Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Seafood Heaven

Having grown up in Hong Kong I have always been exposed to all types of food.  Hong Kong is unique not only as a city with it’s tall architectural buildings to the narrow winding roads up and down the mountains.  Decadent lifestyle is what Hong Kong people are used to with the best gourmet food […]

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Hofex 2013

This is my first time at a culinary event like Hofex.  This event is the largest of its kind and only occurs once every two years, so I made sure I took the opportunity to visit it while I am currently in Hong Kong.  This was truly an experience I wouldn’t have wanted to miss, […]

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Cute food: edible or not?

For some reason, here in Hong Kong, cute food seems to be a big trend.  Walk into any dim sum restaurant or local Cantonese restaurant, and there will always be a few items on the menu that look like a children’s menu out of a Dr. Seuss book.  Here are for you to take a […]

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Daily Prompt: Places

When I saw this theme “places” so many ideas jumped to my mind.  I have traveled the world quite a bit and thought maybe I should show my favorite places.  However, having spent the past 7 months in Hong Kong after being away for 12 years has made me open my eyes to the beauty […]

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Lunch with the Giant Buddha of Lantau

I head towards Lantau, a small island just south west of Hong Kong.  Awaiting me there is a giant buddha, said to be one of the largest in the world, and a vegetarian meal fit for a monk! Hope you all enjoy!

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C’est La B

I have been wanting to try this cute little bar & cafe since I knew Bonnie Gokson opened this pastry shop.  There are two locations for C’est La B and I went to the one located at Tai Hang, Hong Kong.  From the exterior you can tell it is a charming little place with a butterfly theme. […]

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Preparing for Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year is by far one of the most festive Chinese holidays.  It is a major part of Chinese culture because bringing in a new year filled with luck, health and prosperity is one of the most important things to the Chinese.  That means the hustle and bustle to prepare for this can take […]

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Off to Chiang Mai

Farewell Hong Kong for now.  I am off to Chiang Mai for 10 glorious days.  I have been looking forward to this trip for awhile now since I planned it.  I have visited Thailand multiple times but never to Chiang Mai.  Just wanted to let you all know so you don’t think I have disappeared. […]

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Illuminating Blogger Award

I have to say I feel really honored to have been nominated for the Illuminated Blogger Award by CJ from http://www.foodstoriesblog.com This is the first time I have ever been nominated for an award for my blog The Epicurious Life.  It makes me feel like all my hard work is finally being noticed and appreciated. […]

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Champagne and Hats

I join my friend Elisa to watch the Melbourne Cup 2012 horse race in the Hong Kong Jockey Club.  Please take a look and subscribe!

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