Year of 2017

Temple Street Night Market in Yau Ma Tei, Hong Kong

The night market at Temple Street is one of the busiest street markets in Yau Ma Tei, a district in Hong Kong. Night markets were once known as ‘poor man’s nightclubs,’ and the one at Temple Street is the last remaining night market in Hong Kong. While hunting for bargains, or sampling the delicacies of the street-food hawkers, you may encounter some musicians on the street performing Cantonese opera.

Temple Street is a street located in the areas of Jordan and Yau Ma Tei in Kowloon, Hong Kong. It is known for its night market and as one of the busiest flea markets at night in the territory. The night market lies in the Yau Ma Tei, Jordan part of the street. Popular with tourists and locals alike in the evening, it is also common to see the place crowded at dusk. It sells cheap merchandise and food items. The place is sometimes known as “Men’s Street”.