Why Hong Kong is no longer a haven for travelling ‘begpackers’ after social media backlash

Recently, the internet has been relatively free of indignant articles, Instagram posts, and Twitter rants about “begpackers” in Hong Kong. The social media-besieged beggars may have got the hint from last year’s storm of social media rage. Or people may have simply moved on. Some in the backpacking world tell HKFP that growing public mistrust of […]