A long line of travellers waits with their purchases for a bus to the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. Hongkongers take different takes on the phenomenon. Photo: K. Y. Cheng A long line of travellers waits with their purchases for a bus to the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. Hongkongers take different takes on the phenomenon. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
A long line of travellers waits with their purchases for a bus to the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. Hongkongers take different takes on the phenomenon. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

A town selling its soul: parts of Hong Kong transformed by mainland shopping frenzy

Mainland shoppers and parallel traders have transformed the face of Tuen Mun. Some welcome it, others say that enough is enough

Topic |   Chinese tourists
A long line of travellers waits with their purchases for a bus to the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. Hongkongers take different takes on the phenomenon. Photo: K. Y. Cheng A long line of travellers waits with their purchases for a bus to the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. Hongkongers take different takes on the phenomenon. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
A long line of travellers waits with their purchases for a bus to the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. Hongkongers take different takes on the phenomenon. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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