Sunday, September 10, 2006

Aberdeen the seaport

650I want to show a wider view of the city today, so here's a photo I took at the Aberdeen praya promenade. Aberdeen is a town in the southern part of the HK island and it is home to the local fishing industry, as you can see there's a line-up of red stern trawlers. The bridge is one which links Aberdeen to Ap Lei Chau (another island).

Link: an interesting website on HK's fishing industry.

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Anonymous michelle said ... (September 10, 2006 5:03 PM) : 

Hey, finally i see a photo cliche from your blog ;) fishing boats !! that honkgong a mixed of traditional and modern...
Have a nice Sunday!

 

Blogger Lisi said ... (September 10, 2006 5:19 PM) : 

LOL Michelle, I suppose these stern trawlers are more of the "hi-tech" fishing boats comparing with those in postcards. And about cliche, I still consider my May 18th post titled "The Signs" the winner of HK cliche. What do you think? ;p

 

Anonymous michelle said ... (September 10, 2006 6:50 PM) : 

Oh those 'signs'... right that is not only cliche but i think that IS hongkong ;)
Perhaps next time you should take a photo of the typhoon shelter in Causeway Bay by the way i have one of those postcards on my desk :D
good day!

 

Blogger Neorelix said ... (September 10, 2006 11:25 PM) : 

Excellent - a great scene. It looks like a busy and bustling little port.

 

Blogger bob said ... (September 11, 2006 5:21 AM) : 

Terrific photo but I always thought Aberdeen was in north east Scotland (where the weather's never that good)

 

Blogger Jenny said ... (September 12, 2006 8:30 PM) : 

Hi Lisi, great photos lately - now that I've beaten the Blogger Beta problem I can come back and comment!
(But you can't link to my blog from my profile so here it is: sharonctdailyphoto.blogspot.com)

 

Blogger Kala said ... (September 18, 2006 1:50 PM) : 

I'm surprised you did not get more footprints on this photo - its a great photo with the mountains and building mixed in

 

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