Kowloon

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Travel: Hong Kong

A couple of months ago I had the opportunity to visit Hong Kong for a wonderful week of exploring the city and I can easily say it is a place that has captured my imagination… The treacle-like air envelopes me, comforting in its heaviness. The lush green sub-tropical trees and mountains contrast against the overcast skies, and driving past the multitude of overwhelmingly high-rise buildings of the city, straining my neck to look up, it reminds me of scene from the 2012 Judge Dredd movie (unusual reference I know!) There are things which stand out for me, in the slow stillness of the air, and...