It had been 9 years since I’d been back to Hong Kong, the city where my dad was born and raised. Many of our relatives have since moved away and the high costs of the city have kept us away for this period. Lots has changed. We stayed on the Kowloon side of the city.
Sidewalks _ Kowloon.
A wonton shop that my dad and my grandpa used to frequent _ Kowloon.
Nathan Road _ Kowloon. Walking down Nathan Road, the main north-south thoroughfare of Kowloon. On the right is Kowloon Park.
Nathan Road _ Kowloon. A strip mall fronting Nathan Road, carved into the hill of Kowloon Park.
Kowloon Park _ Kowloon. On the rooftop of the strip mall.
Victoria Harbour -Kowloon.
Pedestrian-only street off of Kai Chiu Road near Sogo _ Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
Sogo @ Hennessy Road _ Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
Central Elevated Public Walkway over Garden Road _ Central, Hong Kong.
Public Staircases _ Sheung Wan, Hong Kong.
Central Elevated Public Walkway over Connaught Road _Central, Hong Kong.
My dad’s old neighborhood _ Kowloon
Goldfish Market (Tung Choi Street North) _ Mong Kok, Kowloon.
Hong Kong Central Library _ Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
Symphony of Lights _ Hong Kong / Kowloon. A nightly light show on over 40 high-rises along both the Hong Kong and Kowloon side of Victoria Harbour. Lasers!