Hongkie Town

Categories: Food & Drink The Scene
Blogger: Spike
Description: Having lived in the city for 13 years, this blogger shares his opinions on everything Hong Kong.

Latest Posts

March 23rd
For about 20 years now, South Korea has been turning out world-class films. I’m going to tell you about a great Korean director, Na Hong-Jin, and his three great films, but first a little history. 20 years ago, I watched my first Korean film, an epi… Continue Reading
March 22nd
When I started writing this post, it was about a week ago, 10 AM, and I was waiting for it to be 12 noon so that I could flush my toilet. Why? I’m living in the capital city of a country that positions itself as an economic and technological hub for… Continue Reading
March 6th
At some point I picked up the line, “Happiness is just a moment before you’re unhappy again.” I’m not sure exactly where I got it from. I thought it might be from Mad Men but it appears that the quote from that show was,  &ldq… Continue Reading
February 22nd
My birthday is now 70 days away. My 65th birthday. And I just found out this week that I’m fucked. The reason is that in the Philippines there is a law that requires retirement at age 65. I found out about this law last month and at that time I was … Continue Reading
February 9th
In this post – three sort-of-restaurant reviews. A steak dinner at Wolfgang’s and a pizza at Motorino’s New York Slice and some tacos at Vatos. And a side note about Angkas, a new Uber-style service with motorcycle taxis. Steak At some p… Continue Reading