Canadian Pacific's photos with the pier

I may be small, but I'm Skillful

I may be small, but I'm Skillful
My main goal to visit Seattle is to see the Boeing assembly factory. Everything else that I see and come across is just bonus for me.

I arrived in Seattle at 6:30 PM and really didn't expect much on the first night. I did end up walking to Lake Union f…
Added on June 16, 2012

Just Before Twilight, Just Before Twilight

Just Before Twilight, Just Before Twilight
I stand just before the boat Twilight, taken just before twilight.
Added on June 16, 2012

Marina at South Lake Union

Marina at South Lake Union
Added on June 16, 2012

Seattle Museum of History and Industry

Seattle Museum of History and Industry
My main goal to visit Seattle is to see the Boeing assembly factory. Everything else that I see and come across is just bonus for me.

I arrived in Seattle at 6:30 PM and really didn't expect much on the first night. I did end up walking to Lake Union f…
Added on June 16, 2012

Southwark's New Face

Southwark's New Face
The night skylines of Southwark (a south London district).

Photo taken from the north bank of the Thames at Tower Millennium Pier.
Added on January 12, 2008

Night Stroll Along the Thames

Night Stroll Along the Thames
Following the unexpected firework sight, I strolled along the Thames and took this picture of the Tower Bridge (again!) from the Thames Millennium Pier.

The sky was very dark and the bridge was brightly-lit, so the towers are too overexposed to show much…
Added on January 12, 2008

Private Yacht at Ocean Terminal

Private Yacht at Ocean Terminal
Ocean Terminal was built in 1966 at the southern tip of Tsi Sha Tsui, next to the Star Ferry Kowloon pier. It was Kowloon's first upmarket shopping centre. It has expanded massively and remains a premium shopping destination. It is also a cruise ship t…
Added on April  3, 2013

Star Ferry Transportation Hub

Star Ferry Transportation Hub
No trip to Hong Kong is complete without a ride on the Star Ferry.

Before the days of the cross-harbour tunnel and the metro/ underground/ subway/ MTR, this used to be the transportation hub of Kowloon. The tower in the back is the former railway termin…
Added on February  1, 2013

Star Ferry (Kowloon) Piers

Star Ferry (Kowloon) Piers
Added on February  1, 2013

Star Ferry Tsim Sha Tsui Pier

Star Ferry Tsim Sha Tsui Pier
The finger-like, two-level white structure sticking out on the water is where the Star ferries dock.

The very wide building behind is Star House, a rather well-know, if aging retail and commercial building.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star_House
Added on March  8, 2012

Star Ferry Warning Board

Star Ferry Warning Board
The ferry is beyond the gate here, which is closed until the gangplank is properly and securely connected to the pier. Once that's done, the sailor opens the gate on the ferry, allowing passengers to first disembark from the ferry, then he opens the gate…
Added on January 15, 2012

No. 5 to Fu Shan, No. 1 to Chuk Yuen Estate

No. 5 to Fu Shan, No. 1 to Chuk Yuen Estate
Kowloon Motor Bus' main terminal at the southern tip of Kowloon. Here, you can transfer to the Star Ferry and take the scenic ferry to Central, Hong Kong.

Tsim Sha Tsui Ferrry Pier Bus Terminal, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Added on January  7, 2012

Tsim Sha Tsui Ferry Bus Terminal: One of the World's Most Scenic Bus Terminals

Tsim Sha Tsui Ferry Bus Terminal: One of the World's Most Scenic Bus Terminals
Kowloon Motor Bus' main terminal at the southern tip of Kowloon. Here, you can transfer to the Star Ferry and take the scenie ferry to Central, Hong Kong.
Added on January  7, 2012

No. 5 to Fu Shan, No. 9 to Ping Shek

No. 5 to Fu Shan, No. 9 to Ping Shek
Kowloon Motor Bus' main terminal at the southern tip of Kowloon. Here, you can transfer to the Star Ferry and take the scenic ferry to Central, Hong Kong.

Tsim Sha Tsui Ferrry Pier Bus Terminal, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Added on January  7, 2012

Clock Tower of the Former Kowloon Railway Station 21:17, 2011-05-19

Clock Tower of the Former Kowloon Railway Station 21:17, 2011-05-19
Added on January  2, 2012

Central (left and centre) and Sheung Wan (right)

Central (left and centre) and Sheung Wan (right)
A few more night shots of the Victoria Harbour and Central/ Wan Chai and Sheung Wan's skyline.

Some of the night photos have been adjusted using PhotoShop due to strong yellow flood light interference behind me.

木頭車
Added on January  2, 2012

Central: Expensive Real Estate

Central: Expensive Real Estate
Like London and New York, famous buildings in HK are known by their names and not by their street addresses.

Some of the night photos have been adjusted using PhotoShop due to strong yellow flood light interference behind me.
Added on January  2, 2012

Star Ferry Bus Terminal

Star Ferry Bus Terminal
This is the very southern tip of Kowloon where it meets Victoria Harbour. Many KMB bus routes start and terminate here. Next to the bus terminal used to be the Kowloon-Canton Railway (KCR) Kowloon Station. However, in 1974, the railway terminus was rel…
Added on October 29, 2011