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Hong Kong: Then And Now

By Localiiz 19 November 2017
Want to see what Hong Kong looked like more than fifty years ago? Thanks to flickr user HK Man's thorough Old HK photo stream, we're able to see side-by-side comparisons of the city now and then. Cheers for putting in the leg work so we don't have to Mr Man! Get ready for one epic Hong Kong throwback ...

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Ladder Street, Sheung Wan

As seen in the film, The World of Suzie Wong (1960)

Victoria Harbour

Ferry Street, Yau Ma Tei, 1972

Saigon Street, Canton Road, Yau Ma Tei, 1966

Morrison Hill Road, Wan Chai Road Junction, 1980s

Beijing Road, Lock Road Junction, Tsim Sha Tsui 1971

Wyndham Street and Queens Road Central Junction, Central

Shanghai Street, Nanjing Street Junction - Yau Ma Tei - 1960s

Nathan Road, Austin Road Junction - Tsim Sha Tsui, 1960

Star Ferry Bus Terminus, Tsim Sha Tsui, 1950s

Hungry for more? View HK Man's extensive collection of Old HK photos here.

Read more! Explore the rest of our Old Hong Kong section.

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