Dash Chan

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5 Great Things to do in Hong Kong

I’ll be living in Hong Kong for four months! I arrived in mid-may but about two days later, I was on a flight to the Philippines so it wasn’t until …

Why a 92-year old woman has to eat from the trash, even when she isn't homeless - BACCARAT Hong Kong

We’ve all seen it: elderly men and women lumbering uphill, rubbish-laden carts in tow and no one to help them. From Central to Sham Shui Po, this is …

Inside Cathay Pacific's The Pier First Class Lounge Day Suites

by David Flynn | July 1, 2015<p>There's plenty to like about Cathay Pacific's new The Pier First Class Lounge at Hong Kong airport, but the Day Suites …

Cathay Pacific Reopens First Class Lounge in Hong Kong

The Pier, Cathay Pacific’s renewed first class lounge at Hong Kong International Airport, may leave you looking forward to flight delays, with its full-service dining room, complimentary massages and welcoming decor. A large foyer with walls lined in soothing green onyx and a signature scent …

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Favorite 10 in Hong Kong: FOOD HUNTING ON ‘DING DING’ TRAMS

Hong Kong Island is where the heartbeat of Hong Kong pounds, where you can find shiny skyscrapers as well as homes to the many culinary delights …

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You can get McDonald’s Lego in Hong Kong. They win

We love Lego. We love McDonald’s. So OMFG.<p>Yesterday, McDonald’s in Hong Kong launched a collaboration with Nanoblocks, a line of little bricks, …

Hong Kong Bun Festival Makes Local Bakery $10K+ a Day

Living in a small town can help or hurt small businesses. But when you find a niche that needs filling, you just might strike gold.<p>For example, the …

20 Ways to Immerse Yourself in the Culture of Hong Kong

By The College Tourist : Authors : <b>College Tourist Summer Travel Bloggers.</b><p><b>Eat Like Locals</b>. <b>Hannah McIntyre</b>, Spring Hill College<p>Eat like a local. Dai Pai Dongs are market-like groupings of food stalls located throughout the city of Hong Kong, sometimes attached to markets. These street food vendors …

Explorations in making pixel art

I have a love of classic, retro video games and I’ve always wanted to make my own games. Someday I want to make an actual NES game with a cartridge …

Photoshop Pixel Art Tips: Isometric Grids

Photoshop is a huge, multipurpose program. Because of this, some of the features that can be very helpful for pixel art are somewhat hidden, and not …

What Can Experience Designers Learn from Pixel Art?

<b>There’s a timeless appeal to creating something great out of simple pieces.</b><p>Minecraft players will frequently create truly remarkable scenes using …

Pixel Art Basics in Photoshop Tutorial Part 3 Layers by PXLFLX

Detailing in #Pixel #Art #Graphic in Photoshop

Objective<p>Main Objective of this blog post is how to give more detailing in Pixel Art Graphic.<p>It is said that god lies in details, and that’s exactly …

Pixel Art Tutorial: The Basics of Pixel Art

So, you want to learn about pixel art? You’ve come to the right place! In this pixel art tutorial I’m going to teach you about pixel art. We won’t be …

Create an Isometric Pixel Art Coffee Shop in Adobe Photoshop

If you are making a pixel art town illustration, or even if you only want to do a simple isometric pixel art piece, a coffee shop or restaurant will …

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7 Things You Must Do Before an International Trip

As I prepare for my trip to Hong Kong and China next week, I keep coming up with tasks I have to take care of before I leave. Long trips and …

My first exhibition of 2015: ‘Connection’, at the Hong Kong Arts Centre in conjunction with Chun Wo Development

I am very pleased to announce my first exhibition of 2015, in partnership with Chun Wo Development of Hong Kong: <b>Connection</b>. The theme is …

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Deal Alert: West Coast to Asia Flights From $574

Thinking about flying to Hong Kong or Singapore this fall? You’re probably not going to do much better than this. Korean Air and Singapore Airlines …

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Invader "Wipe Out: An Explosition of Invader in Hong Kong" @ The Qube Recap

Non-profit art organization HOCA has unveiled the much-anticipated exhibition from French street<p>Non-profit art organization HOCA has unveiled the much-anticipated exhibition from French street artist Invader titled “Wipe Out: An Explosition of Invader in Hong Kong.” The exhibition, which overhauls …

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Travel Diaries: Designer Rebecca Minkoff Takes on Hong Kong

"One of the most striking characteristics of Hong Kong is the main island skyline. I stayed at the InterContinental Hong Kong, in the Tsim Sha Tsui …

Hong Kong's most breathtaking views: where to glimpse the city from above

Hong Kong’s power buildings and gleaming harbour are made for the cinema. The city’s views have inspired the sci-fi classic <i>Blade Runner</i> and awed audiences in <i>The Dark Knight</i>. Luckily, unlike Batman, you don’t have to scale a 400-storey building for a glimpse of Hong Kong’s dramatic skyline. There …

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How To Say 'Thank You' Around The World

Saying "thank you" is not just polite, it's the simplest way to put a smile on someone's face. And if you're travelling, it's also a great way to …

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Why It's Never Been Easier to Fly to Asia

The 787 has redrawn the aviation map, making it easier (and more comfortable) to get to Asia, no matter in the U.S. where you live.<p>Until 2012, most trips to Asia followed a familiar and exhausting pattern. Travelers would hop a flight to connect at a major U.S. hub—Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, …

Trip Report & Review - United Global First Lounge Hong Kong - The BEST United Lounge?

If my United Global First Lounge experience in Washington-Dulles hinted at one thing, it was that I am usually very skeptical when it comes to the …

Postcard from... Hong Kong

The Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront offers some of the best views of Victoria Harbour and the island’s famed skyline. It also offers pungent fried squid for …

The Cost Of Traveling To Asia: Time For Another Business Trip!

Angkor Wat, Cambodia<p>Much of Financial Samurai’s culture is about bringing various worldwide perspectives to financial topics we care about. If we can …

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