Instagram Pier in Hong Kong – A Perfect Backdrop for Any Occassion
The Western District Public Cargo Working Area isn’t a very romantic sounding place, but swing by here at any given sunset, and you’ll likely feel the buzz of romance in the air!
It’s also spectacularly calm and soothing early in the morning. You’ll just have to make it out there before everyone else in Kennedy Town (K Town) is awake!
Against the myriad industrial backdrops that Instagram Pier in Hong Kong provides, you’ll see people posing for engagement photos, wedding photos, selfies, and just about anything else you can imagine one doing with a camera at a spectacularly beautiful place. With so many kids now making Instagram posts, believe it or not, some people out there might want to buy Instagram likes to get their posts above the rest!
There are also countless fascinating urban backdrops.
Of course, if the weather is nice, you’ll encounter a number of older men and women trying their hand at catching a fish or two.
If you’re planning to head to Instagram pier in Hong Kong to enjoy the sunset, you’ll have to make sure not to get in the way of the many people who like to use this precious open space for running, biking, yoga and simply catching a breath of fresh air.
You’ll also have to make sure you don’t accidentally photo bomb anyone.
Night time at the pier also makes for some stunning scenes.
If you’re looking for a nostalgic childhood memory, have a go at chasing the pigeons. We don’t think they really mind.
Early morning at the pier is calm, peaceful and usually void of many people!
If you’re not yet an Instagrammer, you ought to consider making an account. There is a dedicated Instagram account, @insta_pier for anything and everything related to Instagram Pier. While you’re there, check out our Instagram account too @ForSomethingMore!
What Camera Do You Use?
Recently, folks have been asking us what type of camera we use, so we’ll tell you! We use an iPhone* as well as a Sony mirrorless camera and a Sony prime lens. If you’re in Hong Kong, and you’re keen to buy a second hand camera (which is what we do), you’ll want to check out this Hong Kong camera buying guide.
After Visiting Instagram Pier in Hong Kong . . .
Enjoying Instagram Pier isn’t an all day affair. After about an hour or so, you’ll be ready to do something else. Since the pier is right near Kennedy Town, if you’re in the mood for some food, you ought to check out some of these great K-Town eateries, or one of the most authentic dim sum spots in Hong Kong, Lin Heung! The details are on the linked page. Or, if you’re looking for something a little more active, you should definitely consider hiking up the spectacular Mt. High West (it starts right in Kennedy Town). Whatever you do, let us know what you think about all this by leaving us a comment below!
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