2008 Olympic Torch Relay

Consistency in an Ever-Changing City: An Old Clock Tower in Contemporary Hong Kong

2008 Olympic Torch Relay

Hong Kong hosted the equestrian events during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and the Clock Tower was one of the stopovers during the torch relay. This photo shows an illuminated display of the official Beijing Olympics mascots next to the Clock Tower. Source: Pages, John. 2008 (“Everywhere in Hong Kong, It’s Beijing,” Cebu Sports Blog, May 13, http://www.pages.ph/2008/05/everywhere-in-hong-kong-it’s-beijing/).