For more than half a century, Tung Hing has been churning out fishballs from the same spot in Kennedy Town.Read More
The place in Kennedy Town to go to for hearty, no-frills dim sumRead More
A dim sum restaurant, a cha chaan teng (Hong Kong-style cafe), and a fishball shop. These three family businesses have been operating in Kennedy Town for several decades. Faced with challenges such as increasing operating costs, competition, and changing customers’ preferences, will they continue past the current generation?Read More
Just as the bad things in life shall pass, so do the good stuff. Life is too short to be fussing about things that do not matter.Read More
Reflections from an overnight train ride from Hong Kong to Shanghai and a high-speed rail journey along China’s eastern territoryRead More
How many people notice or read a lengthy image caption on Instagram? Why should I bother to write them?
Because I care.
One of the perks of living in Hong Kong is the easy access to pristine, rustic nature. Recently, we hiked up to Jardine’s Lookout and Mount Butler and were greeted by breathtaking views of the territory.Read More
I enjoy uncovering everyday stories and talking to strangers. Dense urban cities fascinate me as there are many stories hidden within the concrete buildings and others waiting to be discovered in the streets.Read More
It started as an ethnological experiment. I wanted to understand the bewildering fever that had rendered adults into mobile-wielding zombies hunting for imaginary monsters superimposed onto the real world. My Pokémon GO addiction crept up on me. What had began out of curiousity soon occupied almost every idle moment.Read More