Escape from Hong-Kong’s frenzy : see fishermen in Sai Kung!

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Crowd in Hong Kong (credit to wikimedia)

One of the best ways to escape from Hong-Kong’s frantic life is to go to Sai Kung early in the morning, where you can enjoy a relaxing atmosphere by watching different kinds of fishermen at work :

The moment you arrive, there is the calm sea.

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View from Sai Kung waterfront

 

 

People preparing for the slow and patient task that is fishing.

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Fishermen preparing their material.

The boats can take you further away for more fishing.

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People booking a fishing tour.

Meanwhile, amateurs stay near the shore to fish.

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Woman fishing with a line.

Going to the pier is an alternative to fish without using a boat.

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Sai Kung pier.
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Fisherman on Sai Kung pier.
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Fisherman on Sai Kung pier.
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Fisherman on Sai Kung pier.
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Fisherman on Sai Kung pier.

Other fishing boats are preparing to leave to fish off the coast.

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Boat preparing to go fishing off the coast.

At as early as 8AM, some fishermen are coming back from fishing with their load of catch of the day.

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Boat coming back from fishing off the coast

Multimedia : Martin

Editor : Preya

Copy-editor : Jasmine

Online team : Vanesse

 

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