A-cross it All

So you think you know your Hong Kong his­tory, your movers and shak­ers, your luxury brands—and ev­ery­thing in be­tween? Put your nog­gin to the test with our tit­il­lat­ing Tatler crossword

Hong Kong Tatler - - Concierge -

Across

1. Gems from this jeweller make one green with envy. 3. King Louis XV and Thomas Jef­fer­son shared a

love of wine from this il­lus­tri­ous es­tate. 9. Hail­ing from the Ital­ian town of Alba, th­ese knarled

morsels epit­o­mise luxury. (5,8) 11. As strik­ing as her Tro­jan coun­ter­part, this He­len

founded Ev­i­dens de Beauté in Hong Kong. 13. You prob­a­bly own a hol­i­day house here. 14. For­merly known as Mud Street, this Soho street was named for the High Com­mis­sioner to China dur­ing the Sec­ond Opium War. 15. The Hungs throw th­ese like no one else. 17. A marine del­i­cacy, prized in Asia for its fat con­tent. 19. An in­flu­en­tial Hong Kong name as­so­ci­ated with

the Bank of East Asia and Hutchi­son Wham­poa. 20. This ev­ery­day ob­ject has come to sym­bol­ise a

po­lit­i­cal sys­tem born in an­cient Greece. 23. A den of vice, a heart of gold and a strug­gling artist make the world of this fic­tional Wan Chai woman in­tensely melo­dra­matic. (5,4) 24. Too much and we buckle—but it also makes

your di­a­monds.

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