Thousands take part in a protest march in Hong Kong

Thousands are marching in Hong Kong from Victoria Park to the legislative council building, ahead of a legislative vote on election reform.

Advice For Travellers

Although the turn-out for this march was less than expected, several thousand people are marching in protest, and there could be traffic disruptions. The demonstration is expected to continue into the evening hours. Sitata reminds travellers that even peaceful protests can escalate unexpectedly and become violent.