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A very fascinating part of the city. We had the chance to explore it greatly as our hotel was here... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019
Falling Waters, West Virginia
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Dried Fish & Chinese Herbs

Travel Through Time to Central and Sheung Wan region to see some of the oldest and newest sections... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

A very fascinating part of the city. We had the chance to explore it greatly as our hotel was here. Some parts were a bit gritty but interesting nevertheless. A lot of small shops selling wares of all sorts but mostly dry foods. Take a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

Travel Through Time to Central and Sheung Wan region to see some of the oldest and newest sections of town. Lots of places to eat and sights (& fish smells!) to explore. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

we walked along this road under the scorching 2pm sun searching for our hotel in HK right after we docked at the shun tak center terminal. carrying our bags while looking for the name of the skyscrapers was a struggle. and the familiar smell of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nielioan
Reviewed January 18, 2017

The dried seafood shops are concentrated here and so the smells are free for all to taste. Highly recommend you take the ding ding to the end of the road and walk back. Very interesting seafood to be looked at. And even shark's fins taller...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank HKeater
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

Great place to see varieties of dried seafood used in Chinese cooking. Middle class Hong Kong, some nice restaurants.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank PreyeshM3
Reviewed December 3, 2016

This is one of the most genuine neighborhoods in Hong Kong. You can go to Central if you are expecting urban and modern city view; however, if you are looking for something different, Shek Tung Tsui (this neighborhood around Des Voeux Road West) is definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Visited this area whilst walking from Kennedy station to Central. Loved the food stalls which are traditional and not McDonalds prepared food. Saw numerous places to get breakfast where a person on the footpath in front of their shop cooking and serving directly to their...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed May 29, 2016

I loved my time walking along this road which is literally teaming with dried fish shops. The small can be a bit overwhelming and you probably don't want to know what everything is but the sight is amazing and many of the shops are very...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

"Dried Fish Street" is one of the original old Hong Kong areas although all modern buildings now. Stayed at 60 West Aparthotel which is recommended. The sheer number of the DFS on the Main Street as well of many side streets is a real experience....More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank DouglasG488
Reviewed June 30, 2015

cental is heart of hong kong and this road is popular for branded item shopping and take ridding of trams.

Date of experience: June 2015
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