蒲台昆布 kelp – poi toi’s produce

2014.5.18 蒲台島 po toi 沒有公共水電供應,街渡只隔天接駁到市區。蒲台島民好有自力生活的力量。 嬸嬸和大哥,還有位叔叔,星期天早上靜靜地忙碌,清洗、整理、晾曬好多好多的昆布,鋪滿石面,旁邊平房屋頂。空氣滿滿鹹鮮的味道。 according to the census made in 2011, po toi population is 20. it is quite a big island and often visited by holiday visitors, but there is no public supply of electricity and water. my respect to the residents here, they are self-dependent and they must have a bigger […]

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街坊藥材鋪 herbal shop

2013.7.7 | 土瓜灣 to kwa wan 賣藥賣海味也賣一般食材,還有中醫駐診。貨品擺放整齊妥當,而且很多都是小包包裝,方便街坊買用。 今天適逢小暑,不忘提醒大家,好得買些適合材料作時令湯水。 this is more than an herbal shop, it also sell up-market dried seafood, as well as commonly used ingredients like peanuts, chinese almond and pre-packed soup ingredient. it also has a stationed chinese doctor. a neighbourhood store is about intimate and caring service. look at the neat display, […]

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搬運工人 porter

2013.6.19 | 西營盤 sai ying pun 西營盤早上到中午,因為海味店鹹料藥材參茸店林立,總是貨車排滿馬路兩岸,推著背著重甸甸貨品的赤膊大哥大叔,揮著汗前顧後看地來往穿梭。一路的巴士、電車、私家車通常都待之以禮,縱使他們延慢了交通進度,畢竟他們貨真價實地拼搏。 sai ying pun is the base of so many dried seafood and herbal and chinese medicine trading companies and retail shops. that gives birth to a street circus every monday to saturday starting late morning to lunch hour. both sides of the road are lined with trucks and lorries, occupying […]

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豔陽下海味街 sun-bathing abalone

2013.5.30 | 德輔道西 des voeux road west 幾乎兩個月的雨季,終於蒼空下定主意,大刺刺放晴。 海味鋪藥材鋪趕忙將貨品鋪排街頭,盡力吸收金黃的能量。 鮑魚的香味細細飄滲空氣中。 the sun finally made up his mind to meet us properly for the first since summer kicked in. dried seafood and herbal stores do not waste any time. different kinds of dried goods lined up with care in front of shops, taking in the golden energy. great symphony […]

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