In Hong Kong’s increasingly gentrified Western District, residents beg bars for a good night’s sleep

If you took a walk around Western District just a couple of years ago, you would see mostly stationery shops, bakeries, grocers and university students eating in cha chaarn tengs. For years, even with its proximity to Central, the old neighbourhood remained largely untouched, retaining its traditional characteristics and flavour. But when three new MTR […]