Month: July 2018

George Town Street View: A Qilin Sculpture

One of the most common mythical creatures in Chinese lore is the Qilin. Qilin looks like a cross-breed of a dragon and a giraffe although historically, Qilin was said to have originated from the giraffe. According to Chinese beliefs, Qilin is a divine creature that protects against evil and therefore, usually appears as sculptures or paintings in temples as well as in ancient Chinese architecture.

George Town Street View: Noordin Street Ghaut

Noordin Street Ghaut is an extended stretch of Noordin Street in George Town.

Carnarvon Street Heritage Shophouses

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Children’s World

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Pawnshop and School Union

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United Bookstore

Passing through Carnarvon Street

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Carnarvon Street, George Town.

Penang Hill’s Curtis Crest Tree Top Walkway

One of the main attractions of The Habitat at Penang Hill, the Curtis Crest Tree Top Walk features breathtaking views via an elevated walkway above the treeline of Penang Hill.

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