Wontonmeen’s hostel dormitory has 10 cage-home beds. Photo: Jessie Yip

Hong Kong cage homes for hire: ‘poverty tourism’, or a way to show visitors unique side of city?

After social media outburst over cage-home beds at Sham Shui Po hostel and withdrawal of Airbnb listing, owner defends it as giving guests a different picture of Hong Kong and says cages celebrate the ingenuity of city’s poor

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Wontonmeen’s hostel dormitory has 10 cage-home beds. Photo: Jessie Yip
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