Tag: Carnarvon Street

Penang Street Art (The Dragon)

A Chinese style dragon painted by a Penang-based artist named Zen Lim. This dragon mural can be found at the side wall of a heritage shophouse located along Carnarvon Street, George Town.

George Town Street View: Carnarvon Street at Night

Passing by shophouses at Carnarvon Street at night.

George Town Night View: Chinese Heritage Shophouses

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Old heritage shophouses located along Carnarvon Street, George Town. According to the historical signboard, businessman Khaw Seng Lee and his cousins founded Kim Bian Seng Gold Merchant Company and the Kim Bian Aik Goldsmith at these buildings in the early 20th century. Khaw Seng Lee was the former Chairman Penang Philomatic Union and held key positions in various institutions in Penang back then including Chung Ling School and Lam Wah Ee Hospital.

Penang Street Food: Carnarvon Street’s Beef Soup

A popular place for beef soup noodles and/or rice. This stall is located at Loo coffeeshop at Carnarvon Street, 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

George Town Street View: Noon at Carnarvon Street

A Hop-On Hop-Off bus passing by Carnarvon Street‘s row of old heritage pre-war shophouses in George Town during an afternoon.

George Town Heritage View: Carnarvon Street

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A trishaw passing by Carnarvon Street at the heart of the heritage zone in George Town.

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