Earth Hour is this Saturday!

March 27, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

This year, Swire Hotels will again participate in Earth Hour 2014 at 8.30 pm on 29 March.  Each hotel has pledged to turn off selective lights for one hour. At EAST, Beijing, The Upper House and The Opposite House, candles will replace some lights in public areas.  Sureno will transform into an intimate and luminous … Read More

A Cultural Feast

March 25, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

UK-born and bred, David Parkin started his career at The Ritz hotel in London before making his mark at the Michelin-starred Village Bistro in Jersey in The Channel Islands. Now, as the newly appointed Executive Chef at EAST, Hong Kong, Parkin is bringing a fresh perspective to the hotel’s Restaurant & Bar department with a strong focus on seasonal ingredients … Read More

Filmaid Asia Gala 2014

March 22, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

On Saturday 22nd March 2014 The Upper House welcomed Tilda Swinton, Jamie Campbell Bower and Godfrey Gao as the hotel partnered with FilmAid Asia to celebrate FilmAid’s 15th Anniversary and to honour humanitarian filmmaker, Ruby Yang  at the Clearwater Bay Film Studios. For its third year, the 2014 Power of Film Gala is co-chaired by FilmAid Asia Board Directors Claire … Read More

Cath Kidston Afternoon Tea at Feast (Food by EAST)

March 20, 2014By EASTEAT No Comments

Feast (Food by EAST) has teamed up with modern vintage British fashion Cath Kidston for an exclusive themed afternoon tea artistically directed by Penney Pang.  Available from 24 March to 18 May, 2014, the collaboration will introduce a classic British high-tea experience for a relaxing afternoon. The themed afternoon tea, which includes a tea set during weekdays and … Read More