Elizabeth Kerr

Elizabeth Kerr has been writing on film, culture, travel and property among other things for nearly 15 years while living in Hong Kong, and is an admitted space nerd whose proudest life achievement to date was attending ComicCon. She is a staunch advocate of butter, sugar, caffeine, cheese and chocolate.
Elizabeth Kerr
Elizabeth Kerr has been writing on film, culture, travel and property among other things for nearly 15 years while living in Hong Kong, and is an admitted space nerd whose proudest life achievement to date was attending ComicCon. She is a staunch advocate of butter, sugar, caffeine, cheese and chocolate.

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Besides billionaire James Dyson, which tycoons own luxury Singapore penthouses and apartments?

Malaysia’s 1MDB fugitive Jho Lo, Alibaba co-founder Sun Tongyu and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin all reputedly enjoy the high life in the Lion City

22 Jul 2019 - 5:00PM

Malaysia’s 1MDB fugitive Jho Lo, Alibaba co-founder Sun Tongyu and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin all reputedly enjoy the high life in the Lion City

Besides billionaire James Dyson, which tycoons own luxury Singapore penthouses and apartments?
Why Giorgio Armani loves ‘unmistakable aesthetic style’ of Japanese architect Tadao Ando

His simplicity, zoom on natural forms, and use of water and light are the focus of the exhibition, ‘The Challenge – Tadao Ando’, at Italian fashion designer’s Milan museum until July 28

8 Jul 2019 - 2:00AM

His simplicity, zoom on natural forms, and use of water and light are the focus of the exhibition, ‘The Challenge – Tadao Ando’, at Italian fashion designer’s Milan museum until July 28

Why Giorgio Armani loves ‘unmistakable aesthetic style’ of Japanese architect Tadao Ando
Why the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO is an ‘investment of passion’ that is coveted by the ultra-wealthy

Metallic red model, described as ‘Holy Grail of classic cars’, has a racing pedigree, having finished sixth overall at Le Mans and first in class at Sebring endurance race

6 Jul 2019 - 1:00PM

Metallic red model, described as ‘Holy Grail of classic cars’, has a racing pedigree, having finished sixth overall at Le Mans and first in class at Sebring endurance race

Why the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO is an ‘investment of passion’ that is coveted by the ultra-wealthy
Take a foodie journey through Bali’s cuisine at The Warung at Alila Villas Uluwatu

The Warung is a must for visiting foodies. For each feast, a chef incorporates ingredients from two of Bali’s eight regencies into a gastronomic experience

4 Jul 2019 - 12:00PM

The Warung is a must for visiting foodies. For each feast, a chef incorporates ingredients from two of Bali’s eight regencies into a gastronomic experience

Take a foodie journey through Bali’s cuisine at The Warung at Alila Villas Uluwatu
Artist Sterling Ruby steps into the spotlight with his own fashion brand, S.R. STUDIO LA. CA

American – best known for his work with designer Raf Simons at Dior and Calvin Klein – launches the men’s and women’s wear label at a fashion fair in Italy

8 Jul 2019 - 5:17PM

American – best known for his work with designer Raf Simons at Dior and Calvin Klein – launches the men’s and women’s wear label at a fashion fair in Italy

Artist Sterling Ruby steps into the spotlight with his own fashion brand, S.R. STUDIO LA. CA
5 must-have apps for budding DIY home decorators and designers

Help is at hand on your mobile phone – including Adobe Capture, to find a perfect colour of paint, Houzz, to create your dream room, and iHandy, to ensure that a shelf sits straight

16 Jun 2019 - 2:00AM

Help is at hand on your mobile phone – including Adobe Capture, to find a perfect colour of paint, Houzz, to create your dream room, and iHandy, to ensure that a shelf sits straight

5 must-have apps for budding DIY home decorators and designers
8 opulent design products to add a touch of class to your home

A tree-inspired handmade porcelain chandelier, an app-enabled wireless audio system and an adjustable geometric sofa are among the stylish luxury items from which to choose

