Like any major international city, Hong Kong can be an expensive city to visit. Budget accommodation is sparse, bars can be pricey and there is far too much shopping temptation. There are plenty of cheap things to do but if you want a taste of...

The idea of saving money in the city that's known as the ‘Monte Carlo of the Orient' might seem strange, especially to those travelling (like me) on a backpacker's budget. And while it's true that Macau's gambling revenues now exceed those of Las Vegas, a...