Toddle with Liao Jiaming in Sham Shui Po
(2) Due to gathering restrictions against groups of more than 4 persons in public, participants will be split into groups of 4 for the day. HKIPF will provide headsets to facilitate your experience. Please follow the instructions of the staff and abide by health and safety measures for public venues throughout the event.
(1) All participants must wear a self-provided face mask at all times.
(2) All participants must fill in a health declaration form upon arrival.
(3) Any person who fails to cooperate as requested, or displays fever (forehead temperature above 37.5C), fatigue, cough, diarrhea, vomiting or other flu-like symptoms will be refused to join the event .
(4) All persons must abide by the “Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition on Group Gathering) Regulation” (Regulation) gazetted by the Government, including but not limited to the extension of the “congregation restriction”which prohibits groups of more than 4 persons to gather in public, with effective from 24 February 2021.
As one of the most densely populated areas in Hong Kong, Sham Shui Po is known for its public housing history, ethnically diverse population, and in recent years ironically the many subdivided flats and cage homes alongside new coffee shops, eateries, boutiques and art spaces. Being listed in “the 40 Coolest Communities in the Word” in one particular magazine, this area continues to provoke discussions on gentrification of old neighbourhoods. This walk starts from lesser-known locations in Sham Shui Po and then through the bustling commercial streets and trendy new areas, looking, understanding, constructing and imagining the community’s past, present and future.