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Man who went up the escalator and came down the stairs

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Mid-level escalator

Mid-level escalator

A narrow backalley

A narrow backalley

Stairs coming down SoHo

Stairs coming down SoHo

Mid-town escalator – a visitor to Hong Kong is expected to get on it. I wish I could say that taking the escalator meant not walking. The world’s longest escalator is really for the working man – it ferries them from home to the financial hub in the morning. After mid-morning, it switches direction and starts going back up to the hills again. So, if you are a visitor, you can either go up or down the escalator and you will have to leg it the other way. If you are an average visitor, you will likely be staying close to the Central’s shopping district and therefore would be going up the escalator and coming down the stairs.

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Written by Som

December 31, 2009 at 7:46 am