Kowloon is an urban peninsula on the mainland part of , to the north of Hong Kong Island, where the is. The mountains that overlook Kowloon account for eight of Kowloon's nine dragons while, as the story goes, the ninth dragon refers to the emperor who counted them.

Landmarks in the Area

Quarry Hill is a hill east of near the east coast of the Kowloon Peninsula in Hong Kong where present-day Ho Man Tin Estate is located.

The Open University of Hong Kong is a statutory university located in , Hong Kong.

Ko Shan Road Park is a small park located in the Lo Lung Hang area of , .

Chan Sui Ki College, is an Anglo-Chinese boys' secondary school in Homantin of , , and was established in 1969 by the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, a Roman Catholic religious teaching order.

Y.W.C.A. Hioe Tjo Yoeng College is a government-aided, English medium instruction, grammar school in , Hong Kong.

Localities in the Area

Ho Man Tin is a mostly residential area in , , part of the Kowloon City District.

Ma Tau Wai is an area in , , .

Hung Hom is an area of , in , administratively part of the Kowloon City District, with a portion west of Hung Hom West Rail Line MTR Station in the Yau Tsim Mong District.

Ma Tau Kok is a place east of To Kwa Wan, south-east of Ma Tau Chung and south-west of the former Kai Tak Airport in .

King's Park is an area in in , Hong Kong.


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