Shenzhen: If You Can See the Magic

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‘Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.’ – Camille Pissarro HE STUMBLED ON SOME MAGIC What is it that first attracts us to a city, or rather a specific area of it? For me, it’s usually the part that I first become familiar with. In London it’s Earl’s Court, in Barcelona it’s Horta (pr. orta), in Paris it’s probably Montmartre and in Shenzhen it is most definitely the endearing yet ridiculously named OCT (Overseas Chinese Town). So why OCT? At the moment…read more