Strawberry picking in the New Territories

Go strawberry picking on Hong Kong's organic farms. There are 129 certified organic farms and producers in the territory (www.hkorc-cert.org), many of which welcome visitors. The fruit picking season starts in mid-November and finishes end...
Permaclub

Permaclub, the organic farming club

Meet Permaclub, the local gang exploring an alternative to Hong Kong’s waste heavy lifestyle. Stumbling across Permaclub is unlikely unless you know where you are going. Located at the bottom of Hang Hau Wing Lung Road in...

Defy the damp

Laura Paul of Healthy Living Asia, shares her top five natural tips for keeping your home clean and dry in humid weather. Mould We all know the consequences of pernicious mould. Distilled white vinegar is one...

Where to Buy a Christmas Tree

Despite a shipping crisis holding up deliveries, nurseries expect trees to be here before Santa. Cindy Florist Order Christmas trees (noble firs), wreaths and poinsettias from this popular town centre florist, Cindy Florist. Prices start at $1,200 for 5ft to...
farmers kitchen barbecue

Hong Kong barbecuing guide

Ultimate Hong Kong barbecuing guide What better way to enjoy your weekend than a laid back Hong Kong-style barbecue? And yes, it sure is possible folks to throw the ultimate barbie right here in Hong...

Lobster Bay

Beautiful Lobster Bay has segued from tiny village to upscale, architect-designed hot spot — with the stables to prove it.     A small but beautiful cove on the southern tip of the Clearwater Bay peninsula, Lobster...

The Giverny

Sai Kung magazine takes a peek around the award-wining development. The original Giverny - home of artist Claude Monet - is in northern France. But we reckon the great impressionist painter would have been very...

Sai Kung’s progress report

With Sai Kung already packed at weekends, Hazel Knowles seeks an update on the projects that will bring in yet more people. It’s midday on a sunny Sunday and Sai Kung is heaving. The car...
Marina Cove from above

Marina Cove

Guide to Marina Cove Kids love living in Marina Cove. That’s partly because there are so many of them, which means there’s always someone to play with after school and at weekends. But Marina Cove also...

Top 8 Organic Farms

Garden Farm Grow your own organic fruit and vegetables by renting an allotment from Garden Farm, with sizes varying from 36 sqft to 96 sqft and costing $600-$1,500 per quarter. Staff offer instruction on organic farming techniques...
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