One Man’s Poison is another man’s lunch

The very offensive joke in China goes that “the only thing on four legs that Chinese people don’t eat is the table”. Indeed, when travelling in China, you may wonder if there is anything that is off limits when it comes to food. If it moves, if it walks, if it swims, if it wriggles,…

I can see clearly now

The heat of a Hong Kong summer may bring a fair amount of sweating and brow mopping, but the season also brings new winds which suck smog/fog/nasty-crap-in-the-air away from Hong Kong to reveal perfect blue skies and fluffy white clouds. Since arriving back in the fragrant harbour, the visibility has been amazing. Suddenly distant islands…