is an area on the south shore of Hong Kong Island
in Hong Kong
. Administratively, it is part of the Southern District
. Aberdeen Harbour
is a harbour
between Aberdeen and Ap Lei Chau
. The name 'Aberdeen' usually covers the areas of Aberdeen, Wong Chuk Hang
and Ap Lei Chau, but it is more often used to refer to the town only. Population is approximately 60,000.
Aberdeen is famous to tourists for its floating village
and floating seafood restaurants located within the Aberdeen Typhoon Shelters
. The Tanka people
are generally associated with the fishing industry, and there are also several dozen expatriates living on boats in the harbour.