Supersize me

When it comes to property, size matters. And when it comes to New Territories houses, anything that breaks the mould of the now-mandatory 700 sqft footprint instantly stands out. Add a European-style pitched roof...

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...

A team effort

It takes a team to renovate a house – in this case, the Hong Kong rugby team. Well, three of them. When they bought this Mok Tse Che house, it was divided into three units....

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...
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...

An upside-down home

  Jessica De Borja visits an upside-down home in Dragon Lake Villa. As soon as you clap eyes on this three-storey, 2,700-square-foot house, you know there’s a pretty stylish mind behind it. The drama starts at...

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...
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Bike-sharing in the New Territories

Hong Kong’s first bike-sharing service launches Last month, GoBee.bike became Hong Kong’s first bike-sharing system. More than 1,000 bikes were spread out across Ma On...
High Island Reservoir

Sai Kung’s new heritage centre

High Island Reservoir heritage centre opens A heritage centre commemorating the villages submerged under High Island Reservoir will be opening soon along Mang Nin street...

PFS Fearless Dragon Charity Run

On April 30, around 1,500 runners will be making their way into Sai Kung’s Geological Park for the PFS Fearless Dragon Charity Run 2017....