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Stanley Main Beach lies on the other side of the peninsula to the promenade, but is only about five minutes' walk from the Stanley Markets.
Stanley Main Beach lies on the other side of the peninsula to the promenade, but is only about five minutes' walk from the Stanley Markets. It is a popular beach for wind-surfing, and hosts annual dragon boat races. Facilities include a cafe, changing rooms and showers, shark nets, public toilets and a barbeque area.
Stanley, Hong Kong
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The Hong Kong Maritime Museum can be found on the ground floor of Murray House
Murray House is one of Hong Kong's oldest colonial buildings
Stanley Ma Hang Park is a recent addition to Stanley's attractions, and was opened in January 2011
Further along the western side of the peninsula is St Stephens Beach, about a 10 minute walk down Wong Ma Kok Road
The Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum is located on Tung Tau Wan Road
Ocean Park is a huge oceanarium
18th-century Hakka village house
Exhibits firefighting stuff
Despite its dry title, this museum is worth a visit if you enjoy military history