Tag Archives: hong kong

An Anthony Bourdain Food day

Part of the reason I was so ready to get to Hong Kong was that I was watching old episodes of No Reservations – especially repeating the one for Hong Kong when I realized that I hadn’t been out to … Continue reading

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A return to Goldfinch

Decided I wanted to return to Goldfinch, so enlisted Wee Ling, her husband and their friends just in from Hanoi to have old school black pepper steaks.

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Welcome to 2012

Needing to get out of cold Shanghai – especially with a lot of people out of town, I took my friend Abbie’s advice and her apartment too and just went down to Hong Kong to chill out for a few … Continue reading

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We have to go back.

So I did. Wee Ling and I done messed up last month when I was in Hong Kong. I purposely scheduled a 5 hour layover between Singapore and Shanghai where I sought to rectify this. And I did.

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unemployment

I was unemployed for a week. I took advantage of that to go to my two favorite Asian city-states. Pre-Opening Apple Store IFC HK Tasty Congee and Wantun in IFC

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Brunching in HK

One of my oldest friends in Hong Kong (meaning I’ve known her the longest, not that she is, you know, chronologically old) and her husband met up with me at the charming Chez Patrick Deli in Wanchai for brunch. Sigh … Continue reading

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Mido Cafe – Hong Kong

Another weekend spent in Hong Kong. I’m running out of ways to say just how much I love Hong Kong. I emailed the delightful Wee Ling from Chop Chop Curry Pok. She replied – let’s have a cha chaan tang … Continue reading

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eating in hong kong #4: lamma island

no, i didn’t go back to hong kong again. just cleaning up some of the photos off of my camera. lamma island is one of the outlying islands in hong kong – a 30 minute ferry ride from the central … Continue reading

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tofu fa

down the street from homefeel in causeway bay, my friend abbie insisted we get hong kong style dessert. and she recommended this tofu shop. tofu fa – or silken tofu is a cantonese style ‘tong sui’ – or literally ‘sugar … Continue reading

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eating in hong kong #2 home feel ???

last time i was in hong kong over chinese new year, my friend licia took me to a restaurant in causeway bay called homefeel – check the address bar for the name of the restaurant – or click through to … Continue reading

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