Tokyo’s Marunouchi business district. Japan’s capital city ranks as the top destination for bleisure travel in Asia. Photo: Alamy

Best bleisure destinations in Asia: Tokyo top ahead of Singapore and Hong Kong, according to new report

  • Sydney and Melbourne make up the other cities in the top five, while the overall ratings for Shanghai and Beijing continue to rise
  • Hong Kong came top in digital connectivity, but was relatively poor in the areas of transport and safety
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Tokyo’s Marunouchi business district. Japan’s capital city ranks as the top destination for bleisure travel in Asia. Photo: Alamy
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The Excelsior Hong Kong hotel in Causeway Bay. It will close at the end of March after 46 years, and an office tower will go up on the site. Photo: Roy Issa

Memories of The Excelsior, Hong Kong hotel where guests invited staff for meals and holidays

  • Regulars have been saying goodbye to the Causeway Bay hotel and its staff, who they treat as friends and family, for months ahead of its March 31 closure
  • From the dim sum at Yee Tung Heen to the pub fare at Dickens Bar, to the views and vibe of ToTT’s, we look back at its 46 years serving the city and visitors
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The Excelsior Hong Kong hotel in Causeway Bay. It will close at the end of March after 46 years, and an office tower will go up on the site. Photo: Roy Issa
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