Shop 10, Hang Sang Mansion 48-78 High Street, Sai Ying Pun Tel: 2547 8787 Open: noon-3pm, 6-10pm Cuisine: mostly European
Price: about HK$175, without drinks or the service charge.Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:47pm
Home to some of Hong Kong's oldest shops, Sai Ying Pun is a holdout of Hong Kong heritage. This small, resourceful neighbourhood west of Central was built by a close-knit community of traders and residents whose families have existed side by side for more than 130 years.13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Decrepit low-rise buildings bordering Central are a boon for savvy investors who spot an opportunity where others see the wrecking ball.
Kennedy Town, Sai Ying Pun and Sheung Wan are home to a blend of former shop houses, crumbling low-rise residential buildings, a smattering of high rises and small Western and local businesses.5 May 2011 - 12:00am
One of the astonishing amenities of Hong Kong is the access to natural park settings from almost literally the back door of dense urban environments. This is certainly the case for the lucky residents of Mid-Levels, from the heart of Central all the way around to Pok Fu Lam.20 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
Reebok 'Hail Heritage' exhibition opening party
Where: Conservancy Association Centre for Heritage, Sai Ying Pun
When: September 418 Sep 2009 - 12:00am
Western District, one of the oldest districts in Hong Kong, has a distinctly local character.
But it is not just old buildings that are facing challenges from the extension of the MTR West Island line. The district's traditional culture and heritage also find themselves under threat.16 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Q How can environmental awareness be improved?
No matter how dedicated the government has been to controlling air pollution, the poor environmental awareness and inconsiderate actions among drivers, especially truck drivers, means that the situation will not improve.12 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
With reference to Garmen Chan's reply about Euro a Go Go (SCMP June 20) I find Mr Chan's reply to be absolutely nonsense. How can he say [opinion about] the programme is subjective!
It is very clear that Mr Chan does not know anything about football or indeed has no clue on how to produce a professional football programme.25 Jun 2004 - 12:00am
The recent debate over the noisy broadcasting on buses only shows that public-service companies put profits before the well-being of customers.3 May 2001 - 12:00am
SAI YING PUN LIES between Pokfulam and Sheung Wan in an area that used to be an old port. Part of the Western district of Hong Kong, it is characterised by stretches of traditional shops, especially dried seafood shops selling shark fin, a high population of pensioners and some of the best schools in town.31 Dec 2000 - 12:00am
A semi-naked man, aged about 40, was found unconscious on a canopy on the first floor of a six-storey building in Second Street, Sai Ying Pun. He was in critical condition.26 Nov 1997 - 12:00am
An elderly man was arrested after a window was broken at a Sai Ying Pun methadone treatment centre. A row broke out when the man failed to produce his permit and staff refused to serve him at the Eastern Street centre.2 Apr 1996 - 12:00am
FOUR men ran off with 15 catties of dried sea horse worth $30,000 and a video recorder from a Sai Ying Pun, Western, medicine shop after tying up a watchman.30 Sep 1995 - 12:00am
CONSTRUCTION of the third harbour crossing will begin in earnest today when contractors sink the first 33,000-tonne tube segment on to the seabed off Sai Ying Pun, Western.16 Mar 1995 - 12:00am
WORK on the Western Harbour Crossing at the Hong Kong landfall site of Sai Ying Pun is in high gear as the Nishimatsu Kumagai Joint Venture begins civil works on the ventilation shafts.
Built inside a 38-metre-diameter circular diaphragm wall, the shafts will be sunk to a depth of about 40 metres.28 Oct 1993 - 12:00am