First Look at The Middle House Shanghai

September 25, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialHAPPENINGS No Comments

Scheduled to open at the end of 2017, here is a first look at the design of The Middle House, the fourth property from our highly acclaimed brand The House Collective. Piero Lissoni, renowned architect and founder of Lissoni Architettura in Milan, is also known for his stints as art director for iconic design brands including … Read More

New Dishes at The Continental

September 15, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, EAT No Comments

The Continental at Pacific Place Hong Kong has recently launched a new set of menus featuring 30+ new dishes.  Inspired by contemporary European flavours, Chef Rene particularly highlights seasonal produce and fresh seafood in his new creations. For starters, seafood and a variety of salads dominate the menu.  The Spicy Tuna Tartare with pickled pepper, jicama, coriander avocado … Read More

The Opposite House: Artist-in-Residence Luke Chiswell

August 3, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

This summer The Opposite House welcomes Australian artist Luke Chiswell as their artist-in-residence. Luke began creating art on his family farm, just an hour outside of Canberra. Honing inspiration from his passion for skateboarding, he realized at a young age that he could create in everyday spaces. Luke’s early works can be seen on wearables like shirts and shoes … Read More

Is Sake Better Than Wine?

June 23, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialEAT, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Following the launch of “Wine vs Beer” in March, Mr & Mrs Fox is hosting a second showdown and this time the battle of the best is between Wine and Sake on Thrusday June 29 2017. Featuring signature and Japanese-inspired dishes, the five-course dinner begins with a Hamachi Ceviche with pickled ginger, avocado, wasabi seaweed … Read More

6 Books to Read This Summer

June 19, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Summer is finally here and wherever your vacation takes you, a good read is always a wonderful way to take some me time. Though we know, picking out a good book is not always easy and that’s why we’ve asked a few of our favourite ladies at Swire Hotels for their recommendations.  For an addictive page turner, Lia our Senior … Read More

5 Athleisure Looks with Deborah Symond

April 5, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

As women blend style and comfort into an all day look that works for their busy schedule, athleisure has become a welcomed remedy for a modern lifestyle of work, fun and fitness.  It doesn’t hurt that fashion darlings Kendall and Gigi have also fully embraced the look and made them stylish and sexy. Australian entrepreneur Deborah Symond launched … Read More