Latest from Mary Hui

A guide to local favorites in Kowloon City

Visiting Kowloon City? Check out this neighborhood guide to bars, restaurants and sights, with a recommendation on where to find delicious and affordable halal food.
  • Jun 17, 2019

A guide to local favorites in Ap Lei Chau

Visiting Ap Lei Chau in Hong Kong? Here's a neighborhood guide to bars, restaurants and where to get the freshest seafood in town.
  • Jun 17, 2019

A guide to local favorites in Happy Valley

Visiting Happy Valley in Hong Kong? Here's a neighborhood guide to shops, restaurants and sights, such as the city's first and only private photography museum.
  • Jun 17, 2019

A local’s guide to Hong Kong

A Hong Kong local's inside tips on where to stay, what to do and where to eat.
  • Jun 17, 2019

Trumpian rhapsody: Hong Kong opera takes on ping-pong, China and the long red tie

The creator calls the work a bid at “Cantonese opera diplomacy.”
  • Apr 6, 2019

What does Year of the Pig have in store for Trump? Feng shui masters offer clues.

In real estate, Trump sought feng shui advice. Now comes political guidance: Antioxidants, more ‘yin’ and brace for rocky March.
  • Feb 7, 2019

Study: When a city’s trashy lots are cleaned up, residents’ mental health improves

When empty spaces in Philadelphia were cleaned up, there was a significant jump in overall mental health for nearby residents, particularly for those struggling economically.
  • Aug 17, 2018

Hong Kong government tries to make an example of a small opposition party

One effect has been to boost the visibility of the pro-independence group.
  • Aug 11, 2018

The rise and ignominious fall of Harvey Weinstein, in four acts

His surrender Friday in New York caps a stunning downfall for one of Hollywood's most powerful producers.
  • May 25, 2018

China’s 9½-ton space lab will soon crash to Earth. No one knows where it will hit.

Pieces weighing up to 220 pounds could soon make it to the Earth's surface. Somewhere.
  • Jan 4, 2018