Adam White

Adam White

Adam White is a Hong Kong­-born-and-raised journalist and editor. He likes great food and interesting people, and finds that they often go together. He is the Production Editor of Inkstone, was senior editor of city-living bible HK Magazine and has written for CNN, Time, Monocle and the New Statesman. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter @adamawhite.

Latest from Adam White

Hong Kong nightlife: a beginner’s guide – the 16 best bars, clubs and pubs a newcomer needs to know

Chilled bars, sports bars, brew pubs, cocktail bars, live-music venues, mainstream clubs, alternative clubs, LGBTQ clubs – all the best places if you’re new to Hong Kong

Chilled bars, sports bars, brew pubs, cocktail bars, live-music venues, mainstream clubs, alternative clubs, LGBTQ clubs – all the best places if you’re new to Hong Kong

28 Feb 2018 - 2:46PM
New Year’s Eve 2017: the 10 best parties in Hong Kong – free-flow bars to fancy dress to late-night dim sum

See in the new year in style with a musical choice of house, disco, Balearic, hip hop, live bands and even karaoke. Early-bird discounts, meal options, free-flow deals, dress codes, we have all the information you need to party all night

See in the new year in style with a musical choice of house, disco, Balearic, hip hop, live bands and even karaoke. Early-bird discounts, meal options, free-flow deals, dress codes, we have all the information you need to party all night

23 Dec 2017 - 12:17PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
27 Nov 2017 - 12:56PM
From Gran Turismo video game to Le Mans, a Hong Kong boy racer’s story

Edgar Lau, fresh from a fifth-place finish in the LMP3 series at the famed Le Mans circuit, talks about how he honed his motor-racing skills playing video games and on reality TV

Edgar Lau, fresh from a fifth-place finish in the LMP3 series at the famed Le Mans circuit, talks about how he honed his motor-racing skills playing video games and on reality TV

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
How Cathay Pacific captain spun memories of defying death as a New Guinea bush pilot into an award-winning book

Matt McLaughlin’s early years as a pilot were spent in the vertiginous highlands of Papua New Guinea, some of the most dangerous terrain on earth; years later, he realised others might want to read about his experiences

Matt McLaughlin’s early years as a pilot were spent in the vertiginous highlands of Papua New Guinea, some of the most dangerous terrain on earth; years later, he realised others might want to read about his experiences

1 Sep 2017 - 7:57AM
Interview: how Hong Kong entrepreneur founded Pure Yoga thanks to lucky rain break on a golfing holiday

It was pure luck that rain scuppered Colin Grant’s 2001 round of golf with fellow Hong Kong big shot Bruce Rockowitz in Whistler, Canada. Someone suggested the childhood friends take a yoga class instead. And so a fitness empire was born

It was pure luck that rain scuppered Colin Grant’s 2001 round of golf with fellow Hong Kong big shot Bruce Rockowitz in Whistler, Canada. Someone suggested the childhood friends take a yoga class instead. And so a fitness empire was born

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
15 Jun 2017 - 12:21PM
Why Game of Thrones’ Liam Cunningham doesn’t want to be called a movie star

The Irishman who plays Davos Seaworth in the hit HBO series reveals how being an electrician in Africa led him into acting and why he would rather be known as an actor than a movie star

The Irishman who plays Davos Seaworth in the hit HBO series reveals how being an electrician in Africa led him into acting and why he would rather be known as an actor than a movie star

4 Jun 2017 - 11:44AM
Hotel Bocage, exclusive minimalism in Thailand’s hip Hua Hin

Like your seaside resorts with a dose of minimalist simplicity? Hua Hin’s newest boutique hotel brings brutalism to the beachfront

Like your seaside resorts with a dose of minimalist simplicity? Hua Hin’s newest boutique hotel brings brutalism to the beachfront

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Lama Ole Nydahl talks drugs, meditation and losing his soul mate

The Danish lama, who founded Diamond Way Buddhism in 1972 with his wife Hannah, remembers her a decade after her death and talks about why they quit drugs and embraced meditation

The Danish lama, who founded Diamond Way Buddhism in 1972 with his wife Hannah, remembers her a decade after her death and talks about why they quit drugs and embraced meditation

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Seven drinks for Art Basel Hong Kong visitors so tasteful they could be in a gallery

These art-inspired refreshments can help you unwind after an exhausting day visiting the various galleries’ stands

These art-inspired refreshments can help you unwind after an exhausting day visiting the various galleries’ stands

20 Mar 2017 - 8:00AM
10 best New Year’s Eve parties in Hong Kong that aren’t in Lan Kwai Fong

Glow in the dark parties, quality circus, disco … there’s no shortage of options this New Year’s Eve for Hongkongers looking to party beyond the obvious

Glow in the dark parties, quality circus, disco … there’s no shortage of options this New Year’s Eve for Hongkongers looking to party beyond the obvious

20 Jul 2018 - 8:46PM
How Tom Dixon became a designer by accident, and why he’s growing furniture underwater

The British furniture, lighting and accessories designer has always been ‘making and selling things’ but he still struggles to see himself as a ‘proper designer’

The British furniture, lighting and accessories designer has always been ‘making and selling things’ but he still struggles to see himself as a ‘proper designer’

19 Dec 2016 - 10:33AM
A foodie’s guide to Clockenflap: the festival’s 10 best eats

No music festival is complete without food stalls, and this year’s Clockenflap will have more than 40

No music festival is complete without food stalls, and this year’s Clockenflap will have more than 40

25 Nov 2016 - 9:03AM
5 May 2017 - 2:49PM
5 May 2017 - 2:47PM
Five of the best music festivals in Asia this winter

Escape the Hong Kong chill with hot beats in Singapore at Zoukout and Laneway, the Wonderfruit and Paradise Island festivals in Thailand and at India’s Sunburn four-dayer

Escape the Hong Kong chill with hot beats in Singapore at Zoukout and Laneway, the Wonderfruit and Paradise Island festivals in Thailand and at India’s Sunburn four-dayer

24 Nov 2016 - 2:18PM
From movies to installation art, Clockenflap is more than just a place to hear great music

Surreal comedy, creepy robots, mind-bending performance and a VR experience of a forest from an animal’s perspective – here’s our guide to the best of the festival’s arts offerings

Surreal comedy, creepy robots, mind-bending performance and a VR experience of a forest from an animal’s perspective – here’s our guide to the best of the festival’s arts offerings

3 Nov 2016 - 11:02AM
10 of the best Halloween parties in Hong Kong this year – Zombie Trump, haunted hotels and more

Haunted jail cells, a gender-bending masquerade ball, bloody waltzes … and most terrifying of all: US President Donald Trump. Hong Kong’s got it all this Halloween

Haunted jail cells, a gender-bending masquerade ball, bloody waltzes … and most terrifying of all: US President Donald Trump. Hong Kong’s got it all this Halloween

19 Oct 2016 - 11:26AM