26 August, 2016
woman riding a bike on the beach
woman riding a bike on the beach
What's On HK

WEEKENDER: Win a $1,000 Hamper from Coconut Matter, Get Away for the Long Weekend with Flight Centre and more

26 August, 2016
woman riding a bike on the beach

What’s on this weekend…

Sometimes a weekend just needs to be all about YOU. It’s so easy to get swept up in the pace of Hong Kong that we forget to slow down and take care of number one. From a weekend-long getaway to ultimate zen moments on the beach AND the chance to win a hamper of coconuty goodness – this one’s for you and only you, girls!

three friends posing for the camera on the beach

Get Away for the September Long Weekend!

One of the many reasons we are lucky to live in Hong Kong is the sheer number of public holidays we have. The next public holiday happens to be on Friday, 16 September, so get ready for a long weekend! It’s the perfect excuse to take a mini-holiday and now’s the time to book it in. If you can’t be bothered hunting for the best flight prices at the right times, leave it to the experts at Flight Centre who have all the best weekend getaway deals. They’ll help you maximise that long weekend and make the most of all three days. Fancy checking out the F1 in Singapore? They have packages available that will get your flights, tickets and accommodation all sorted. What’s more, the team is always on hand to offer tried and tested recommendations for restaurants, bars and activities for wherever you may want to go. So what are you waiting for? Make sure you book now and enjoy that three-day holiday!

When: The public holiday for Mid-Autumn Festival is on Friday, 16 September 2016 – book now for the best deals!
Where: Flight Centre has a number of packages to many destinations all over Asia and beyond.
How much:
Check out the best deals here!

girl sitting in bed with a jar of coconut oil

Loco for Coco

There’s never a dull moment in Hong Kong. We absolutely love that there’s always something to do and someone who’s keen to dive right in with you, but let’s be honest – the rat race can be exhausting. So… we propose that this weekend you take a little time out with two days of pure indulgence and TLC! Snuggle in, get comfy and treat yourself to a hamper of gorgeous coconut products from Coconut Matter. We’re giving one reader the chance to win a bundle of nine, natural skincare goodies from refreshing Therapeutic Lip Balms to CocoBar Face Soaps and even a little Coconut Sugar and WILD Oil – perfect for making yourself some healthy sweet treats or applying as a scrub. And regardless of whether you’re the lucky winner (fingers and toes crossed!), there’s always time to take the time for you…


When: All weekend long!
Where: Anywhere you like.
How much: You can’t put a price on a little TLC! Simply click the button above to enter the giveaway

Read more: 10 Ways To Use Coconut Oil In Your Life

yoga on repulse bay beach

Yoga on the Beach

Sure, ‘Sunday Funday’ is always on the cards, but occasionally we just want to chill out. And what better place to get our zen on than at a beach! Feel the sand beneath your feet and the fresh sea breeze in your hair as Emily from The Yoga Room takes you back to basics in this 60 minute, open-aired class. Breathe in… breathe out…

When: Sunday, 28 August, 6-7pm
Where: Repulse Bay Beach, Hong Kong
How much: $110, grab your ticket here!

Read more: Sassy’s Guide to Yoga in Hong Kong

dog with water bowl

Four-Paws Fundraiser

Regardless of whether you’re a proud pup owner, or just REALLY like dogs (who doesn’t?), head down this Sunday to Stazione Novella in aid of our four-pawed friends at the Lifelong Animal Protection Charity! Guzzle an Aperol Spritz paired with delicious savoury bites whilst your pooch enjoys the bar’s complimentary, homemade Pupperoni dog treats (made from 100% pork skin, with no additives or preservatives!).

When: Sunday, 28 August, 11am-5pm
Where: Stazione Novella, 52 – 56 Staunton Street, SoHo, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Grab yourself a bite to eat and drink at great prices where 15% of all profits will go directly to LAP!

Read more: A Dog’s Guide to Hong Kong: The Best Bars, Beaches, Hike and Parks

rooftop at the park lane hotel in causeway bay

Pick Your Pink Secret Rooftop Party

Our evening glass of rosé just got even fancier with Pick Your Pink’s Secret Rooftop Party! Set amongst stellar rooftop views at The Park Lane, indulge in a vast selection of Hong Kong’s best pink tipples and delicious tapas.

When: Friday, 26 August, 5.30pm-12am
Where: The Park Lane Hong Kong Pullman Hotel, 310 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Buy one free one until 9pm! RSVP by sending an email to valentin@vinesandterroirs.com or call 5690 2924

Read more: 5 New Alfresco and Rooftop Bars to Try in Hong Kong

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