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MID-LEVELS

The Mid-levels is a residential area on Hong Kong Island. Located halfway up Victoria Peak, directly above Central, it is a popular residential area with both local people and expatriates.

The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception is located on Caine Road. It is the physical and spiritual home of Hong Kong's Roman Catholic community.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception sits surrounded by many towering skyscrapers. Despite the surrounding buildings, the other-era magic of the place can still be felt.

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Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Built in 1888, the Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception building is an imposing Gothic-style structure and home to the Bishop of Hong Kong.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Visiting the Cathedral on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon implies a high probability to face a local wedding.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Wedding formal ceremony held inside the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
The Immaculate Conception Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral located at 16 Caine Road. The first Roman Catholic cathedral of Hong Kong was built in 1843 and destroyed in a fire in 1859.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
The Cathedral was designed by Crawlwey and Company of London.The construction of the new one started in 1883 and the first Mass was celebrated on 1888.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception measures 272 feet long and 132 feet wide with 38 columns.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
The Catholic Cathedral of Immaculate Conception is an imposing building in cruciform shape with a tower at the intersection. It is a fine example of Gothic architecture in the territory.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
The Cathedral underwent renovation in 2002. The renovation project was awarded with an Honorable Mention of the 2003 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Culture Heritage Conservation.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Hong Kong has an estimated base of half a million of christians, including Roman Catholics and Protestants of many denominations such as Baptists, Adventist.
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception


This Mosque, complete with its green and white minaret, is located in the Mid-Levels and was built in 1915.

Jamia Mosque
Due of the mosque and its walled courtyard, the surrounding apartment buildings offer rare trees and open-air space.

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Jamia Mosque

A dispute over plans to redevelop part of the Mosque complex into a lucrative real estate divides the local Muslim community. Mosque leaders want to build an Islamic university, a library and a commercial plaza. But the land is also home to 25 families who have lived in dilapidated homes within the complex since World War II. The families have objected to the redevelopment plan.



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