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East Tsim Sha Tsui Station

History ticks among towers

IIN the tall, small and ultra-modern city of Hong Kong, it is sometimes easy to overlook the tiny fragments of history that still survive today. Many of these were the most important and identifiable landmarks of their day.

Saturday, 22 July, 2006, 12:00am

Teddy Bear Handicraft Show

Featuring teddy bears of all shapes, including doll makers, clay dolls, needle felting and embroidery. Today-tomorrow, 10.30am-7pm, Regal Kowloon Hotel, 71 Mody Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui East, free. Inquiries: 2739 7266

15 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Finding the right place for the right time

Weddings are as much a celebration of life as they are a declaration of love and commitment between bride and groom. So, choosing the right venue to host the multitude of family and friends who attend can make all the difference. Here are some venue suggestions

Club Regency

13/F Hong Kong International Trade & Exhibition Centre, 1 Trademart Drive, Wan Chai

30 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

FOOD

Japanese

Airport Izakaya

G/F, Regal Airport Hotel, 9 Cheong Tat Road, Hong Kong International Airport, Chek Lap Kok

Tel: 2286 6668

Open: 11.30am-3pm, 6pm-11pm

8 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Food

Chinese

Bay Phoon Town (typhoon shelter seafood)

Basement (East), Two Grand Tower, 625 Nathan Road, Mongkok

Tel: 2628 0266

Open: 1pm-3am

Signature dishes: Typhoon shelter crab, fried clams in chilli sauce, dried shrimp and fish kamameshi.

$$

Celestial Court

1 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

FOOD

Hotpot

Dong Lai Shun

Basement 2, The Royal Garden, 69 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East

Tel: 2733 2020

Open: 11.30am-3pm, 6pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Mongolian mutton hotpot, mutton shashlik, fried leg of lamb with spices, Beijing-style dumplings.

$$$

F.F. Hotpot

340-346 Jaffe Road, Wan Chai

4 May 2006 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

You'd be proud of me. I've stocked up on all sorts of lovely white clothes just like the fashion magazines told me to. Where can I get a white necklace to match?

All White Now, North Point

16 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

getting there

KCR East Rail

(Trains every five to 10 minutes)

Tsim Sha Tsui East to Sheung Shui via racecourse: 10.41am - 6.32pm

Sheung Shui to Tsim Sha Tsui East via racecourse: 11.15am - 5.14pm

Fare: from/to Sheung Shui $10; from/to Tsim Sha Tsui East $15

KMB

Three bus routes have buses to Sha Tin racecourse:

15 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Racism a daily encounter for black Africans

As I am a black African residing in Hong Kong, I feel obliged to share with your readers certain incidents that bother me and fellow Africans in our encounters with people and institutions in Asia's World City.

9 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Troubled KCR hit by three faults in one day

A day after new chief is on job people on East Rail delayed up to 15 minutes

The KCR was hit by three service delays yesterday, a day after new chief executive James Blake took over in an effort to get the troubled railway's operations back on track.

24 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Upgrade puts Left Foot's feet first

Two months into its operation in the city and Jari Vepsalainen (below) has already upgraded the software at Left Foot shoes.

The Finnish businessman brought his country's latest innovation to the city just before Christmas; a device that creates an exact 3D computer replica of a customer's feet and makes custom shoes from the model.

8 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Food

Cantonese

Che's

4/F The Broadway, 54-62 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai

Tel: 2528 1123

Open: 11.30am-3pm, 6pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Abalone braised in brown sauce, steamed bun stuffed with grilled pork.

$$-$$$

Chung's Cuisine

Shop 1001, 10/F Times Square, Causeway Bay

16 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

PolyU appeals for donations

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is calling for donations for its teaching hotel project in Tsim Sha Tsui East, which is expected to cost about $600 million.

Last October, PolyU's School of Hotel and Management (SHM) announced its plan to build a 300-room, four-star hotel on the site of its staff hostel.

15 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Food

International

Bayside Brasserie

G/F, 25 Stanley Market Road, Stanley

Tel: 2899 0818

Open: Monday- Friday noon-11pm, Saturday-Sunday and public holidays 11.30am-11pm

Signature dishes: Chicken Caesar pizza, baby back pork ribs, tandoori mix grill.

$$

The Cafe

29 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Food

Food

Cantonese

Chinese Restaurant

2/F Hyatt Regency, 67 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2311 1234 ext 881

Open: Monday-Saturday 11.30am-3pm, 6.30pm-11pm, Sunday 10.30am-3pm

Signature dishes: Braised whole sea cucumber with brown sauce, smoked chicken.

$$$-$$$$

City Hall Maxim's Palace

1 Sep 2005 - 12:00am