HK LIFE – Comprehensive Map of HK Markets & Hidden Malls 1


Best viewed over at Google Maps, this map shows some of HK’s popular and lesser-known markets and malls. Blue represents general shopping, pink is electronics, orange is living things, and green is food/medicine…

Posted with permission from Reddit-user Jort, the map will slowly expand to include more shopping hotspots and wet markets. Many of the electronics arcades may not be news to locals, but – for humble foreigners – these malls can be hard-to-find and often lack English signs.

Sham Shui Po (Golden City, exit D2) remains the top destination for all things electronic, though Mongkok’s Sin Tak Plaza and Sim City (details here) are excellent for cellphone related gadgetry and second-hand mobiles…

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Engadget’s Richard Lai’s tour of HK’s tech districts…