【老商號 old shop/brand 】利源長 lee yuen cheung

2016.7.12 堅尼地城海旁 22 kennedy praya 很喜歡這裡的門面,很典雅,豐富的視覺質感。 這家公司,是南北行公所會員,鋪面標明經銷國產人參鹿茸藥酒。 大門雙重設計,內有老舊貿易行習慣用的玻璃門,玻璃別有布簾,既裝飾又有遮蔽的作用;外面再有寬大木門。 門旁還有飾櫃設計,老實地展示自己經銷的商品,葫蘆樽的三鞭酒,彷如粵語武俠片的法器 this company is settling on kennedy praya facing the tram track. the location already carries a nostalgic aura. it is a member of nam pak hong association, indicating that it belongs to the old generation of local chinese merchants with business focusing on trading of traditional […]

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西環大廈與西環邨 western house and sai wan estate

副題:【大廈名字系列 building name series】先施西環大廈與西環邨 sincere western house vs sai wan estate 2015.11.26 | 加多近街 cadogan street 站在加多近街於域多利道交界,距離地欣賞這對名字,頓然覺得空氣中飄來墨香,自己也多了分文人雅士的氣質。 兩組建築皆是上世紀中期的產物。而西環邨先在1658入伙,先施在1965年。當年西環尾有屠房、焚化爐、殮房、批發市場,所幸大部分集中「海皮」地段,而兩組家園靠著山坡(或相傳的豬毛山),環境應該算清幽舒適的。 今天,政府密鑼緊鼓堅尼地城西發展,不知道這帶綠樹人家的景象何時變天。 what a view! standing at victoria road crosses cadogan street, looking up towards forbes street, these pair of names infuses the atmosphere the scent of chinese calligraphy. sincere western house where occupancy started in 1965 is […]

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夕陽之前的西區海旁 kennedy praya

2013.12.3 | kennedy praya 堅尼地城海旁 下午五時左右,陽光開始泛橙,走進卑路乍灣公園對面的貨物裝卸區,一片閒適。有媽媽有爺爺帶著小朋友到來散步。也有放狗的。更有一對新人拍婚紗照。冬日乾燥的大氣有種清冽。瞭望屈地街方向的海旁堤路,更為熱鬧。那兒多年青人。一個區內的海濱竟然都有年齡區別,一笑。 愛那遠景,昂船洲連著大橋,華景山莊 – 葵涌大窩山上一扇樓房,像老爺爺安穩寬博環抱大地的大帽山。 about 5pm, sun was not set yet, but it started filling the atmosphere an orange glow. the winter dryness swept away many of the pollutants, allowing a nice and clear view of near and far. wiki said that the word ‘praya’ is a colonial term and […]

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