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New Street Art in Wong Chuk Hang

Hong Kong, as recently as March 2017, hosted another HK Walls Street Art Festival. This time it was mostly located in Hong Kong Island South, in the predominantly industrial area... read more

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Ballarat, Australia
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482 reviews
235 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
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We used bus #72 to head to the coastal settlement of Aberdeen, on the southern side of HK island, but not a huge distance from Causeway Bay. The trip passed through Happy Valley and a tunnel, and we were there. There still was a fishing fleet based in A, and a typhoon shelter for boats. Arguably the most densely HK... More 

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Hong Kong
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56 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hong Kong, as recently as March 2017, hosted another HK Walls Street Art Festival. This time it was mostly located in Hong Kong Island South, in the predominantly industrial area of Wong Chuk Hang. The recent extension of the MTR system to Island south has made this area of Hong Kong much more accessible and travelling there is now very... More 

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Pensacola Beach, Florida, USA
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205 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rides around this large protected harbor with lots of fishing boats on a sampan is a must do item. Private rides are not all that expensive and give you a break from walking and the sun. Don't miss the Jumbo Fish Restaurant.

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Hong Kong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 692 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

South Island line to Lei Tung and exit A to Ap Lei Chau promenade. There, get a delightful short ferry ride across the harbour to Aberdeen promenade. Just wander around and take in the sites. Fishball flat rice noodles the specialty.

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Nevada
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370 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

So with the new extension of the South Island MTR line one can get from Admiralty on the north side of HK Island to Ap Lei Chau in just 12 minutes as compared to in the old days via vehicles either through the Aberdeen tunnel or around the western side which take much longer. In Ap Lei Chau Island and... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Visited to see Jumbo restaurant..took their free shuttle..had a look around the glittering restaurant then took the free shuttle back to Aberdeen promenade...overall very shabby waters...but in the dark the glittering restaurant and skyscrapers hid all the shabbiness ..

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Crown Point, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Aberdeen is the largest town on Hong Kong Island outside the main urban area, and it was famous for being the place where Hong Kong boat people lived in the 1960s and 1970s. Popular activities are to take a sampan ride, enjoy seafood at Jumbo Floating Restaurant. Aberdeen Harbor is in the bay between the south coast of Hong Kong... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Here's where it all started. Aberdeen is one of the nine Harbours in Hong Kong, and it was used for early trade by the British. Now it's famous as a tourist attraction for its floating village and floating seafood restaurants which are located in the Aberdeen Harbour. Many of the Tanka people,traditional fishermen, still live on boats in the Aberdeen... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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156 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Really ; we didn't expect much but had a blast with the 30 minute boat ride u can buy either at "sticker price" or for half of it after negotiations. It is the weird little things you see, and probably make pictures of that are worth the time spent. Fishermen working and how they cope with a) lack of cash... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Pretty looking area but don't make a dedicated visit there as there's not a whole lot to do. If you're going to Ocean Park, you'll see over the whole area from the cable cars and the upper part of the park. Bus 70 goes there from the Exchange Square bus terminus if you still wish to visit.

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