First Look at The Middle House Shanghai

September 25, 2017By The House CollectiveHAPPENINGS 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

Café Gray Deluxe Adds Vegan and Gluten-Free Dishes

August 8, 2017By The House CollectiveEAT No Comments

Café Gray Deluxe at The Upper House has just launched their Revitalising Menu— with everything on the menu being vegan, gluten-free and environmentally conscious.  Intrigued? We sit down with Chef Gray to chat about his inspiration behind the concept. Hello Chef Gray. Tell us a little about the Revitalising Menu at Café Gray Deluxe and how you … Read More

The Opposite House: Artist-in-Residence Luke Chiswell

August 3, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE, 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

The Craft Container Bar at EAST, Beijing

July 31, 2017By EASTHAPPENINGS No Comments

 Have you visited The Craft Container at EAST, Beijing’s XIAN yet? Made out of a re-purposed shipping container, the unique bar is inspired by XIAN’s modern industrial look and commitment to sustainability. “The Craft Container represents an exciting new direction for XIAN and we are proud to be working with three of Beijing’s best craft breweries … 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