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香港早期嘅街道係有英文名先,再由師爺翻譯做中文。但係當年嘅官員(莫非叫阿Chirs?)嘅英語程度參差,擺咗唔少烏龍。經我哋絕對唔烏龍嘅求證,發現呢啲錯誤可以分為幾個 Level:

In the old days, Hong Kong’s streets were first christened in English before being translated into Chinese. Some things got lost in translation but have curiously remained until today. Many of us are blissfully oblivious to such mistakes! Having lived in Hong Kong for all our lives, our professional guides at Walk in Hong Kong have come up with 6 levels of wrongly translated street names in the city…

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The weekend is upon us again. Are you looking for some new experiences to spend a fun and leisurely day, while not necessarily wanting to venture too far from the city centre? Our team at Walk in Hong Kong has the perfect solution for you. Whether you are a tourist or a local, our curated … Read more

原來《獅子山下》推出後十幾年曾經無人問津,讓這首歌「復甦」的,是1997年。吳俊雄博士說,「97年香港差不多存亡之際,如果明天你要逃難或者死去,你想留低或帶走甚麼?人們便想回來,真的是《獅子山下》那一段:既是同舟不如相共濟,總算是歡笑多於唏噓。」 在香港難過的六月以後,相信我們每一位對「同舟人 誓相…

過去半年,活現香港在中西區區議會、中區街坊福利會及中西區家長教師會聯會的支持下,成功培訓出一班有內涵的中西區「兒童文化大使」。人人都愛聽故事,而我們希望藉著一連串精心策劃的「講故事」訓練活動,鼓勵人們由小開始講故事,並發掘更多地區的特色元素、人文故事、文化藝術等,以「講故事」方式將他們的新發現宣揚開…

At first glance, you may think this title is contradictory: how can a dystopia be promising? Hong Kong appears to be a miraculous metropolis trademarked by a spectacular skyline of skyscrapers that symbolize our city’s status as Asia’s financial hub. The business sector hails it as the Promised Land for investors. Yet several cyberpunk movies … Read more

《回憶的香港》13場演出圓滿結束。兩年前與風車草結緣,後來在社區訪探的過程,以至終於在台上看見作品順利公演,也成為我們與風車草的美好回憶。 劇場之下,我們與風車草的故事在兩年前發生。兩年前活現香港創辦人Paul與梁祖堯拍攝一個建築主題的廣告而結緣。不論在劇場還是在導賞路線上,我們其實都是說故事的人。…

上個月尾,我們進行了期待已久,堪稱「勞師動眾」的<活現五年「重行」系列:《點對點》× 活現香港 維城界石導賞團>。早上在戲院上映五週年特別放映的《點對點》,下午是界石導賞團。導賞員請了《點對點》導演黃浩然,重新回到他首部電影拍攝現場,五年後,他的第二套電影DVD 也出了,景物變化不少,尤幸這些界石還…

有冇諗過四十年後嘅中環地標建築會係點嘅樣?Walk in Hong Kong 活現香港最近再次同屹立香港 150 年嘅建築師樓巴馬丹拿集團合作,將導賞團結合模型工作坊同建築師分享會,啟迪小朋友欣賞建築嘅唔同可能性,再將自己心目中嘅建築設計活現眼前,向成為未來建築師之路進發。唔知今日喺模型裏面見到嘅大…

Are you afraid of zombies? Do mummies scare you away? If you are not daunted by the living dead, you must be a brilliant warrior when zombies attack. (Let’s hope they won’t.) But even the valiant may find Chinese vampires terrifying. Yes, the Chinese have their own vampires. They are drastically different from zombies and … Read more

《亡友黃湛森》 – 「活現黃霑.重行深水埗」後感 我們剛舉行了其中一個活現香港五周年活動「活現黃霑.重行深水埗- 導賞團× 音樂會」,這是我們多年來最喜歡的導賞團之一。導賞團的講者,是黃霑生前的好友,吳俊雄博士。 黃霑,本名黃湛森,2004年11月24日肺癌逝世,終年63歲。 黃霑用他生…