Stairway to Hong Kong Heaven

ON THE WAY UP, YOU’LL BE A VOYEUR. ON THE WAY DOWN, YOU’LL SEE ORANGUTANS. James Durston Bruce Lee. Steaming bamboo baskets of dim sum. Stroboscopic neon signs. That amazing skyline. Hong Kong’s iconic images may be easily imagined, even by people who’ve never set foot here, but there’s one icon bigger than them all: the Central-Mid-Levels Escalator, a mechanical beast that stretches half a mile up the city’s steep slopes from Central, the city’s oldest market and historic district, to[...]
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