Heng On

Heng On MTR station; what can I say?  Bleak in the extreme, despite the colourful interior of the station!

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Exit A is for Vista Paradiso, a rather optimistically named housing complex.

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Exit A also provides Renaissance College with its own entrance; this must be the only school in Hong Kong with its own MTR exit.

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When you get outside onto the street, it is concrete and barbed wire paradise.

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Looking back down towards Exit A.

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Moving a little further afield in search of something interesting…….

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Here you can see the water tower of the Chinese University of Hong Kong in the distance.

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By walking through housing estates, you end up by the Shing Mun river and the Ma On Shan waterfront.  Here you are looking towards Sha Tin in the distance.  Quite a few joggers were out on this January day.  Although there were seats for the weary, there was no snack shop in sight and a long walk to cut back through the apartment blocks back to Heng On MTR station.

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Across the Sing Mun river is the Chinese University of Hong Kong to the left, and the Science Park to the right.

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Heading back towards Heng On MTR station.

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Click here to return to Ma On Shan Line.

© Helen Gray 2019