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Location - South East Asia; Capital - N/A; Population - 7 million; Currency - Hong Kong Dollar

I left Shanghai and headed for Hong Kong by train, in 1999.


hongnoteHong Kong still has its own currency despite now being part of China









hong1View of Wanchai and Causeway Bay on Hong Kong Island



hong3A waterfall at Victoria Peak Gardens, Hong Kong Island $600 Bonus



hong2View from Victoria Peak, Hong Kong Island
















hong4Repulse Bay on Hong Kong Island

















hong5The streets of Kowloon



hong6Kowloon's bird market



hong7Fish for sale in Kowloon




















hong9Tai O village on the scenic and relaxed island of Lantau



hong10Drying fish at Tai O village, Lantau Island. I hadn't realised that Hong Kong had such peaceful, uncrowded areas



hong11Fish paste being dried, Tai O village, Lantau Island
















hong12Po Lin monsatery, Lantau Island















hong13Up close at the Buddha statue, Lantau Island



hong13aNext to the Buddha Statue, Po Lin monastery, Lantau Island


hong14A world away from Kowloon, on Lantau Island




















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