August 11, 2019What do you do when all the bad news gets you down? Do you laugh or do you cry? Or do you go off and find funny dog videos to watch online as Big Smile, No Teeth columnist Jason Godfrey did after the last week's incredibly depressing news cycle.
March 21, 2019Stepping into the unknown can be daunting for even the most seasoned traveller. But for solo female travellers especially, it’s a challenge that can be complicated by matters of safety while abroad.
That hasn’t stopped women from discovering the joy of solo travel. For those who are thinking of doing it for the first time,...
February 3, 2019No place celebrates Chinese New Year with as much ardour, glamour and flavour as Hong Kong. For nothing shy of a week, a buoyant mood pervades the city, as the locals engage in much merrymaking and a variety of festive events,
March 15, 2018Cathay Pacific will introduce a nonstop service from Hong Kong to Cape Town, South Africa, flying three times a week from Nov 13 this year to Feb 18 next year. The carrier already has daily nonstop flights to Johannesburg.
December 2, 2017Dream Cruises, a subsidiary of Genting Cruises, offers luxury and more exciting choices. Their latest ship, World Dream, recently sailed on its maiden cruise from Hong Kong, its home port.
December 1, 2017Many people conduct life in more than just their mother tongue, even if they do not make a conscious effort to immerse themselves in different languages.
“Many families are from multiple cultures and live in one that is not their own, potentially exposing children to different languages at the same time and from a very young age,”...
July 6, 2017Jo, a 16-year-old student in Hong Kong, opened an Instagram account in May to offer her services as a part-time girlfriend.
She’s trying to save HK$40,000 (RM21,996) to buy a clarinet, she says, and made HK$3,000 (RM1,649) in her first month. Jo meets clients, aged between 25 and 35, about twice a week at nighttime and during...