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Walking distance from street art

I visited Penang in September, 2018. This temple comes on the way to street art. You can walk... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Rahatsareen
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Bengaluru, India
Interesting walk

It is good for a walk to look at some street art and eat some street food if one is interested. It... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
bhatku101
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

walk into this place even if you are not offering any prayers but just to see how the people do their business

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ManisChen
Reviewed 11 October 2018

One of the older streets, leading to the mosque with its lighthouse like tower. Some murals and shrine houses too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I visited Penang in September, 2018. This temple comes on the way to street art. You can walk. Right at the corner of the street. Architecture of temples in Penang are very fine and beautiful. Admire

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

It is good for a walk to look at some street art and eat some street food if one is interested. It would be nice to visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bhatku101
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is a good place to come to spot some street art. We particularly liked the mural of the cat through the blue window and the one of the kid reaching up the wall.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A beautiful temple tucked away on the corner of a street, quite small nut beautiful intricate carvings on the pillars and walls. Another sight to behold and to observe the locals using this place to worship.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ProtogShane
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Armenian Street and Cannon Street is about the center of the Georgetown old town. Nice leisurely walk, wondering the street art and the many restaurants and food vendors along the street.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mama2010
Reviewed 26 August 2018

One of the more interesting streets/ lanes. Near Penang wall art. Walk the area and check it out. All very interesting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Cannon St is home not just to awesome temples but also to streetarts. A lot of artworks can be found here as long as boutique stores and cafes.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MonaN979
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Filled with shops and food stores in renovated old buildings, alongside places of worship - characteristic of Georgetown; so there is nothing not to like.

Date of experience: March 2018
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