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

The Opposite House presents “Prajñāpāramitā” by Ye Hongxing

May 4, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE No Comments

  The Opposite House presents “Prajñāpāramitā”, an art installation by Beijing-based artist Ye Hongxing. Ye has shown at Art Cologne, Art Basel, the 7th annual exhibition of sculptures and installations in Venice, and numerous exhibitions in the United Kingdom, Singapore, United States and India. In partnership with Art Lexïng and Red Gate Gallery, “Prajñāpāramitā” was previously exhibited at … Read More

Museums We Love: A Cultural Guide to Miami

April 26, 2017By EASTCULTURE No Comments

Heading to Miami? There’s more to the Magic City than the bright lights of South Beach, and we encourage you to discover the evolving art scene of Miami. Pick up some museum passes, explore the city, and go back to rest your head at EAST. If you’re visiting Miami this summer, be sure to book … Read More

Fashion and Travel with Bryanboy

April 12, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE No Comments

The original fashion blogger Bryanboy stops by Hong Kong and we caught up with him at The Upper House to chat all things travel and fashion. Just recently, you went from the amFAR gala in Hong Kong, to the beach in Balita and then over to London. How do you plan your wardrobe? Usually for high … Read More

Around Hong Kong with Instagram Photographer Timmy Lo

April 10, 2017By EASTCULTURE No Comments

There is no shortage of breathtaking travel pics on Instagram and if you follow a few photographer accounts, it’s easy to get lost for a few mins (or hours!) and day dream about your next adventure.  Though sometimes, you don’t have to trek out of your own city to discover something new and beautiful. Hong Kong Instagrammer Timmy … 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 modesportif.com … Read More

EAST, Hong Kong x tgt gallery exhibition

March 28, 2017By EASTCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

An Exhibition by Joanne Wu and Law Siu Chong EAST, Hong Kong in collaboration with tgt gallery is currently exhibiting works by 2 Hong Kong artists Joanne Wu and Law Siu Chong.  Their paintings is on display throughout the hotel, with some mainly pieces in the lobby. A graduate of the Hong Kong Art School … Read More