times, Liu Chau ship Song of the Tang
Dynasty had to berth vessels of Guangzhou to foreign
trade, the post Ya into Lamma Island.
In modern times, since the island is located in
the south of Hong Kong, shaped like the Chinese
character Ah, so named for Lamma,
and gradually replace the Lamma Island
one. In 1964, North Lamma Rural Committee had
reason people southward about government proposed
that Lamma was renamed Nanya,
but not accepted.
Mostly mountainous island, the highest
point of the southern mountain pond in Yung Shue
Wan and Sok Kwu Wan has some ground. Lamma Island
in Hong Kong Island's southwest, an area of approximately
13.74 square kilometers, second only to Lantau
Island and Hong Kong Island, is the third largest
island in Hong Kong. Lamma both sides of the Strait
of things: the east were the face of the East
Lamma Channel, Hong Kong Island South, and West
Lamma face Cheung Chau, south of the South China
Sea, then south a little to reach Dan rod Islands.
Hong Kong's Lamma Island had only
a few small and remote fishing village, the hometown
of the early years because Chow Yun Fat and famous.
Lamma Island is not only a picturesque Today,
more delicious seafood, Chinese and Western architecture
is everywhere. The island lush bamboo forest,
beach gentle, honest, leisure holiday resort.
Lamma Island has been quiet and peaceful, so after
the sixties and seventies attracted many young
people and expatriates to Yung Shue Wan inhabited
area, the street also opened a number of Western-style
restaurants and pubs, filled with an exotic romantic.