Hong Wrong is an acclaimed mix of mildly serious observation & irreverent claptrap chronicling the good, bad and ugly under the Fragrant Harbour’s fading lights. In-keeping with the author's love/hate take on the city he's resided in for 7 years.
When big news events kick off in the SAR, Hong Wrong attempts to reinterpret what’s happening in a concise and visual way. It is also the home of the annual HK Pillow Fight!
About me: I am a British expat living and working in Hong Kong.
HISTORY ? A Brief Visual History of The Peninsula Hotel The Peninsula has a new light show to celebrate its 85 year anniversary. It runs nightly, until this Saturday only, at 7:30pm, 8:30pm and 9:30pm. The hotel opened in 1928 and aimed to be “the finest hotel east of Suez“… The building itself was completed a year earlier but was used ... Thu, 12 Dec 2013 07:46:55
HK LIFE ? Cheapest Way to Transfer Money Home Transferring money from Hong Kong back to your home country is cumbersome and expensive. Exchange bureaus are a rip-off and banks offer poor rates, even before charges are imposed on sender and recipient accounts. There are two banking options which offer free international transfers of sorts…... Thu, 12 Dec 2013 04:27:21
HISTORY ? The Bustling Hong Kong of 1947: Historical Photos from Mark Kauffman Mark Kauffman was an award winning photographer for Life Magazine. At 17, he was the youngest person to ever shoot a cover for the publication, where he remained as a staff photographer for 30 years. He died in 1994. The crystal-clear shots below were taken by Kauffman in 1947, two years after the J... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 01:35:11
HELPERS ? Vote for New ?HK Helpers Campaign? to Win HK$20k in Funding Next month, ‘HK Helpers Campaign’ will finally launch its website, followed by an official launch a few weeks later. Six months in the making, the new multimedia and advocacy project is in the running to win HK$20,000 in funding from Awakening Cafe. Throughout December, after each meal, ... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 12:43:08
POLITICS ? Interests of Conflict Weekly Digest #9 Below is the latest digest from our political commentator ‘Tony Wong’. Hong Wrong publishes a selection of his musings each week, but you can sign up for his full, daily newsletter by emailing ‘subscribe’ to firstname.lastname@example.org. It is ”aimed at informed reside... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:13:44