Day: December 14, 2012

Penang Street Art (Rock Candyman)

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Steel rod sculpture depicting a rock candy seller, located at Seck Chuan Lane, in George Town.

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Penang Isle: Teoh Kongsi

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The Teoh Kongsi clan association was founded by tycoon Ceong Fatt Tze in 1895. The clan association has a Straits Eclectic style building as well as an archway or entrance which can be found located along Carnavon Street.

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George Town Street View: Cheong Fatt Tze Street

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Originally named Hong Kong Street due to its early settlers from Hong Kong, this street was later renamed after Cheong Fatt Tze, an influential Chinese figure in Penang.

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