Sheung Yiu Folk Museum and Village

Village Focus: Sheung Yiu

Take a visit to the hidden repurposed village, Sheung Yiu Although many have crossed the Pak Tam Chung barriers, few have ventured to the nearby Sheung Yiu Village. The Hakka village is located along the...

Keeping fit in the new year

Set yourself a meaningful challenge for the year ahead.  We’ve spoken to experts about how to get started and make long-lasting lifestyle changes.  We chat to Fitness guru Dayle Haigh-Smith from OUTDOOR Fitness What is your advice to get...

Adventures at Crooked Island

With its old cannons, temples and lovely beaches, Crooked is an island time warp. By Nigel Griffiths. There are 40-50 people on Crooked island otherwise known as Kat O, which is now part of Plover Cove...

Paddle Power

Rory Mackay kayaks around Sai Kung Country Park on his latest adventure.   Heres what is great about kayaking in Sai Kung: The beauty and diversity of Hong Kong’s landscape is simply stunning. Ideal during the...

Sai Kung Dragon Boat Festival Guide

Here be dragons – where to watch, and how to join Get ready for the drumming and thunderous cheers as the Dragon Boat Festival returns. Also known as Tuen Ng, the public holiday falls on...
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Village Focus: Tap Mun

Visiting Tap Mun (Grass Island)  Eric Ho visits the grassy island with two names. Tap Mun is located off the northeastern corner of the Sai Kung Peninsula, sat within the opening of Long Harbour. Tap Mun...

Australian Rules Football

As the season kicks off, Annie Wong scores a goal with Hong Kong Auskick. While Australian Rules Football remains most popular, unsurprisingly, in its country of origin, Australia, knowledge of the sport is starting to...

Blue Sky’s New Water Toys

There’s something in the water at Sha Ha Beach... Bryan Ng Yu-fung, owner of Sai Kung’s Blue Sky Water Sport, has been on a shopping spree and invested in a bunch of innovative new...

Village Focus: Tai Mong Tsai

Tai Mong Tsai: Barbecues, greenery and battlegrounds Tai Mong Tsai has become a favourite weekend destination for many families in Hong Kong. Situated along the southern edge of Sai Kung West Country Park, Tai Mong...
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Sport fishing in Hong Kong

Swapping tales with Hong Kong sport fishing captain, Kim Stuart Words by Hannah Grogan  Hong Kong sport fishing is easy to do. Says the Tail Chasers founder (a Hong Kong sport-fishing charters company) Kim Stuart, who has...

Interview with Escapades – Stefanie Hemshall

Founder of Escapade Sports, Stefanie Hemshall, tells us about her retail and other therapy.  Tell us a bit about yourself. I am German, my husband is English and we have three children aged between 10 and...

Junk food

Next time you go on a boat trip, drop anchor to eat at one of these Sai Kung yachtie favourites.  Yau Ley Sha Kiu Tsuen, High Island, 2791 1822, www.yauleyseafood.com.hk Everybody comes to Yau Ley. Sunny Sundays see...

A guide to Kwun Tong

What's going on over the hill? Exploring Kwun Tong. Kwun Tong and Kowloon Bay are on the up and up. The two areas have acquired a couple of snappy new monikers – CBD2 and Kowloon East – and...

Where to swim

Dive in, says Henry Hsiao. Here are our top places to swim this summer. The W Hotel The gorgeous rooftop infinity pool on the 76th floor of the W Hotel is one of the highest in...

Hong Kong’s sport fishing captain, Kim Stuart

Tales from Hong Kong sport fishing captain, Kim Stuart Tell me about yourself, what made you become a sport fishing captain?  I’ve been living on a boat for 12 years. I have two boats; a houseboat and...

How to get a boat licence

  You’ll need a Grade II Pleasure Vessel Operator’s Licence (PVOL) for boats up to 45 feet long, or the tougher Grade I for larger vessels. Getting a Grade II certificate means passing two multiple-choice...

Cliffjumping in Sai Kung

Cliff jumping at Sheung Luk Stream in Sai Wan Village Summer is here so take the plunge: Sheung Luk Stream in Sai Kung Country Park is one of the world's most photogenic spots for cliff-jumping. Full How...

Sai Kung’s best yoga studios

Whether you're a chaturanga pro or a complete yoga noob, here are some studios in Sai Kung that would be great to practice in! Yoga for LifeHeld at Tseung Kwan O Stadium, Yoga for Life...
Breakaway Junk Trips

Junk Tripping Guide

Summer is coming and why not spend a day out on the water? A junk trip combines lots of laughs, great food and healthy activity for the children.  Junk Hire Jaspa’s Junks Happy days if you’re organising a Jaspa’s...
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Hong Kong winter pools

Fancy a swim? Get your kicks at Hong Kong’s all-weather pools this winter. With the chilly Sai Kung public pool closed for winter, travel further afield to one of these all-weather Hong Kong winter across the...
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News from the Sai Kung Police (May 2017)

May Sai Kung police reports A heated dispute occurred in Sai Wan after a village chief accused a speedboat operator of damaging a fishnet. The...

Happening in Sai Kung this June

Sai Kung June Events What's happening around town this month? Read on to find out what Sai Kung June events are going on and what's...
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Join The Great Hong Kong Cleanup Day

Join the Great Hong Kong Cleanup Day Help build a cleaner Hong Kong and take part this September The Great Hong Kong Cleanup Day has just...