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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    History enthusiasts pull up a chair at Heritage Museum exhibition exploring the role of seating as a cultural artefact

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:30am by Jessie Lau

    ... Jessie Lau jessie.lau@scmp.com A museum exhibition explores the role of seating as a cultural artefact History enthusiasts pull up a chair Slightly faded and elegantly curved, the wooden ... the exhibition explores the role of chairs as cultural artefacts. It is part of a larger event on the theme of chairs at the museum called Please Have a Seat. Visitors can learn about the artistic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1537986/history-enthusiasts-pull-chair-heritage-museum-exhibition-exploring
  2. Lifestyle - Health - ALCOHOLISM

    Underage drinking fuels worrying trend in Hong Kong, amid lack of regulation

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:22am by Charley Lanyon

    ... Asian cultural norms of living at home until marriage and not drinking to excess mean that the proportion of underage binge drinkers here is lower than in cities in the United States and Europe. ... Shore and Rula Bula. One problem the Irishman is relieved he will no longer have to deal with is that of young teens slipping in for drinks. That’s because he has hired a private security firm ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1511128/teenage-binge-drinking-hk-becoming-headache-amid-lack-regulation
  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - RELATIONSHIPS

    Parents can help their children embrace third-culture identity

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 07:17pm by LORA LEE

    ... was that this relocation would be permanent. His relief was obvious and reminded me of how all these youngsters must feel about the constant moving, without a place to call home. In Third Culture Kids: Growing Up Among Worlds, authors David Pollock and Ruth Van Reden define a third culture kid (TCKs) as "a person who has spent a significant part of his or her developmental years outside ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1548806/parents-can-help-their-children-embrace-third-culture
  4. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - WINE OPINION DEBRA MEIBURG AND SARAH HELLER

    Wine Opinion: Menus tell of a culture taking root

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 09:20am by DEBRA MEIBURG SARAH HELLER

    ... of Chinese pairing food with wine, saying that Chinese drinking culture is not about pairing, but rather about community and, to paraphrase him, machismo. But Hong Kong wine lovers seem intent ... Debra Meiburg and Sarah Heller life@scmp.com Menus tell of a culture taking root Hong Kong is a metropolis built around trends and the question of whether wine is a passing fad lingers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/food-wine/article/1432025/wine-opinion-menus-tell-culture-taking-root
  5. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - FOOD

    Feast like a king: Modern restaurants seek to recreate Chinese imperial cuisine

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:09am by ISOBEL YEUNG

    ... proud of being a guest at the Tan family feast," says Wicky Tse Wai-kit, assistant professor from the department of Chinese culture at Hong Kong Polytechnic. Tan cuisine, which is notable ... at the University of Hong Kong's faculty of arts who writes about representations of food and drink in imperial literature, says that recent attempts to recreate imperial food are "at best ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/food-wine/article/1551105/old-world-order
  6. Lifestyle - Health

    Should you drink only when thirsty, or before thirst strikes?

    Posted May 27th 2014, 11:14am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson life@scmp.com Experts are divided on whether you should you drink water only when thirsty or before it happens. David Wilson sifts through the evidence Quaff licence Water ... advise only drinking when thirsty, in step with nature. Others champion frequent hydration ahead of thirst. Acupuncturist and general practitioner Liem Quang Le, who has worked with Olympic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1519664/should-you-drink-only-when-thirsty-or-thirst-strikes
  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Cultural exchange event shows conservation in Hong Kong and Penang has gone in different directions

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by Andrew Sun

    ... "Spotlight Hong Kong in Penang", a cultural exchange programme organised by the Fringe Club Hong Kong and held at venues on Penang Island and in George Town, offered some surprises. For a start, ... with a large Chinese population. These characteristics have dictated their unique architecture and cultural history. But in other ways they're nothing alike. Penang has a quarter of Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1531654/cultural-exchange-event-shows-conservation-hong-kong-and
  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - INSIGHT

    Insight: binge drinking on UK campuses alienates foreign students

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... now consider the drinking culture on British campuses an issue. It has even been highlighted as a minus point by guidance counsellors in Hong Kong international schools. Head teachers ... this was not their fault, but reflected the state of wider society and that student unions also encouraged alcohol-free activities. It takes initiative to work around the prevalent drinking culture and enjoy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1324465/insight-binge-drinking-uk-campuses-alienates-foreign
  9. Lifestyle - Books - CULTURE

    Book review: What Do You Pack? If You Are Never Coming Back, by Roberto Di Marco

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:16pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... in a remote village. It becomes his new home. He is finally able to free himself from the memories of his old life, thanks to the remoteness, subzero temperatures, and little to do in winter but drink ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1546501/book-review-what-do-you-pack-if-you-are-never-coming-back-roberto-di
  10. Magazines - 48hrs

    It's boom time for bourbon

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:14pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... The mixologist “For the last few years, American whiskey has been enjoying a boom worldwide; it is now experiencing a growth similar to vodka. It’s not just a drink any more; it’s a part of the culture ... barrel-aged corn whiskey – to give it its correct definition – seemed out of step with the times. The spirit favoured by Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack and the drink of choice of cowboys, outlaws ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1541763/its-boom-time-bourbon

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