No More Ill Wind

It’s nearly summer and that means two things – plenty of heat and plenty of dust.


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Isn’t it funny how trends return to vogue and what we once swore we would never wear, we now contemplate and even capitulate to?


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The Know What She Wants

Sex toys can be tricky things to give to someone special.


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Innovating on German Engineering

Ever since German climber Otto Herzog started using carabiners on his mountain accents back in 1911, the world has been thinking up innovative uses for this simple locking device.


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Get Tech Surf Savvy

Surfing has come a long way since ancient Polynesians in Tahiti were first observed hitting the peaks and barrels in 1767.


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Always Be Prepared

As a man of the world, you know as well as anyone how important it is to be prepared for any eventuality.


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Your Next Big Party

Music festivals are a whole lot of fun, but for all of us based in Hong Kong, enjoying one of these epic events usually means travelling pretty far from home.


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The MMC descends on Smokey Joe’s

There is something inherently manly about smoked, barbecued hunks of meat.


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Not What Just Popped Into Your Head

It seems we can’t get enough of the humble hamburger this year, with the opening of a plethora of new burger joints across Hong Kong Island.


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Know Your Meat

It’s almost summer and we all know what that means – barbeque season.


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Is There Anybody Out There?

 

The brainiacs at NASA recently declared that they expect to find evidence of ‘alien life’ in the next 10 to 20 years. While we’re waiting for confirmation of extraterrestrial life, check out these alien flicks and decide for yourself which one predicts our future encounter with extraterrestrial beings.


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Dialing it Down

New York is called the city that never sleeps, but from where we stand, Hong Kong is a strong contender for that crown – if it hasn't stolen it already.


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Your Wingman, Anytime

We might be living in an age of astounding innovation, but when it comes to flying, we’re stuck in a rut of mediocrity, no matter what airline (or cabin) we're flying in.


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Get Your Hands Dirty

America’s culinary stylings seem to be having a moment in Hong Kong, and the result is the recent opening of a spate of new restaurants that cater to the male appetite – or at least, one of them. 


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Paperwork Be Gone

Let’s face it: ‘busy’ has become our default setting.


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Spy Style

At one point or another, all of us have dreamed of being dashing spies.


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Enter the Dragon’s Lair

There are a handful of men that we as a gender respect for the way they epitomise what it means to be a man.


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Eye Candy for Your Face

 

 

 

Trends of days past return this year with vintage sunglasses for men taking their cues from the cool 60s.


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Food with Honesty

It’s an odd name for a burger joint. It’s an even odder name for a burger joint that moonlights as a burritoria and lobster shack.


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So you have a mild caffeine addition - nothing you can’t control, nothing that has you wandering street corners at night scratching yourself – but it’s there.


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Oxfords and Monks don’t go with everything, and tassels should be found on strippers, not loafers. Lace up with a sturdy yet stylish pair of chukka boots – versatile, leather ankle-height boots that come in a wide range of style and looks.


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A Travel Agent that’s Licensed to Kill

Go on, admit it, you rather fancy yourself as the next Bond, and which red blooded man wouldn’t?


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Cut Us, Do We Not Bleed Green?

 

 

Every March, many of us either proclaim Irish Heritage or jump on the green band wagon, all in celebration of good old St Patty. Whether or not you found yourself (and your initials) at the bottom of a warm Guinness pint glass this year, you can keep the festive spirit going strong all year long with these Irish-inspired cocktails.


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Clean Up Your Act

Recently they found traces of the Black Death – that’s right, the bubonic plague – all over New York’s subway system.


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A Touch of Americana on Hollywood

Few nations have the pop culture following of the United States – whether or not you’re a fan of the US, you’d have to be a hermit in the Kalahari Desert not to recognise the cultural symbols it has exported across the globe.


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Prepare to be Wacked

Everyone loves a good mafia flick; the legacy of The Godfather parts I and II (we shall not speak of the third), the wise guys of Casino, the mean streak of Scarface – these flicks were a chance for the average punter to slip into another world, one of velvet suits and long, red wine-soaked dinners, of classic cocktails and homemade recipes, of floozies and dolls and made men.


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Manly to a Tea

You may not know it, but the worlds of fine whisky and premium tea have been having a sordid affair for centuries.


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NecesCity talks with dynamic mixologist Dorothy Lam of Flint Bar & Grill at the JW Marriott Hong Kong, about the city’s cocktail scene, competitions, and mixing it up in a man’s world.



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Because Gentlemen Come Prepared

Sometimes it can be hard to predict what weather you’ll encounter on the road.


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Because Knowledge is Power

With today’s cutting-edge technology, we have more information at our fingertips than ever before; which begs the question: what are we doing with it all?


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