Month: September 2012

Pinang Peranakan Mansion Exteriors

Infusing an unique cultural design of its Peranakan architecture and lifestyle, the mansion is one of Penang’s top destinations to visit. It is located along Church Street, George Town.

For more info and the interior gallery on the place, please go HERE.


Leith Street: Cathay Hotel

Located along Leith Street, Cathay Hotel was built in the pre-1900 for a local Chinese businessman as a residential mansion and was later used by Japanese army in World War II as an administrative office. It was after the war that the building was converted into a hotel which stands till this day.

Penang Street Art (Armenian Street)

One of the many wall sculptured caricatures made of steel rods scattered around in George Town, Penang. This one is at Armenian Street, George Town.

Armenian Street: Swatow Lodging House

An old lodging house located at Armenian Street that still stands amidst the popularity of modern hotels and inns.

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