Fujian

'There is no place like this in Hong Kong'

Born and raised in the virtual monoculture of rural Fujian, Wong Yung-koon could hardly have imagined the polyglot melting pot of Chungking Mansions. Yet the 85-year-old, who came to Hong Kong in 1946, has spent more than half his life living and making a living at the Tsim Sha Tsui landmark.