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Sham Shui Po

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Address: Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong, China
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Contains markets aimed at the local demographic

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This is the best place to come in HK to buy electronics and all sorts of other stuff...mostly tat but not always. It's busy, smelly and no one gives way but this is what makes it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best place to shop for computers, cell phones and other electronic products. Prices here are a lot cheaper than those in other shopping areas in Hong Kong. You can find the latest products and some very old outdated items. Very busy and crowded. There may be a problem when communicating in English with the sales person in some smaller... More 

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Singapore
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place that is soaked in HK culture. Wet market, bargain hunting, wholesale shops selling clothes, crafts, etc.

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Thank Jamie22012016
Hong Kong, China
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653 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best place to come in HK to buy electronics and all sorts of other stuff...mostly tat but not always. It's busy, smelly and no one gives way but this is what makes it such a unique part of the city. Decent places to eat can be found on side streets here too.

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Thank TheOExpress
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sham Shui Po is a lovely town showing really Hong Kong people's life. Markets, Nursing home, and Herbal medicine shop all around the the street make it so lively and characteristic for old HK atmosphere. We stopped by Mei-Ho House to understand how the refugee history and a fire in 1950 had an influence on its current look. Very good... More 

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Thank HHLinTW
Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MTR to Sham Shui Po station from Causeway Bay costs HK $5.50. The first street Apliu street sells all sorts of lights and electronic gadgets night market style. The second street Yu Chau Street sells beads and beading material, ribbons etc in some shops . Prices cheap.The third street sells Fabrics all sorts. Could not find any silk shop though... More 

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Thank jolinpl
Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

A very local shopping area that sell things cheaper than usual. all 4 exit at the MTR are good shopping!

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Thank Angela_kyz
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Our hotel was in this area,we stayed for 7 days and each day i couldnt believe some of the sights here,A truly fantastic place.if you visit HK you need to spend time in this district,

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Thank scunnyman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is one of the most local place for Hong Kong as well as old Hong Kong. You may find different street foods and local food that people normally have, and most importantly in a reasonable price. One of the good one will be Wai Kee Noodle Cafe, I would recommend the pork liver noodles ($3x HKD) which Chinese people... More 

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Thank 偉傑 陳
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

I suggest you skip shopping at Central on the weekends for flea markets because you have wonderful outside shops all over Sham Shui Po. I have stayed here 4 times and though it certainly can get busy, most of the time it's relatively open. There's also a ton of tech stuff around as well as some interesting sites.

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Thank Joseph F
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Here you can find many old or outdated products. Some old mechanic/electronic parts and many other accessories. On another lane there are old and cheap clothing for sale too. As usual it will always be packed so be careful with your valueable.

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