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More construction outside the temple.
Hollywood Road, the streets of high price antique dealers. Note the
bamboo construction works in the background. These seemingly flimsy
pieces of bamboo are the external scaffolding used to build those
skyscrapers! It's amazing to see men climbing up them, hauling up glass
sheets, and working perhaps 50 stories in the air!
Man-Mo Temple from the front, totally dwarfed by high-rises.
All throughout Hong Kong are little markets, along the side streets.
You can buy almost anything in them, altho there seems to be
"specialist" market areas: grocers and vegetables, meats, etc. are
grouped together; clothing suppliers are grouped together; junk is
Down about 10 steps from Hollywood Road is a street commonly called
"Cat's Alley." It houses the stalls and shops that are less than fancy
- in fact, it's a flea market. Lots of fun to poke around here. One
never knows what one will find.