Category Archives: Hong Kong

Dispensary

In Philippines we call it pharmacy, whereas in Hong Kong they call it dispensary.

HK Green Post Boxes

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Hong Kong green post box with Royal British isignia

Even though Hong Kong is no longer under the British colonial rule, as a visitor, it is edifying to see some history miscellany in society’s practical objects such as the post box.

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Of modern type but still green

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A closer look of the letter slot

Bamboo Scaffolding

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Bamboo scaffolding is widely used in Hong Kong and that is why this attracts my attention more than the IFCs or Bank of China Tower type of buildings.

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One must be amazingly skilled in tying and connecting bamboo poles together at the right places to ensure stability for construction men and materials. How I wish bamboo scaffolders will continue to pass on this ancient skill for generations as bamboo scaffolding takes away the look of dullness of modern infrastructure construction activity happening constantly here and there.

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Friday Snapshot: Hazy Sunset

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A hazy sunset at Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong

Fresh Food

Fresh seafood stall in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island side

Fresh seafood stall in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island side

Wholesale vegetable market in Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon side

Wholesale vegetable market in Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon side

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