Kota Bharu's Central Market

Kota Bharu’s Central Market, Malaysia

17 June 2012 – One of the things my wife and I love doing when visiting a new city (especially one in Asia) is taking a trip to the fresh food markets. Seeing the buzz of activity around you as people go about their shopping can be quite an experience, and one way of getting a…

Black Kettle cafe.

George Town, Penang Street Art Collection Vol. 2

March 2017 – With a title inspired by the latest Guardians of the Galaxy movie (which in turn was inspired by various soundtrack albums from the 80s), may I present to you the latest photos in my George Town street art collection… You can find Volume 1 of my ‘George Town, Penang Street Art Collection’ here. Property by…

The Old Fisherman

Street Art in Balik Pulau, Penang

25 June 2016 – Though not quite as famous as the street art in the heritage listed area of George Town, the murals found in Balik Pulau are nevertheless just as impressive. Balik Pulau, a small town at the south western part of the island of Penang, is approximately 50 minutes away by car from George Town.…

Little Children on a Bicycle by Ernest Zacharevic

George Town, Penang Street Art Collection

The street art in the UNESCO heritage area of George Town is a major drawcard for tourists visiting Penang, Malaysia. The following is a small selection of works I’ve managed to photograph so far (taken during 2015 and 2016). I’m hoping to add more to this collection in the near future, so stay tuned for an update to…

The Roti man

The Roti Man

4 September 2015 – At first you hear him. The sound of the horn is unmistakable. Looking out the window, you see him in the distance, riding along on a motorbike (or quite often a tricycle) with what appears to be an oversized cabinet at the back, an assortment of packaged foodstuffs hanging over the…

Canteen at ChinaHouse

George Town at Night – Penang Street Scenes

24 June 2016 – The following are some photos taken during an evening’s wander along Lebuh Armenian (Armenian Street) in George Town, Penang. The street, located right in the heart of the UNESCO heritage listed part of the city is a popular spot for visitors with its eclectic mix of shop houses, cafes, restaurants and…