Lower Ngau Tau Kok Estate. Hong Kong

In Chinese, Ngau Tau Kok means ox horn. Before the reclamation of Kowloon Bay, the coastal line of Ngau Tau Kok looked like a cow horn shape, therefore there was namely Ox Horn (in Cantonese: Ngau Tau Kok).

Ngau Tau Kok is a residential area .The areas around Lower Ngau Tau Kok Estate is famous for its street food, including congee, noodles and many other traditional Cantonese cuisine.

As Lower Ngau Tau Kok Estate is about to be demolished in the coming future, many things will disappear together with the estate.

 

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Taken on December 12, 2008