Park next door, literally as you open side door. This is actually a trbute to the father of Chinese herbal cures and all plants Chinese herbs. Another nice park just round corner with great children's play area. Hollywood park.
Area is traditional Hong Kong with lots of places selling dried fish and herbs. Up the hill is many antique shops and coffee shops. I went in one who had a whole carved pair of mammoth tusks, you could buy a few Ferrari for the price.
If you walk up Queens road central get to all the big clothing and luxury goods shops. About ten minutes. Can get all foods you need in Welcome supermarket or International both 3 -5 mins walk.
Also plenty veggie shops.
Sheung Wan tube station 5 mins and links to whole network.
I liked the area as does not have the crushing number of people you get in Kowloon.
There is a pervasive smell of fish around but that's because majority local businesses sell dried fish products. Didn't bother me.
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