Money Transfer Apps

The Five Best Money Transfer Apps On The Market

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Transferring money internationally can be a real pain, especially as commissions seem to get higher and market rates fluctuate by the minute. Sending dollars back home should be as simple as the click of a button, but there are many factors to keep in mind. How do you know you are getting the best rate? Are the commissions fair? How …

Easter in HK

Celebrating Easter In Hong Kong With Your Family

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Easter is just around the corner and Hong Kong has a whole heap of family friendly activities to get involved in. Thanks to British influence, Hong Kong will have the same public holidays as the UK, from Good Friday to Easter Monday so there is no excuse not to hit the streets and see what Hong Kong has to offer. …

#MeToo South Korea

Why The #MeToo Movement Has Been So Successful In South Korea

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You might have seen the #MeToo hashtag all over social media and in the press recently. Drawing awareness to the plight of women who have suffered sexual assault, abuse or harassment, it spread like wildfire among women in the West. Independent of social class, profession or personal circumstances, women united under a banner of support and to hold their attackers …

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

Incorporating Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) In Your Everyday Life

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Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is something that many of us have deep-rooted stereotypes about. We might believe it to work for other people, but never for ourselves. We can see it as complex, difficult to implement or even a little bizarre. However, you will soon see that it is remarkably simple to introduce elements of TCM in your everyday life. …

Most Exclusive Restaurants

The Four Most Exclusive Restaurants In Hong Kong

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Hong Kong has sixty four Michelin starred restaurants. This makes the city of one of the most sophisticated, in terms of dining, in the world. When you consider that there are only two hundred and sixty four Michelin starred restaurants all over the world, Hong Kong’s tally is quite impressive. Whether you want to impress your date, celebrate a special …

Most Inspiring Women

The Five Most Inspiring Women In Asia Today

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During the month of March, women across the world come together to celebrate their achievements and formulate objectives for the future. Asia has some incredibly inspirational women, from peacekeepers to lawmarkers to businesswomen. Whilst the spotlight often falls on women in America and Europe who are blazing trails, Asian women are also changing the future for their kind. So, let’s …

10 movies about Hong Kong

Ten Movies That Will Make You Love Hong Kong

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Asian cinema has a unique method of story telling that is often missing from Hollywood blockbusters. You might well be familiar with Japanese anime or Korean drama. No longer the realm of cinema aficionados, there are some remarkable movies from Asia that may well take you on an unexpected adventure. Several of the best feature Hong Kong, so here is …

Cherry Blossom Japan

The Best Places To See Cherry Blossom In Japan

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It may not feel like it but spring is just around the corner. After the celebrations of the Chinese New Year, it is now time to look forward. Spring usually brings to mind a newness, of beginning again after a long winter. You may think of flowers, baby animals and Easter bunnies. To really embrace spring, there is nothing we …

Tokyo Children's Attractions

Top Attractions For Children In Tokyo

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It is a common misconception that Tokyo is expensive and more geared towards adults than for children. However, this is not the case whatsoever. There is plenty to see and do in Tokyo with your family. All of these activities depend on your individual budget of course, but do not think twice about taking your kids to Tokyo. You will …