15 Jun 2019 - 4:09AM

A tree-inspired handmade porcelain chandelier, an app-enabled wireless audio system and an adjustable geometric sofa are among the stylish luxury items from which to choose

8 opulent design products to add a touch of class to your home
Is your home trendy enough? Why authenticity beats high fashion every time

While greenery, antiques, eclectic zoning and sustainability are defining the luxury interior trends, the focus is on authenticity over passing fads

11 Jun 2019 - 10:00AM

While greenery, antiques, eclectic zoning and sustainability are defining the luxury interior trends, the focus is on authenticity over passing fads

Is your home trendy enough? Why authenticity beats high fashion every time
6 of the best Madrid brunches for Spurs and Liverpool fans to enjoy after Uefa Champions League soccer final

Win or lose in the Spanish capital’s showdown between the two English sides, check out our pick of eateries where spectators can enjoy a Sunday feast

31 May 2019 - 4:49PM

Win or lose in the Spanish capital’s showdown between the two English sides, check out our pick of eateries where spectators can enjoy a Sunday feast

6 of the best Madrid brunches for Spurs and Liverpool fans to enjoy after Uefa Champions League soccer final
Remembering I.M. Pei: 5 iconic buildings designed by legendary Chinese-American architect you must visit

Guangzhou-born innovator, who has died at 102, used modernism and cubism designs, such as the Pyramid at the Louvre, in Paris, and Hong Kong’s Bank of China Tower

20 May 2019 - 1:31PM

Guangzhou-born innovator, who has died at 102, used modernism and cubism designs, such as the Pyramid at the Louvre, in Paris, and Hong Kong’s Bank of China Tower

Remembering I.M. Pei: 5 iconic buildings designed by legendary Chinese-American architect you must visit
Planning on visiting space in 2021? Elon Musk will make this possible

Elon Musk’s company SpaceX is planning to send humans to outer space through Starship

22 Apr 2019 - 10:04AM

Elon Musk’s company SpaceX is planning to send humans to outer space through Starship

Planning on visiting space in 2021? Elon Musk will make this possible
Float in space, dangle from a mountainside, chill in the Antarctic: extreme holidays for the adventurous

To satisfy the growing demand for one-of-a-kind experiences, hotel groups, restaurateurs and tour operators have become increasingly creative with their travel options

14 Apr 2019 - 2:00AM

To satisfy the growing demand for one-of-a-kind experiences, hotel groups, restaurateurs and tour operators have become increasingly creative with their travel options

Float in space, dangle from a mountainside, chill in the Antarctic: extreme holidays for the adventurous
Meet Tony Chi, designer of the new Rosewood Hong Kong, who doesn’t care much for Instagram

Round-spectacled and beaming, the designer explains how he set out to create living spaces where memories could be forged

2 Apr 2019 - 12:13PM

Round-spectacled and beaming, the designer explains how he set out to create living spaces where memories could be forged

Meet Tony Chi, designer of the new Rosewood Hong Kong, who doesn’t care much for Instagram
Aman Kyoto resort will open among 17 Unesco World Heritage Sites

The resort will draw on Japan’s ryokan and onsen traditions, while combining simplicity with a respect for nature

10 Mar 2019 - 2:04AM

The resort will draw on Japan’s ryokan and onsen traditions, while combining simplicity with a respect for nature

Aman Kyoto resort will open among 17 Unesco World Heritage Sites
Trump-Kim summit: Inside the Meliá Hanoi hotel, where Kim Jong-un is staying

Delicate art deco touches and classical grand hotel design welcome visitors

28 Feb 2019 - 11:54AM

Delicate art deco touches and classical grand hotel design welcome visitors

Trump-Kim summit: Inside the Meliá Hanoi hotel, where Kim Jong-un is staying
6 must-see New York landmarks for architecture lovers

After the Empire State Building, don’t miss a trip the iconic Flatiron Building and Whitney Museum of American Art

