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4 Places You Have to Go in the Philippines

There's loads to love about the Philippines, especially when the summer heat hits and those crystal waters start to look very tempting. This charming archipelago is full of beautiful places to pitch your sun umbrella, and it can be a little daunting deciding where to go, especially if you're looking for somewhere a little quieter. From the mainstream to local favourites, here's a few destinations perfect for whiling away the holidays in.

Weekend By The Pool: Champagne Relaxation On A Lemonade Budget

Heat and humidity got you dreaming of Bali, but your bank account (and your boss) say no can do? We hear you, and so in the spirit of research, we recently headed over to Admiralty to explore what has to be one of the best value pampering deals in town – Conrad Hong Kong’s Weekend By The Pool.

The 10 Cheapest Places to Fly Off to From Hong Kong

Summer doesn't just mean junk trips, but often, lots of holiday planning and frantically googling the cheapest place to jet off to for a few days off. It's definitely peak season, so it might be hard for you to get the best deals. But fear not residents of the Fragrant Harbour, we’ve done the research and discovered flights away from the city can be a lot cheaper than once presumed. Here’s a list of the cheapest places to travel to!

Top 8 Stylish Boutique Hotels in Hong Kong

Whether you’re visiting Hong Kong or looking for a weekend staycation, there are plenty of options besides the traditional five-star hotels. Defined by their sometimes smaller rooms and less decadent facilities, these boutique hotels make up for it by having gorgeous interiors and artistic designs. Take a look at our top 8!

5 Tricks to Save Money When You're Travelling on a Budget

We can feel summer almost here in the air, and our minds have fled Hong Kong and turned to bluer seas in the Philippines and cherry blossom festivals over in Japan. Wanderlust isn't always practical with the extortionate price tag on travel, but we've found a few ways to jet set without burning through our salary below.

6 New Ways to Explore & Experience Hong Kong

There's so much this city has to offer and sometimes all you need is a fresh perspective to rediscover its magic. To keep you from getting jaded, we've found six fantastic ways to experience the city from bird's eye views to secret graffiti tours below. Keep your phone onhand, you'll be dominating the #hkig tag on Instagram in no time.

Heavenly Getaway: Sri Panwa

It’s a brand new year, and what better way is there to kick start the year than to have an exotic getaway? It’s rather gloomy here and we wouldn’t blame you for dreaming about sunshine and the sea… Well we’ve got some inspiration here for you, so if you’re planning a trip (especially to the gorgeous Phuket) then this is a must-read!

Summer 101: Top Staycation Deals and Destinations


Summer is almost half way done, and if you haven't taken advantage of all the sunshine to dip your feet in the pool and just relax, then we know exactly what you need. Everyone needs a staycation (a vacation without leaving town) from time to time to recharge, and lucky for you, Hong Kong and Macau is full of summer staycation offers. Read on to check out the best packages around town!