Day: October 28, 2015

Nagore Road After the Rain

Nagore Road

Nagore Road is a small old road with rows of straits-style terrace houses located along it. Used to be residential houses back in the old days, most of these houses are now currently used as commercial shops, cafes and restaurants. This road is accessible via a right turning from Burmah Road. The area is also now known as Nagore Square and one may find many art murals scattered around this area.

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Lonely Planet listed George Town in Top 10

George Town

During its annual ranked list of top holiday destinations in the world, Lonely Planet has listed George Town as the 4th best city to visit for 2016.
Source: http://edition.cnn.com/2015/10/27/travel/lonely-planet-best-in-travel-2016/

George Town Street View: Hutton Lane

Hutton Lane

Hutton Lane

Hutton Lane

Hutton Lane (or Jalan Hutton) was named after James Hutton, a British who also happened to be one of the first doctors in Penang. Hutton arrived in Penang during the early 1800s and subsequently became the sole registered doctor practicing in George Town several years later. Starting from Larut Road, Hutton Lane passes through Transfer Road to Penang Road.

George Town Street View: Swatow Lane

Swatow Lane

Swatow Lane

Named after Shantou (also known as Swatow or Suatao), a city on the eastern coast of Guangdong province in China, Swatow Lane is a small street in George Town which links up Hutton Lane with Burmah Road.

Swatow Lane

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