Davor Palla, his daughter Alissa and wife Stephanie Hui view an aquarium at their Tuen Mun home. Photo: Sam Tsang

The Nemo effect: Hong Kong fish fanciers splash out on saltwater aquariums

Shopkeepers trace Hongkongers’ rising interest in keeping sea fish to Disney’s 2003 animated film Finding Nemo. Hobbyists are spending big on marine gardens, coral, aquarium controls - and the fancy fish to put in them

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Davor Palla, his daughter Alissa and wife Stephanie Hui view an aquarium at their Tuen Mun home. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Elaine Yau

Elaine Yau

Based in Beijing, Elaine is a senior reporter on the culture desk. She covers food, fashion, travel, health and fitness, music, film and TV, arts, lifestyle, as well as insider tips on the best of Beijing. She studied translation in Hong Kong and taught secondary English before joining the South China Morning Post.