Unlike land-based parties, once you have set sail on a junk trip, you’re stuck with whoever else is on board. Photo: SCMP
Jason Wordie
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Then & Now by Jason Wordie

Junk trips and launch picnics – the highs and lows of Hong Kong’s favourite summer pastime

Days on the water are the perfect setting for discreet dalliances but beware – once you’ve set off, you’re stuck with whoever else is on board

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Unlike land-based parties, once you have set sail on a junk trip, you’re stuck with whoever else is on board. Photo: SCMP
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Runner Stone Tsang, 39,running on Hong Kong’s highest peak, Tai Mo Shan, which forms part of the 100km MacLehose Trail. Picture: AFP

Hong Kong’s MacLehose Trail turns 40: hiking it is the perfect way to celebrate it

One of the best trails in the world, according to National Geographic magazine, the MacLehose was named after a former Hong Kong governor who was an avid hiker

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Runner Stone Tsang, 39,running on Hong Kong’s highest peak, Tai Mo Shan, which forms part of the 100km MacLehose Trail. Picture: AFP
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