Category: Chinese Influenced Buildings

George Town Perspective: Tan Kongsi

The Tan Kongsi (or also known as Eng Chuan Tong) is the clan temple of the local Chinese people with the surname Tan in Penang.

George Town Street View: The Night Lanterns

George Town Night

Noordin Street Ghaut: Heng Len Tuah Temple

A Chinese temple lighted up at night, which can be seen at the Noordin Street Ghaut area in George Town.

George Town Street View: A Shophouse at Night

George Town Street View: A Night Walk

Walking Through Heritage XIII (Five Foot Way)

A five foot way in George Town adorned with old vintage Chinese style lanterns.

Noordin Street Heritage Townhouses

Old heritage townhouses along Noordin Street in George Town.

George Town Street View: A Small Home

A small house stuck between two large pre-war townhouses in George Town.

Hai Dong Ma Temple @ Bukit Mertajam

Located on the outskirt area of Bukit Mertajam, which is called Machang Bubok, Hai Dong Ma Temple is a Taoist temple dedicated for the worship of Chinese deity Thean Hou (also popularly known as Mazu). The temple compound also houses various Chinese mythical beings statues including a set of Chinese animal zodiacs.

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