Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Think Asia Think Hong Kong

HKTDC’s conference in New York was on 6/11 Tuesday, LA on 6/14 Friday. A little advice: bring your own breakfast and lunch. Oh, don’t forget coffee and water too. The main meeting hall at Hilton (6th Avenue at 53rd Street) … Continue reading

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The World of Suzie Wong

Ha, the night clubs and bars. The buffet on the 4th floor is rather quite and enjoyable. Karaoke on 3rd floor is spacious. A Chinese supermarket on the street level. Auntie Ling didn’t own shampoo at home. She’d go to … Continue reading

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张国荣 – 风继续吹

Leslie Cheung

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Xie Xide 谢希德

Hong Kong, April 2nd, 1983 She came to Hong Kong and one of her former student and a friend of mine acted as the host .. .. After dinner, the student agreed to finance her son’s education in the USA. … Continue reading

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Sevva by Bonnie Gokson

Everyone in Hong Kong knows about Bonnie Gokson’s family, one of the city’s most privileged: her sister is well-known fashion designer Joyce Ma, her grandfather was the founder the Wing On department store. Her grandpa Allan Gokson had purchased the … Continue reading

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净觉寺, 东阿县臬上村

东阿县臬上村 (Nieshang Cun) temple 净觉寺 1 of 5 temple 净觉寺 2 of 5 temple 净觉寺 3 of 5 temple 净觉寺 4 of 5 temple 净觉寺 5 of 5

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Last night in HK

I got to stay with Auntie Jennie before leaving. Her swimming pool is awesome. It opens 4 times a day, 6 days a week. I went for a swim late in the night and the pool was empty. Two young … Continue reading

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Protected: At the concert with Jennie

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HKPO 港樂

I had the luck to 香港管弦樂團 Yellow River concert in Hong Kong, conducted by Lü Jia 呂嘉. Don’t know if they play it for every performance or just because October 1 – the Chinese National Day is approaching, they asked … Continue reading

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Midnight snack 宵夜

Some likes to call it supper or 消夜. In any case, it’s very Hong Kongish, the last or first meal of the day, after dinner. It usually starts after 10pm, last well into the 1 or 2am, the wee hours.  … Continue reading

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Protected: Scarlet fever 猩红热

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I Left My Heart in San Francisco

How could I not to?! I’ve been to SF many times. On my first visit from Hong Kong, one of my cousins who owned a trinket store at Fisherman’s Wharf said to me .. pick anything you want. I took … Continue reading

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Coit Tower

1 Telegraph Hill Boulevard San Francisco, CA 94133 (415) 362-0808 Golfer made his family walk, walk and walk .. do our legs meant to walk? We walked from our hotel in down town Embarcadero Center to Fisherman’s Wharf for lunch, … Continue reading

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Insurance

Insurance industry in US is something to be reckoned with. Something very special. Let’s start with health. With a very able man Rahm Emanuel as his Chief of Staff – because he could get things done – Obama has to … Continue reading

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Hong Kong in 1946

Hong Kong in pictures, back then.. Nothing beats the black and white photos. Forever simple and elegant. ~ Hong Kong in 1946

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Comparisons of Hong Kong Scenes

港島照片新舊對照 Old/new Hong Kong Island pictures on flickr

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Is China the Next Enron?

By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN Published: January 12, 2010 Taipei, Taiwan Reading The Herald Tribune over breakfast in Hong Kong harbor last week, my eye went to the front-page story about how James Chanos — reportedly one of America’s most successful … Continue reading

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Hong Kong newspapers 香港報紙列表

資料來自 Wiki: 蘋果日報 東方日報 太陽報 明報 星島日報 成報 香港經濟日報 信報財經新聞 南華早報 South China Morning Post 都市日報 頭條日報 Am730 英文虎報

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