Tsing Yi is an island in Hong Kong. It has been developed into a new town with numerous malls, recreational facilities and residential buildings. There are still some unique traditions preserved amongst Tsing Yi inhabitants. For example, the male members of the indigenous inhabitants have the rights to apply for Ting Uk and to inherit properties. Tsing Yi holds Tsing...

Hong Kong has rapidly developed from a fishing port some 170 years ago to nowadays a major international financial centre. The trace of the old Hong Kong can hardly be seen due to the rapid development and the unceasing projects of urban renewal. The large scale redevelopment projects namely Kwun Tong Town Centre Project will soon turn Kwun Tong...

Mainland Firm Bought Kai Tak Site for HK$8.8 billion A mainland firm Hongkong Island Construction Properties acquired a Kai Tak residential site for HK$8.837 billion, 1.5 times over the market evaluation. The site occupies 121,224 square feet and the land price per square foot reaches HK$13,500, making it the highest record in the district. AVA 55 Average Prices At HK$17,880/sqft AVA 55...

Otto Ng, co-founder of LAAB, a design and architecture firm based in Hong Kong, spoke with Spacious and discussed the company's vision for interior design and more specifically, their Small Home, Smart Home project. Earlier this year, the firm gained notoriety after successfully turning a 309-foot square apartment into a couple's dream home. How did they accomplish this feat? What makes...

Hong Kong boasts one of the most spectacular cityscapes and skylines in the world. Standing across the water in Kowloon, over Victoria Harbour, anyone can admire these architectural beauties on Hong Kong Island. if you just moved to Hong Kong, while tourists are busy taking photos of majestic skyline and learning, you should better pick a favourite building or learn their names too, because...

Did you know that there is a mystical invisible energy force governing Hong Kong? For over 3,000 years, the Chinese have used the art and science of ‘feng shui’ to control energy, influence health and manage fortunes. When there is a lack of feng shui, the result is bad luck and misfortune. Feng Shui translates to ‘wind and water.’ Although...

Temple, a place for people to wish for good luck and prosperous future, has its popularity in Hong Kong. Modernized as Hong Kong is, there are still a number of temples scattering in this cosmopolis. Despite the majority being Buddhist temples, a diversified collection of temples of different religions also exist in Hong Kong, which makes the city fruitful, from a...

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