Blog - Hong Kong a la Carte

Urban Feng Shui

19 November 2018

Some of our guests believe they already know Hong Kong before they arrive. A private tour however always helps rediscover...

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Past blog entries

Chung Yueng festival

15 October 2018

This Wednesday we are celebrating the Chung Yueng festival which falls on the 9th day of the 9th lunar month....

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All you need to know about moon cakes in Hong Kong

24 September 2018

You only need to take one look at moon cakes to feel full and with the excessive publicity, full racks...

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Living typhoon Mangkhut

17 September 2018

In a previous post, we told you about typhoons, how they form and what they are. We shared the good...

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Typhoons in Hong Kong

14 September 2018

Experiencing a typhoon for the first time can be daunting in Hong Kong. But unless safety is at risk, we...

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Hong Kong high speed train

10 September 2018

On 23 September 2018, a new train station will open in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong section of the Express...

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Hungry like a Hungry Ghost!

24 August 2018

On the 15th night of the 7th lunar month – Saturday August 25 2018 – the Hungry Ghosts Festival is...

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Dried seafood trading in Hong Kong

11 August 2018

Ever wondered why there are so many dried seafood shops in Hong Kong, especially in Sheung Wan? This is because...

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Rural Hong Kong

7 August 2018

Hong Kong is famous for its skyscrapers and high-density districts but less so for its countryside. And it’s a pity...

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Sporty Hong Kong

17 July 2018

Whether a sports enthusiast or a beginner, Hong Kong is not only a megalopolis made of skyscrapers but also a...

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