Outdoors - Expat Living Hong Kong
where to live in Hong Kong, Hong Kong homes, furniture, shopping, decoration, Hong Kong neighborhoods
Step inside 2nd gen expat Kate’s house at The Peak for design inspiration on furniture, art, antiques and vintage jewellery
  • 15 August 2014

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

Where to live in Hong Kong and where to shop for outdoor furniture in Hong Kong
Shopping for outdoor furniture in Hong Kong? Our picks for your patio or balcony furniture and accessories will wow you
  • 31 July 2014

Wait for it...the drop in humidity screams for outdoor living in Hong Kong, so let us point you to where to find outdoor furniture and accessories to enjoy that classic G&T

How to clean outdoor furniture
  • 19 November 2013

Garden furniture in need of an overhaul? From iron to teak and aluminium, we show you how to keep patio and garden tables, chairs and benches in tip-top condition

Gardening in Hong Kong: Seedling time
  • 7 October 2013

Jane Ram says that it is still not too late to sow seeds for most herbs and tender leafy vegetables plus many flowering annuals

Gardening in Hong Kong: Scented Plants
  • 13 September 2013

Jane Ram from the Hong Kong Gardening Society recommends fragrant flowers for every season

Gardening in Hong Kong: What to consider when choosing which tree to plant
  • 6 September 2013

The right tree in the right place adds balance and focus to a garden, so choose carefully says Jane Ram of the Hong Kong Gardening Society

Gardening in Hong Kong: Herbal Remedies
  • 4 August 2013

For garden owners and windowsill farmers alike, pot of fresh herbs or a modest bowl of home-grown potatoes can represent an immensely satisfying achievement, says Jane Ram of the Hong Kong Gardening Society

Gardening in Hong Kong: Preparing for Autumn
  • 8 July 2013

Jane Ram from the Hong Kong Gardening Society on how to take stock of your plants and decide what’s worth propagating, and what should be pruned or discarded

Gardening in Hong Kong: Ideas and inspiration for your outside space
  • 11 June 2013

Inspiration for gardeners can be hard to find in Hong Kong, so Jane Ram from the Hong Kong Gardening Society shows you where to look

Gardening in Hong Kong: What to plant when there's barely enough room to move
  • 20 May 2013

Jane Ram from the Hong Kong Gardening Society offers plenty of useful advice for aspiring green thumbs 

Gardening in Hong Kong: How to deal with pests in your garden this Spring
  • 25 April 2013

Recognise and remove unwanted pests in your garden before they become a major task, says Jane Ram from the Hong Kong Gardening Society