Jamie’s Italian Tsim Sha Tsui: Pukka Ocean Terminal eats with kids!

Jamie's Italian Hong Kong

If you’re familiar with Brit celebrity chef/professional geezer/saviour of school dinners Jamie Oliver’s TV shows, then you’ll probably already have some idea what to expect from his newly opened Tsim Sha Tsui restaurant. A million miles away from the usual … Continue reading

The Rink at Elements Mall review: cool Kowloon for cooped-up kids!

The Rink Kowloon

If there’s one thing that a Hong Kong summer calls for, it’s powerful air-conditioning. So where better to chill your boots during the recent blazing hot weather we’ve had than an ice-rink, where you’re guaranteed a refreshing arctic blast that’ll … Continue reading

Pull Shapes! Pizza with the family at Motorino Soho

Accidental Tai-Tai Motorino

Fact: everyone loves pizza (quiet, you at the back). But not every pizza is made equal and over the years we’ve weathered the various disappointments of soggy bases, processed plasticky cheese and frankly horrifying toppings (Pizza Hut Hong Kong, I’m looking … Continue reading

Kid-friendly brunch Kowloon-side at Grand Central, Elements

Accidental Tai-Tai Grand Central Bar and Grill

So we may have missed the 4th of July, but we figured we’d make up for it by paying tribute to our cousins from across the pond in the best way we know how – by stuffing ourselves silly with … Continue reading

Jump around! Bounce Inc. trampoline park opens at EMAX, Kowloon Bay

Accidental Tai-Tai Bounce Inc

Regular readers of this blog may recall that The Family T-T are pretty keen on trampolines. These (literally) breathless posts about North Point’s Ryze and DB’s Discoveryland had us building up a right old sweat on the springs and we’ve returned to both venues … Continue reading

A fun family staycation in Hong Kong at the Hyatt Regency, Sha Tin!

Accidental Tai-Tai Hyatt Sha Tin

A fun family staycation in Hong Kong at the Hyatt Regency, Sha Tin! Continue reading

Afternoon tea with kids at The Continental, Pacific Place, Hong Kong

Accidental Tai Tai The Continental Hong Kong

I do love a good afternoon tea. Perhaps it’s something to do with being British, although it should be noted that this most quintessentially English pursuit is, in fact, far more common in Hong Kong than back in the UK, … Continue reading

Where to buy kids’ swimwear online in Hong Kong

Accidental Tai-Tai Swimwear for kids

So as my post about North Point’s secret swimwear shop has just shot back up the “most read” charts on the blog, I can only conclude that summer is well and truly here! While I’m happy to schlepp all over … Continue reading

Holy Crêpe! La Crêperie’s new restaurant opens in Causeway Bay


(I know, but it was that or “Galette me entertain you”, so it really could’ve been worse.) Along with my good friend and fellow slave to the salted caramel Miss J, I am a big fan of La Crêperie – … Continue reading

The ultimate guide to beating the crowds at Ocean Park!

Ocean Park top image

Whether – like me – you’re a Disney-phobe or just fancy a day out with the smalls that involves cute aquatic creatures and fluffy mammals without having to get on a plane to Borneo, then Ocean Park is the place … Continue reading