Sea Kayaking with Paul Etherington

There’s no better time to go exploring Sai Kung’s distinctive coastlines. Kayak and Hike Ltd expert, Paul Etherington puts his oar in. SK mag: How did you get into sea kayaking? Paul Etherington: I started kayaking...

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...

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...
Get fit in Sai Kung today

8 Ways to get fit in Sai Kung

Adele Rosi puts this year’s fitness trends through their paces.  Need help getting fit? Here are eight suggestions to help you get fit in Sai Kung 1. CrossFit Clearwater Bay-based personal trainer Warren Warner, who runs small...

Paddles up

You’ve no doubt heard the drumming of the practice sessions out on Sai Kung waters for the past few weeks, ahead of the team's big day on June 9. The national holiday, also known...

Top Cycle Tracks in the New Territories

Velodrome Hong Kong’s indoor velodrome is a world-class cycling facility. Located in Tseung Kwan O, next to the sports ground, 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Sarah Lee Wai-Sze trains regularly on the sloping track. Members of...

Hong Kong Zoological and Botanic Gardens

Talk to the animals at the Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens. The Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens is a breath of fresh air. Rambling down a steep slope in the middle of Central, this peaceful historic...

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...

A day in Sai Kung

Fab ways to spend your day   Breakfast of champions You won’t be left hungry with the breakfast portions at Jaspas. The restaurant serves up all-time favourite breakfast dishes including the Jaspas B.E.S.T which comes with all...

Top Yoga Classes in Sai Kung

The Yoga House Sai Kung-based yoga instructor Emma Linnitt hosts classes for up to 10 people almost every morning plus Tuesday evenings. Beginners are welcome, with classes modified according to the ability of its participants. Equipment such as mats 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...

Chasing Waterfalls in Ng Tung Chai

Take charge of the remaining summer season and head out to Ng Tung Chai waterfalls. A stone’s throw from the high rises of Tai Po, the Ng Tung Chai waterfalls are one of Hong Kong’s...

Climbing in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one of Asia's finest climbing destinations. Here are some indoor and outdoor destinations to go climbing in Hong Kong. Indoors Da Verm  Run by experienced climbers, Da Verm is one of the few indoor...
Let's Route Twisk again

Exploring Route Twisk

Hannah Grogan follows Route Twisk to the roof of Hong Kong. Route Twisk is a Hong Kong classic. It’s easy to get caught up in all the hikes of Hong Kong. The trails are numerous...
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Best Sports Classes in Sai Kung

Garden Farm Golf Centre Garden Farm Golf boasts 93 driving bays, a grass area for chipping, putting and teeing off, plus a free putting area for children. 8C Tseng Tau Village, Shap Sze Heung, Sai...

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...

Zip-line through Tung Lung Chau

Abseiling and zip-line novice Callum Wiggins jumps off a cliff. Tung Lung Chau is a mecca for people who like to scale walls. Whether climbing up, down, sideways or jumping between them, there is no better...

A Guide to Junk Trippin’

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...

Brazilian Football Academy in Sai Kung!

Brazilian Football Academy has announced that it is launching its popular football skills development programme for the first time in Sai Kung.The football skills development experience has been expertly designed for boys and girls aged 4-10 years and will take...

Hong Kong Wetland Park

Hong Kong Wetland Park.    I thought Hong Kong was a small place until I went to the Hong Kong Wetland Park. It’s in north Tin Shui Wai but, my, it seems a long way...
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Best restaurants with views in Hong Kong

Enjoy a bite to eat plus the best views of Hong Kong. Above & Beyond Hotel ICON’s signature Cantonese restaurant offers a fresh angle of Victoria...

Art month in Sai Kung

As art month descends into Hong Kong, we speak to the local artists to see what they have in store for art lovers. Peter Lo I’m relatively new...

A Sham Chung adventure

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