Welcome to my blog about HK and Macau film locations.
Yep, there really wasn't much there back in the day, just a very plain promenade that let the view do all the talking. There used to be (perhaps still is -- it was still there about 4-5 years ago) a very small park / garden, either where there's a bridge connecting the Avenue of Stars to the InterContinental hotel, or perhaps where the promenade met the New World Centre.At one side of the park was a great big (~four foot tall) hunk of granite, the top of which was carved to resemble a Tissot Rock Watch (http://www.watchtime.com/watches/images_db/big/s100_tissot-26.10rockw1985.jpg). The sculpture actually had a working clock movement inset in it. I wonder where that ended up, or how long it lasted?