Sunday, September 21, 2014

Scenes Along Armenian Street And Burmah Road, Penang

After we checked out, we drove around town for a short while before we headed back to Ipoh.... It was a Sunday Star Walk in Penang on that particular day and certain areas were very jammed up. 

If not mistaken, this is around Little India area...
This area has lots of tourists and it is due to to the murals around here...
Slight drizzle so we didn't get down to take pictures...
Just managed to take one or two actually.....
Those with long queues, we skipped taking the pictures....
Most of the mural paintings are around here along Armenian Street
Just look at the cars and the people....
The cars got to look out for the pedestrians instead...
Outside Ming Xiang Tai Pastry...
One of the branches along Jalan Burmah... if not mistaken.. :)
This mural must be recent... still so clear and nice....


34 comments:

  1. If the Q too long, no thank you, i will skip too, lol...

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    1. We are not the patient kind of tourists.. hahaa...

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  2. Actually Star Walk or not, every weekend also more or less the same with the crowds. Weekends are no car day on Armenian Street so many people come out to lepak.

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    1. Yeah, they should stop the cars from going in there.. good for cycling.. not so dangerous...

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  3. oh, so this is where all the "made-famous" murals are!! hmmm, same here, if i see long queue and many people berebut-rebut to take photo of something, i will also feel turn off and so will skip this, this and this!! haha~~ :D

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    1. Yeah, we must go when its weekdays then no need to queue up for pictures.... anyway, I have almost taken all ... :)

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  4. Still got the Sunday star walk ?? It's been so long already!

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  5. I have not seen the mural in your last photo posted online so I also think that it is new. :)

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    1. Yeah, first time for me too.. still new and clear...

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  6. I like both of these murals equally and could not choose a favorite! The big yellow cat looks just like our Simba!

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  7. Love the mural paintings.

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  8. Yep I see the cars and people.. If me ahh, I see the cars and crowd and jam, I will skip also.. But since already there, will be kiasu and go down see see look look also..

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    1. If come all the way from KL, then must wait no matter what.. otherwise mission not accomplished.. nothing to put up on the blog.. hahaha...

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  9. Queue? No way. They should close the roads, at least during peak hours - since it is such a tourist attraction. I would just avoid those roads on my own accord. Honestly, I can;t understand why people would insist on driving through knowing it is going to be jam-packed. So crowded. Old man, cannot liao - plus the heat, my head will start spinning. So kotak one, me! :(

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    1. Now old already also not so patient one, right? See the cars, pening... must quickly get out and go back to hotel.. phew.. more relaxing... that is why I like to lepak in the hotel room... call me eccentric.. hahaha..

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  10. Fun photos


    ALOHA from Honolulu
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  11. The cat mural is a real eye-catcher, Claire! xoxo

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  12. I also hate long queues. Never have patience for waiting. Hehe.

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    1. Sama-sama... if hot weather, lagi dont want to wait.. cooling weather ok...

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  13. You didn't join the Star Walk too?

    Should be fun. :)

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    1. *Malu* to say.. I didn't.. and haven't before.. :(

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  14. Love this street Claire. So many things to see...so many things to buy.

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    1. hahahaa... Yes, I agree with you!

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    2. So many things to buy?? Buy what?? How come Penang kia like me dunno got many things to buy there.

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  15. Yah, very true, nowadays certain area the cars have to watch out the pedestrians, not them to watch out the car lo!!! So drivers like us must drive carefully while passing through that area!!

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    1. Yes lo.. cos drivers are the guilty ones.. not the pedestrians.. :)

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  16. Those mural paintings are getting more and more popular!

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    1. I think the world is getting crazy now. The mural trends are in many countries including China. I wonder where it started from?

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