大生圍 Tai Sang Wai

大生圍本為一整塊相連的漁塘群濕地,約於十多二十年前,政府為改善新界北的防洪設施, 以解決困擾該區多年的水浸問題,遂從 漁塘中挖出筆直的錦田河道,河的一邊是南生圍,另一邊就是大生圍,者皆可由錦田河道兩旁的路駕駛前往,感受愈來愈珍貴的傳統漁塘風情。由於環境優美,因此是個 郊遊 及 攝影的好去處 。

Tai Tam Tuk Reservoir II 大潭篤水塘 II

As part of the Tai Tam scheme, the colonial government commenced the construction of Tai Tam Tuk Reservoir in 1912, the project was completed in 1917, cost 2.46 million Hong Kong dollars and had a 1.42 – billion – gallon capacity upon completion. The dam, designed by Daniel Jaffe, was 60 feet tall and 800 feet wide, 12 arches supported by half round granite columns were also built to prop up the Tai Tam road connecting Stanley and Chai Wan. Governor Henry May officially announced the completion of the reservoir on 2nd February 1918 and the reservoir operates until now.

城門谷公園荷花 Shing Mun Valley Lotus

城門谷公園位於荃灣城門道,毗鄰象山邨及石圍角邨。公園前身為房屋署轄下的象鼻山臨時房屋區及臨時遊樂場。臨時房屋區及遊樂場清拆後,交由前區域市政局發展為城門谷公園及城門谷運動場,並分別於一九九七年十二月十五日和一九九八年八月一日啟用。