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Bus Terminus,Tsim Sha Tsui(尖沙咀巴士總站), Kowloon
Hong Kong

Star Ferry bus terminus in Tsim Sha Tsui locates at south tip of Kowloon Peninsula, adjacent to Tsim Sha Tsui Ferry Piers where people can take the Star Ferry to Hong Kong Island. The bus terminus is one of the oldest in Hong Kong, starting from the 1920s, the Star Ferry Bus Terminus in Tsim Sha Tsui has always been the most important transport interchange in Kowloon. The Star Ferry Bus Terminus is one of the most vital landmarks of Hong Kong, and is also the common memory of different generations of Hong Kong people.

位於九龍半島最尖端的天星小輪碼頭巴士總站,是香港歷史最悠久的巴士總站之一,從上世紀20年代開始,一直是九龍最重要的交通中心,連同周邊的小輪碼頭、鐘樓,都是香港重要地標,也是不同世代港人的集體回憶。

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送信日: 07/12/2012
更新日: 12/08/2014
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