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The Oriental Insurance Building, Armenian Street

Armenian Street has several interesting buildings to its credit. Some are historical, while others demand attention for being significant works of architecture. One of the few that has both claims to fame is the Oriental Insurance Building. 745 more words

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Ling Goh's Teochew Puppet and Opera Museum of Penang

Ling Goh’s Teochew Puppet and Opera Museum of Penang

The Teochew Puppet and Opera Museum
122 Armenian Street, George Town, 10200 Penang.
Open daily (except Mondays) 9 am – 5 pm.


Penang: Day 2

We woke up early to go to Pulau Tikus to Restaurant New Cathay for breakfast. A friend recommended that we should go there and eat the Koay Chap, which we did. 132 more words


The Art of Living Alone

My husband’s in India attending a family crisis and I am suddenly, without warning all by myself in our apartment. It may sound ludicrous (to me it did when I hit this realisation) that I may be a loner, but I do not like to be lonely. 773 more words

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Urban Sketchers Penang

We discovered Urban Sketchers when we were planning a trip to Penang, Malaysia. During the three months that we’ve spent in George Town, we’ve participated in their… 58 more words

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Tua Pek Kong Festival

There always seems to be a celebration or festival happening in George Town, Penang.

Earlier this month, the Poh Hock Seah Temple on George Town’s famous Armenian Street hosted the 3-day birthday celebration of the Taoist God of Prosperity, Tua Pek Kong. 45 more words

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