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Cruisin’ in Style

Junk, derived from Chinese word ‘chuan’ in Putonghua, is a vessel that is a Hong Kong icon. While the junks have certainly smartened up, their old-world charm is enduring.

June 24, 2017

Breaking good

Snooker sensation Ng On-yee is on top of her game after claiming three major world championships this year. HK’s rising female sports star is all chalked up and moving to the head of the queue.

June 23, 2017

Make a splash

There’s no better way to escape the heat than a nice, cool dip in the pool. So, what are you waiting for?

June 21, 2017

Answering the call of the wild

As Hong Kong marks the 20th anniversary of the handover, it’s also commemorating the 40th year of the designation of its iconic country parks. Veteran hikers tell Sylvia Chang the parks have left an indelible mark on the city’s fabric and way of life.

June 16, 2017