene

10 Great Private Kitchens in Hong Kong

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

EL's Guide to 20 Cheap Things to Do in Hong Kong today

At home today? We put together 20 things to do in HK to keep you active

Health, Dengue fever, Hong Kong, diseases in Hong Kong, Preventative measures,
Dengue fever can pose a real threat
Health and Medical
Dengue fever in Hong Kong: All you need to know

Despite Ebola readiness, dengue fever hits the Hong Kong scene

Digital domain: What happens to your online assets after you die?

In the digital era, there is an afterlife for your personal information and digital footprint

images, photo, photography, picture, memory, perfect, popular, favourite, shot
“Beach sisters” - Doan from Doan Ho Photography
Things to Do
5 Hong Kong photographers share their most popular photo images

We asked these HK photographers to reflect on their favourite images