The SS Takshing, in Macau, in the 1950s. Photo: Handout The SS Takshing, in Macau, in the 1950s. Photo: Handout
The SS Takshing, in Macau, in the 1950s. Photo: Handout
Adam Nebbs
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Travellers' Checks by Adam Nebbs

Macau showboats: a nostalgic look back at Hollywood’s favourite steamer ferries

In the 1950s, A-list actors travelled between Hong Kong and Macau aboard now-retired steamliners, albeit some purely thanks to the magic of the movies

The SS Takshing, in Macau, in the 1950s. Photo: Handout The SS Takshing, in Macau, in the 1950s. Photo: Handout
The SS Takshing, in Macau, in the 1950s. Photo: Handout
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