Hong Kong

Emigrating
What Visa Options Are Available For Expats In Hong Kong?

Hong Kong has a separate visa and immigration policy from China. If you are traveling from Mainland China you will need to go through Immigration and have your papers/passports checked.

If you have the right to live or have land in Hong Kong then you do not need a Visa (d   more ...

Living
What Is Life Really Like For Expats In Hong Kong?

Hong Kong used to be considered a mecca for expats back in the day, but is that still the case? It’s no secret that the cost of living in Hong Kong   more ...

Helen Bannigan, Sai Kung

Who are you?

I’m a mom, wife, entrepreneur, culturalist, and a lifetime advocate of making the world a better place by following my passio   more ...

Living
How To Find The Right Neighbourhood For You In Hong Kong

Are you in search of the ideal neighbourhood in Hong Kong? Here, we explore the myriad options available in the city, providing an overview of the bes   more ...

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   more ...

Living
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 ...

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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Helen Bannigan, Sai Kung

Who are you?

I’m a mom, wife, entrepreneur, culturalist, and a lifetime advocate of making the world a better place by following my passions in life and sharing those passions with those around me.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

30 years   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 ...

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 ...