Hong Kong

Health
A Guide To Hong Kong's Voluntary Health Insurance Scheme

What is the Voluntary Health Insurance Scheme, otherwise known as VHIS? As per the official statement, VHIS is a policy initiative implemented by the food and health bureau in Hong Kong to regulate individual indemnity hospital insurance products. Participation is voluntary,   more ...

Leisure
An Expat Guide To Socialising And Meetup Groups In Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one of the world’s most popular expat destinations. One estimate puts the population of internationally-born residents at nearly five p   more ...

Ben Zabulis, New Territories

It’s a bit of a standing joke in our circles that a few years of procrastination was brought to a timely end by that well-known film and TV actor Ia   more ...

Culture
Why Is Hong Kong So Attractive For Ultra-Wealthy Expats?

An autonomous province located on the Pearl River Delta, the sovereign state of Hong Kong is Asia’s gateway to China. On the surface, this island ci   more ...

Financial
How Living Like A Local Can Save You Money In Hong Kong

While Hong Kong is one of the world's greatest cities for expats to move to, news that expat packages are falling in value is not good for those who l   more ...

Places & Locations
The Best Places To Live In Hong Kong

Moving to a new location to live is an exciting prospect, but at the same time, it can also be daunting. One of the most crucial steps associated with   more ...

Hong Kong - One of the most vibrant expat destinations, Hong Kong buzzes with life. Eat well, shop well, and enjoy public transport at its most efficient. For a little tranquillity, escape to Victoria Peak or go hiking on peaceful Lamma Island.


 

 
  
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Ben Zabulis, New Territories

It’s a bit of a standing joke in our circles that a few years of procrastination was brought to a timely end by that well-known film and TV actor Ian McShane. You see, whilst enduring a wintry spell in Nottingham, England, we had taken to watching repeats of the series Lov   more ...

Stewart McKay, Yau Ma Tei (Kowloon)

Who are you?

My name is Stewart, and I am an English teacher currently living in Hong Kong. I'm originally from the UK.

[b]Where, when an   more ...

Mary Tod, Hong Kong

Who are you?

My name is Mary Tod. For thirty years I worked in the information technology and consulting industries in various roles includi   more ...

Angelina Draper, Hong Kong

Who are you?

Angelina Draper, life long expat born in what was Jugoslavia to an Irish mother and Jugoslav father. First an expat child, then   more ...

Christine Navin, Hong Kong

If you've never been to a wet market in Hong Kong, you are more than welcome to tag along with me. Loosely translated, a wet market is a catch-all phr   more ...