Kate Springer

Kate Springer

"Kate Springer is an American freelance journalist based in Hong Kong who has been covering travel, food, culture, architecture, fashion, and design for the past seven years. Her work has been published by CNN, Condé Nast Traveler, BBC Travel, American Way, Sotheby's, Travel & Leisure, Food & Wine, Playboy, Discovery, Munchies, and more. She is currently the Hong Kong and Macau correspondent for Forbes Travel Guide; lifestyle editor of +852 (Hong Kong Airlines' magazine); managing editor of Ariana social justice magazine; and the director of Springer Creative content agency. She holds a master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.

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20 Ultimate Things to Do in Hong Kong

20 Ultimate Things to Do in Hong Kong

From Victoria's Peak to dim sum dinners and visits to outlying islands like Lantau and Cheung Chau, here's a list of the best things to do and see while you are visiting Hong Kong.
Watch Your Step: My Barefoot Beach Walk Landed Me in the Hospital

Watch Your Step: My Barefoot Beach Walk Landed Me in the Hospital

When picturing a tropical vacation, it’s all oversea bungalows, hammocks, snorkeling, and crystal-clear water. You rarely envision yourself on a remote island off the coast of El Nido, worried that a mysterious insect sting could take your life.
These 8 Hotels Sit on the Edge of Cliffs

These 8 Hotels Sit on the Edge of Cliffs

From a 2-million-year-old crater to enormous canyons, ancient caves, and imposing mountains, the greater Middle East region offers no shortage of dramatic landscapes.
Hotel Stage

Hotel Stage

$$$ | Hong Kong | Hong Kong
Nestled in the heart of Yau Ma Tei, one of Hong Kong’s most traditional districts, Hotel Stage opened in 2016 with an emphasis on local art and culture.
20 Ultimate Things to Do in Hong Kong

20 Ultimate Things to Do in Hong Kong

From Victoria's Peak to dim sum dinners and visits to outlying islands like Lantau and Cheung Chau, here's a list of the best things to do and see while you are visiting Hong Kong.
Watch Your Step: My Barefoot Beach Walk Landed Me in the Hospital

Watch Your Step: My Barefoot Beach Walk Landed Me in the Hospital

When picturing a tropical vacation, it’s all oversea bungalows, hammocks, snorkeling, and crystal-clear water. You rarely envision yourself on a remote island off the coast of El Nido, worried that a mysterious insect sting could take your life.
These 8 Hotels Sit on the Edge of Cliffs

These 8 Hotels Sit on the Edge of Cliffs

From a 2-million-year-old crater to enormous canyons, ancient caves, and imposing mountains, the greater Middle East region offers no shortage of dramatic landscapes.