Conservation starters: Cape Town

Cape Town's climate, heritage and terrain may feel familiar to a visitor from Hong Kong, but the South African city looks after them, too. Words and pictures by Martin Williams.

Afro-Chinese marriages boom in Guangzhou: but will it be 'til death do us part'?

Guangzhou is witnessing a huge rise in Afro-Chinese marriages, but the mainland's lack of citizenship rights for African husbands and a crackdown on foreign visas means families are living in fear...

Mainland censorship: authors cut their losses

When writing about for a mainland readership, overseas authors face a dilemma: appease the censors or refuse to publish. Dinah Gardner talks to writers who have had to make that choice.

Mainland censorship: authors cut their losses

Pack leader extraordinaire Cesar Millan, in town on the Hong Kong leg of his world tour, whispers his words of wisdom to a hot-under-the-collar Cecilie Gamst Berg.