Portraits of Hong Kong by Edward Barnieh

July 23, 2015By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

On popular Instagrammer Edward Barnieh‘s feed you will find joyful shots that compels you to wake up at the crack of dawn to witness that perfect and quiet sunrise.  You will also discover rare glimpses of Hong Kong that is organised in unique angles and patterns– a contrast to the bustling energy and blinding neon lights … Read More

A Closer Look at The Temple House by The House Collective

July 21, 2015By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

The Temple House, Chengdu, the 100-room hotel recently opened by Swire Hotels, and designed by MAKE Architects echoes Chengdu’s landscape and traditional architectural elements with an ultra-modern and highly individual aesthetic. Honouring the site’s heritage and cultural touchstones, the hotel incorporates a number of Chinese courtyards and historic buildings into the design. The Temple House … Read More

Hong Kong through photographer Jack Fung

July 17, 2015By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Hong Kong has a reputation of being a busy, crowded, energetic city that never sleeps, but through the unique lens of Jack Fung’s camera, you see a moodier,  desolate side. The design student, a popular photographer in the Hong Kong with over 30,000 followers often captures unexpectedly organised and Intricately weaved shots of the city, … Read More

Coming Soon: Mr & Mrs Fox Hong Kong

July 15, 2015By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

This September, Quarry Bay will welcome Mr & Mrs Fox, the latest dining concept from Swire Restaurants. Under the culinary direction of Executive Chef Joey Sergentakis, former Chef de Cuisine of Café Gray Deluxe, the three-level bar and restaurant is poised to become East Hong Kong’s dining destination of choice. Designed by Hong Kong-based design … Read More