Here’s another hotel that opened at the beginning of August, a little closer to home. The Ovolo Hotels group has just flung open the doors of a brand new hotel in Aberdeen: 100 Shek Pai Wan Road.
About half the rooms have sweeping sea views, and its South Side location makes it ideal for a...
Aug 9 2013 - 1:13pm
Where to stay
The next time you make the one-hour flight over for delicious guava- and beef noodle-filled goodness, consider staying in these delightful, diverse and charming hotel options:
Hotel Quote. Urban quirkiness done right. Hotel Quote is a small homegrown boutique hotel in downtown...
Aug 2 2013 - 12:00am
There were social networks before Facebook. While Friendster long ago died off and was reborn as a Malaysian-based gaming network, early social networking site ASMALLWORLD took an even more different—and more interesting—path. It’s now an ultra-exclusive, subscription-based travel...
Aug 1 2013 - 6:43pm
275. Trawling the malls and markets of Causeway Bay
276. The cool chaos of Mong Kok
A hive of street food, fast fashion, teenage punks and markets.
278. Luxury in Tsim Sha Tsui
A shopper’s paradise (or purgatory, depending on your worldview). Show your age and call it “Chimsy...
Jul 11 2013 - 7:52pm
Powerstation Travel Luggage Scale
Airlines are getting stricter than ever when it comes to carrying excess weight onboard. Plan to shop? Make sure your bags are within the limits for the journey home with this ultra-light weighing scale. $269
Jelly 5.1A USB Charger
Never be left with a dead battery...
Jul 8 2013 - 5:52pm
Available between now and the end of August, the deal also includes a buffet breakfast for two at Café bord de Mer, the hotel’s international all-day dining restaurant. The 325-room nautical-themed hotel also offers bootcamp classes, yoga, a day spa, a gorgeous pool, and—obviously...
Jul 8 2013 - 5:45pm
The “CX Holidays Signature World Collection 2013” is made up of a host of themed tours, suitable for just about every kind of traveler.
You could go truffle hunting in Piedmont or run a marathon at Mount Fuji. If you want to learn something on your holiday, there are also regularly...
Jul 8 2013 - 5:32pm
Though getting down and dirty in the party area of Kuta might be a draw for some travelers, the Intercon’s secluded grounds around Jimbaran Bay are a relaxing way to experience the island without straying too far from the action.
In this reclusive spot, you can skip the hordes of tourists and...
Jul 8 2013 - 5:14pm
Sure, you can have your boozy nights and high-stakes poker rounds in Macau. But if you’re bored of shuttling from casino to ATM to casino, HK Magazine’s risk-averse staff is here for you.
1. Savor serradura
Bored of all those Portuguese tarts? Go for Macau’s other quintessential...
Jun 28 2013 - 12:00am
Party kids, weep a neon tear. Seminal Bangkok venue Bed Supperclub is closing up shop after 11 years. The spaceship-shaped restaurant/bar/club was a sorely needed injection into Bangkok nightlife when it opened: but since then other, newer clubs have sprung up and robbed Bed of some of its grandeur...
Jun 11 2013 - 3:20pm