17 Feb 2019 - 4:03PM

After the Empire State Building, don’t miss a trip the iconic Flatiron Building and Whitney Museum of American Art

6 must-see New York landmarks for architecture lovers
How millennial travellers are bringing Chinese heritage hotels back in style

From Shanghai to Yunnan, these hotels proudly display their heritage

15 Feb 2019 - 12:04PM

From Shanghai to Yunnan, these hotels proudly display their heritage

How millennial travellers are bringing Chinese heritage hotels back in style
5 hi-tech home appliances that will let you put your feet up

From robotic vacuums to streamlined showers, these are the new appliances worth investing in

1 Jan 2019 - 10:05AM

From robotic vacuums to streamlined showers, these are the new appliances worth investing in

5 hi-tech home appliances that will let you put your feet up
What’s inside JD. com Richard Liu and Zhang Zetian’s Sydney penthouse, which has just been sold for US$16 million?

The four-bedroom, five-bathroom flat, which was originally bought by the couple in 2015, went for US$2 million under the original asking price

19 Dec 2018 - 12:20PM

The four-bedroom, five-bathroom flat, which was originally bought by the couple in 2015, went for US$2 million under the original asking price

What’s inside JD. com Richard Liu and Zhang Zetian’s Sydney penthouse, which has just been sold for US$16 million?
Enter the home spa: how to turn your bathroom into a soothing retreat

You don’t need to go to a hotel to be pampered – all you need for the ideal home spa is a roomy shower stall, a bathtub, a sitting area, a basin and a vanity

16 Dec 2018 - 12:02PM

You don’t need to go to a hotel to be pampered – all you need for the ideal home spa is a roomy shower stall, a bathtub, a sitting area, a basin and a vanity

Enter the home spa: how to turn your bathroom into a soothing retreat
How high-tech gadgets and nano materials are transforming the kitchen

Companies are serving up cutting-edge technology that elevates the hearth to a state-of-the-art hub

10 Dec 2018 - 2:02AM

Companies are serving up cutting-edge technology that elevates the hearth to a state-of-the-art hub

How high-tech gadgets and nano materials are transforming the kitchen
Smart-home tech is making our lives easier – but can we trust it?

For better and for worse, our homes are turning into hubs of electronic intelligence

7 Dec 2018 - 4:58AM

For better and for worse, our homes are turning into hubs of electronic intelligence

Smart-home tech is making our lives easier – but can we trust it?
Zhang Yimou’s ‘Shadow’ leads nominations for Taiwan’s 55th Golden Horse Awards

Matilda Tao will host Saturday’s ceremony, which recognises excellence in Chinese-language cinema, at Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei

16 Nov 2018 - 6:01PM

Matilda Tao will host Saturday’s ceremony, which recognises excellence in Chinese-language cinema, at Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei

Zhang Yimou’s ‘Shadow’ leads nominations for Taiwan’s 55th Golden Horse Awards
Bright lights of Busan: 7 things to do in South Korea's second largest city

Port city well known for hosting Busan International Film Festival offers stylish shopping spots and fine selection of resort leisure, culture and dining options

26 Sep 2018 - 6:03PM

Port city well known for hosting Busan International Film Festival offers stylish shopping spots and fine selection of resort leisure, culture and dining options

Bright lights of Busan: 7 things to do in South Korea's second largest city
How much longer will Hong Kong remain a laggard in green buildings?

The city is one the world’s least and most green cities – only a fraction of 40,000 buildings are green buildings but over 75pc of land has been left in a relatively natural state

19 Jun 2018 - 8:03AM

The city is one the world’s least and most green cities – only a fraction of 40,000 buildings are green buildings but over 75pc of land has been left in a relatively natural state

How much longer will Hong Kong remain a laggard in green buildings?
Postcard: Thiruvanathapuram
22 Dec 2013 - 5:20PM
Postcard: Thiruvanathapuram
Postcard: Vladivostok
22 Sep 2013 - 3:22PM
Postcard: Vladivostok