The Fu Shin Street traditional bazaar is one of Hong Kong’s oldest surviving wet markets, dating back to 1892.
The Fu Shin Street traditional bazaar is one of Hong Kong’s oldest surviving wet markets, dating back to 1892. The traditional market is part of the old Tai Po Market, and is abuzz with vibrant shops, hollering vendors, and haggling shoppers throughout the day. Find fresh local produce, seafood, meat, and inexpensive food stalls where you can fill up on some excellent food. Worth stopping by after a visit to the heritage Man Mo Temple nearby.
Tai Po, Hong Kong
Traditionally, it is believed that it will bring good luck and fortune
This rather garish but enjoyable modern temple dating from the 1950s in fact contains no less than 12,800 Buddhas lining the walls of the main hall
For those with a serious interest in Chinese culture, this might appeal to you as one of Hong Kong's best museums
Of more historical than practical interest, this tiny walled village was one of the first settlements of the Tang clan, who arrived in Hong Kong in the 12th century and have dominated much of the area ever since
Built in the 1950s, the Shek Kip Mei Estate is one of the few remaining places where you can grasp the living conditions of Hong Kong during the 50s and 60s
Tomb from the Eastern Han dynasty (AD 25 - 220) discovered in 1955
An exhibition in complete darkness