Tai O – An architectural masterpiece – Photodiary

This week we visited the little known architectural wonder that is Tai O fishing village in Hong Kong. A fishing village built entirely on stilts, visited mainly buy tourists wanting to purchase dried fish and eat local snacks. But look a little further, delve into the back streets and you will find a community that has built (and is still building) an entire village on stilts in the inlet of the South China sea. Here is our photo diary of a quiet Sunday spent exploring the structures that seem to defy gravity, and watching the villagers build new structures and maintain the old houses. Tai Po eclectic east15

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One thought on “Tai O – An architectural masterpiece – Photodiary

  1. While I like the images, I am afraid that I want to make a correction – the place you visited is Tai O and not Tai Po which is in a different part of Hong Kong. Regards, Michael

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