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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Postcard: London

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 11:32pm by James Mottram

    ... based on the book by Cheryl Strayed, a former heroin addict who, after a violent break-up, decides to reboot her life- by hiking the 1,700km Pacific Crest Trail that runs along the west coast ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health

    Hot pursuits: Hong Kong's country parks are the place to be

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... 30 countries, says race organiser Steve Brammar. The first race in 2011 had 250 participants. But not everyone runs; leisure hiking is also on the rise. Local hiking tour company Walk Hong ... in the world so it is no wonder that people want to get out and enjoy it," says Keith Noyes, race director of King of the Hills, a series of off-road races held since 1984. Hiking and trail ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health - FIT & FAB

    Fit & Fab: Katie Hogue

    Posted May 06th 2014, 11:59am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Solutions. She also runs her own sun cover-wear business, Suncreme. True to her New Zealand roots, Hogue hikes, plays netball and practises yoga. She shrugs off the pain she experienced while completing the Barclays MoonTrekker 40-kilometre race last year with a broken toe. Only three weeks later, she hiked the 100-kilometre Oxfam Trailwalker. "I feel when you're able-bodied, ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Turning junk into gold: Business booms for Hong Kong vintage goods collectors

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Elaine Yau

    ... furniture and cutlery mean a lot to me." He says he has a dream to turn his house into a mock police station or government staff quarters from the old days. Dhillon often hikes in the New ...

  5. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Ditch the heels, flats are the big trend for summer

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:36am by Divia Harilela

    ... with Birkenstock on a deluxe pair in pastel pink and decorated with silver studs. Another popular alternative offered on the catwalks is the orthopaedic-looking hiking sandal, complete with rubber soles ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Meet the snake-savers: How two men have spent decades rescuing reptiles in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 09:14am by Charley Lanyon

    ... with snakes on hiking trails, or of the creatures slithering into people's homes on outlying islands, are commonly heard at parties. Recent reports of a cobra entering a Sai Kung home, ... their heads chopped off. Loman cites an encounter in 2002 that he feels is typical of people's reaction to snakes here. He had been out hiking in a Lantau country park when he spotted a cobra ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology

    Inside the Observatory: How Hong Kong's weathermen make their predictions

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 08:46am by Bernice Chan

    ... A keen outdoorsman who spends much of his spare time hiking or diving, Lee takes a personal as well as professional interest in weather prediction. In spite of all the advanced technology, we ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health - FIT & FAB

    Fit & Fab: Annabelle Baker

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 09:43am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... on a Sunday and I said to myself, 'I need a change; I need to do something and change the way I'm operating'." For Baker, who grew up idolising Steffi Graf and hiking in the Lake ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ENVIRONMENT

    Environmentalist calls for help building online database of Hong Kong's wildlife

    Posted May 27th 2014, 09:50am by AUDREY SZE

    ... says. "I didn't grow up appreciating it. It's just not part of the people's lifestyle to hike and get out there." Now, like Goodall, she has been speaking to students, ... Chor says. "The thing about living in a small city is that you do have a voice. Some people underestimate the power of that voice. "Just by going on a hike, you are showing that you ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - GENDER

    Book review: #Girlboss, by Sophia Amoruso

    Posted May 11th 2014, 04:08pm by Tessa Chan

    ... of pills- none of which work. Instead, she decides to drop out of school and begins a period of hitch-hiking, drug taking and eating from dumpsters. Meanwhile, her parents, it seems, are too busy ...




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