Tsim Sha Tsui

Alternative ideas need to be looked at to preserve integrity of the cultural hub

I understand that the Town Planning Board will soon be making a final decision on the future development of the West Kowloon Cultural District site based on the ill-designed plan submitted by the government.

Saturday, 30 June, 2012, 12:00am

We're still dancing as fast as we can

Ever since that rain-soaked night 15 years ago when Hong Kong quick-stepped its way both back and forward in history, residents of this 'barren rock'' have faced the same question with monotonous regularity when they travel abroad: 'Has the place changed much since the handover?'

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am



LG/F, 97 Wellington Street, Central. Tel: 2810 6969. So exclusive it's almost secretive, this club's black wooden floors and secluded booths lend themselves to privacy. Recommended: its premium spirits.

Baby Buddha

28 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

MODERN lifestyle

Hong Kong is a highly sought-after destination for visitors. Whether they are businessmen coming here to secure deals, or families taking in the sights and cuisines, Hong Kong has something for everyone.

28 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

TOWERING prospects

The emergence of premium offices, luxury malls and world-class hotels in Kowloon has reinvigorated an area that has taken a back seat in the development of Hong Kong.

28 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

HKSAR 15th anniversary

Raise the standard

24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

Help! Now that Lane Crawford's gone from Pacific Place, where am I going to find my Topshop fix? I've looked in its other shops, but couldn't find it and the staff didn't know what I was talking about, which is never a good sign. Is it gone again or what?

To the Top, Happy Valley

24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Listings - Tsim Sha Tsui / Mody Road


Shop G63, Ocean Terminal, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, 27307900


Cuisine New York-Italian

Specialities Antipasto, pizza, risotto, steaks

Wine More than 40 wines by the glass from around the world

Best for Casual bite

22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

TVB stars make plea for help in unlocking potential of impoverished children

TVB actors Wong Cho-lam, Cindy Au Sin-yee and Leila Kong, have been appointed ambassadors of Plan International Hong Kong and recently visited Chunhua county, Shaanxi province, to meet beneficiaries of the charity for impoverished children.

The stars shared their experiences of the visit on Tuesday at The Mira hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Journey up the mountain of love brings Canto-pop frontman to tears

Canto-pop boy band C AllStar shot to fame last year with their hit single Ladder to Heaven, which was inspired by the real-life love story of a couple living in Sichuan province. Liu Guojiang hand-carved 6,000 steps up a remote mountain so his wife, Xu Chaoqing, could travel safely.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Memorable locations

A wedding day is usually a once-in-a-lifetime event, so it must be memorable, entertaining and oozing with personality.

The backdrop to the festivities can provide that personality, making the day extra special for family and guests, and the bride and groom.

For those who prefer the great outdoors, Hong Kong has a variety of options.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Table talk

Maxime Bazart of the organic Spanish winery, Pares Balta, will host the Cottage Vineyards dinner on Tuesday at the Kee Club in Central. The four-course dinner includes a main course of pan-fried sea bass with paella rice and crunchy zucchini flower, paired with the Pares Balta Hisenda Miret 2007, Pares Balta Electio 2006, Dominio Romano Ribera del Duero 2007, and Vinyes Domenech Furvus 2008.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am


G6-UG16, Tsim Sha Tsui Centre, 66 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon Tel: 2316 2666

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am


Alfie's by Kee

M18-19, M/F Prince's Building, 10 Chater Road, Central. Tel: 2530 4422. With its dark wood, dimmed lights and leather lounges to sink into, Alfie's more than matches the Dunhill boys' club aesthetic. Recommended: Pimm's by Kee and the lemon grass martini.

Angel's Share

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Dragon-themed Tissot draws a crowd at opening of brand's flagship store

Guests arriving for the opening of Swiss watchmaker Tissot's new flagship store in Tsim Sha Tsui on Wednesday had to wait outside amid the flowers sent by well-wishers, so packed was the shop with reporters and cameramen.

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am