Month: June 2016

Carnarvon Street View: Heritage Road

Carnarvon Street View: Heritage Road

Where Carnarvon Street joins Chulia Street in George Town.


Presgrave Street View: Kwong Wah Yit Poh Press Building


Kwong Wah Yit Poh is one of the oldest Chinese language newspapers in Malaysia, which was originally founded by in 1910 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen (as one of the movement’s media outlets to overthrow the Qing dynasty of Imperial China at that time). This current building is located at Presgrave Street, George Town. Prior to this location, the newspaper office had been located in several places in George Town including Armenian Street and Chulia Street Ghaut.

The Straits in the Evening


A ferry crossing the Straits of Malacca from Penang Island to the Butterworth mainland during an evening, with the Bukit Mertajam hill in the background.

Queensbay Mall

Queensbay Mall

Queensbay Mall

Queensbay Mall is a large shopping complex located at the Bayan Lepas south eastern coast of Penang, facing Jerejak Island. It is the largest shopping mall in Penang island, and is located just nearby both the Penang bridges as well as the airport.


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