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December 2017


La Rambla by Catalunya

Inspired by Catalonian flavours and ingredients, La Rambla by Catalunya which opened last month serves Spanish cuisine in a modern, sleek setting. The menu includes a comprehensive tapas selection, a series of meat and fresh seafood dishes, a range of paellas, combined with modern interpretations of Spanish dishes. Spanning over 5,000 square feet, the restaurant also boasts a large outdoor terrace overlooking the Victoria Harbour, making it ideal for happy hour or weekend brunch buffet.

Address: 3071-73 level 3, ifc mall, Central

Telephone: 2661-1161

Opening times: (Lunch) Mon-Fri, 11:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m., Sat-Sun, 12:00-3:00 p.m. (Dinner) Sun-Thu, 6:00-10:30 p.m., Fri-Sat, 6:00-11:00 p.m. 

Website: www.larambla.hk 


Get moving

Here’s something that might motivate you to reach your health and fitness goals in 2018. Fitbit Alta HR is the world’s slimmest wrist-based, continuous heart- rate tracking device powered by PurePulse® heart-rate technology, and featuring automatic exercise recognition, sleep tracking, battery life of up to seven days, and smartphone notifications. The versatile design of the Alta HR is available in black, blue gray, coral or fuchsia. 



Andrew Llloyd Webber's Cats in Hong Kong 

The ever-popular musical Cats opens in Hong Kong on 6 January and runs until 11 February 2018. Based on T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, the show combines Webber’s timeless music, energetic choreography and innovative set design. “We are thrilled that the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award-winning musical Cats is pouncing back onto the Hong Kong stage. The show was ground- breaking when it opened in 1981 and remains as fresh and innovative today” said leading lady Joanna Ampil, who plays one-time glamour cat Grizabella, at a press conference. 

Dates: 6 January - 11 February 2018

Venue: Lyric Theatre, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts 

Tickets: www.hkticketing.com 




A new chamber opera commissioned by the Asia Society Hong Kong Center, Mila is a story of a domestic helper from the Philippines hired by a family of three in Hong Kong, told through captivating and moving music. The performance sheds light on the high-pressure environment that Hong Kong fosters among students and in the workplace, as well as a troubled family dynamic. There will be a post-performance talk with the creative team on 18 January 2018. 

Dates: 18-20 January 2018, 7:00 p.m., 21 January 2018, 3:00 p.m.

Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty 

Tickets: ticketing.asiasociety.org.hk