Yung Shue Wan
The village is a mix of residential properties, shops and restaurants. Yung Shue Wan gives a Mediterranean feeling when walking through it. In addition to the indigenous residents, the quiet and laid-back lifestyle make it an attractive and popular living location for middle-class commuters. It is popular with expatriates.
Lamma Island ferry collision
On 1 October 2012, at approximately 20:20 HKT, a ferry and another passenger vessel collided off Yung Shue Wan, Lamma Island, Hong Kong. The day was the National Day of the People's Republic of China, and one of the ships was headed for the commemorative firework display, scheduled to take place half an hour later. With 39 killed and more than 100 injured, the incident was the deadliest maritime disaster in Hong Kong since 1971.
- Tin Hau Temple, Yung Shue Wan Archived June 10, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
- Armstrong, Paul; Mullen, Jethro (2 October 2012). "At least 37 killed in Hong Kong's deadliest ferry accident in decades". CNN. Retrieved 2 October 2012.
- "Hong Kong boat crash off Lamma Island kills 36". BBC News. 2 October 2012. Retrieved 2 October 2012.
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