The Blue House Cluster in Wan Chai won an Award of Excellence for cultural heritage from Unesco in 2017. Photo: Nora Tam
The Blue House Cluster in Wan Chai won an Award of Excellence for cultural heritage from Unesco in 2017. Photo: Nora Tam
SCMP Editorial
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Tong lau are part of the fabric of the city

  • The traditional tenement buildings are a welcome reminder of the past and an integral part of the urban environment. They should be renovated, preserved and better utilised, rather than being demolished

The Blue House Cluster in Wan Chai won an Award of Excellence for cultural heritage from Unesco in 2017. Photo: Nora Tam
The Blue House Cluster in Wan Chai won an Award of Excellence for cultural heritage from Unesco in 2017. Photo: Nora Tam
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