Ask any of the businessmen nursing pints in the frenetic party district of Lang Kwai Fong what their priority is when visiting Hong Kong and you’re sure to hear about Sam’s Tailor. Crossing the harbour the next day, to the Kowloon side, take Exit B1 from Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station and prepare to be greeted by a barrage of men on street corners trying to poach your custom before you can get to Sam’s.

The competition is there for a reason; Sam’s is infamous. The collection of autographed photos adorning the walls are a testament to the clientele Manu…

Charlie Harry Smith

DPhil Student at the Oxford Internet Institute researching federated digital identity systems. Read more @ chsmith.co.uk

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