EAST, Hong Kong’s Christmas Village

November 9, 2018By EASTHAPPENINGS, Uncategorized No Comments

Ever since the creation of their Christmas village in 2014, EAST, Hong Kong has worked on its expansion every year. In an effort to bring more focus and awareness to sustainability, EAST, Hong Kong uses materials such as used wine boxes, corks and other things in the hotel that would otherwise be thrown out and wasted. … Read More

Red Packets from The Upper House

January 31, 2013By Swire Hotels SocialUncategorized No Comments

Chinese New Year is fast approaching and The Upper House is giving away red packet envelopes to 5 of our readers.  To enter for a set, simply subscribe to our blog (by scrolling down) and the first 5 will be chosen and receive an e-mail from socialmedia@upperhouse.com by 1 Feb 2013. Happy Year of Snake!

Have a Dip in Beijing

August 5, 2011By Swire Hotels SocialUncategorized No Comments

In the sweltering Beijing summer, finding a swimming pool for a relaxing dip can be tricky. Japanese architect Kengo Kuma‘s answer to that is a 22 metre stainless steel pool that plays with the reflection and refraction of natural light from the glass roof and thousands of optical fibre lights @ The Opposite House Nicely … Read More