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Roller Coaster

Nighttime in the Ocean's Depths

When we gathered at the entrance of Ocean Park for its 'Nighttime in the Ocean's Depths' adventure, both of my children were thrilled to be camping out at their favourite Hong Kong theme park.

Sunday, 3 June, 2012, 12:00am

Carnival in the park

Christmas has come early to Ocean Park. Opened last Friday, the park's brand new game zone, Thrill Mountain, adds six new rides, bringing the total to 27.

12 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Hairy moments guaranteed for thrill-seekers

A new attraction at Ocean Park promises to be a hair-raising experience as visitors twist, turn and plunge at mind-blowing speeds.

It's the Hair Raiser, the city's first floorless roller coaster that is touted to be the scariest of five new rides opening to the public today.

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Rock and roll thrills

The city will have at least two new roller coasters by 2012, offering new highs for thrill-seeking fun lovers, Hong Kong's two leading theme parks have announced.

27 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Born in the USA

When most designers release a coffee-table book, it's to commemorate their work. Tommy Hilfiger has taken a different approach with Iconic America: A Roller-Coaster Ride through the Eye-Popping Panorama of American Pop Culture (HK$490), by detailing the things that inspire him.

9 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Thrills of a roller coaster

On hearing the words 'amusement park', the first thing that comes to mind for most of us is the roller coaster.

The train that swoops wildly up and down those steep, sloping tracks is the dominant feature of most amusement parks around the world.

Almost everyone who's been to Ocean Park or Disneyland has gone on a roller-coaster ride.

1 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Cosentino, Cutler win roller coaster

Philippe Cosentino survived hot and humid conditions and a roller coaster of a course to lead home the 600 runners in the Clearwater Bay Annual Chase in Sai Kung yesterday.

In doing so the Frenchman, who moved to Hong Kong two years ago, went four places better than last year by recording his first-ever win in a local road race, with a time of 38 minutes and two seconds.

23 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Lai See

PR veteran ends roller-coaster ride as PCCW enters new era

She joined the company three months before it became PCCW and now she's leaving three months before Prince Richard hands over the reins to a new chairman.

So, what has Jenny Fung got to say about the last six years as head of group communications at one of Hong Kong's most controversial blue-chip companies?

15 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Alone

Alone

by Lisa Gardner

Orion, $96

14 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Taking the mickey

A young man with shoulder-length black hair stuck his head out of the door. 'Come on, she's getting tired,' he says impatiently.

30 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

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