The Slow Road
Two Women Wandering the World
The last weekend of each month, Penang's major Chinese clan houses are put on evening performances for visitors, including this traditional lion dance.
Two acrobats form the lion, which leaps around on high poles.
Lion dance performers before the show
Another lion dance on the streets of George Town
The lion rears up (with the front acrobat held up by the back one)
Another traditional dance features a monkey king
More dancing at the Khoo clan house
Waiting to take the stage
A dragon dance troupe
One of Melissa's favorite houses in Penang
Pokemon Go was just catching on while we were in Penang. This mall courtyard was a favorite spot.
The Queen Victoria memorial clock tower in George Town stands next to a modern sculpture
Chris having fun with crayons in one of our favorite cafes, China House
Inside China House
Fishing boats at the beach near our neighborhood, with Penang's shipping port in the background
A popular food stall in our neighborhood
Traditional Malay wooden houses in our neighborhood
Monkeys on the roof next door
One of the many great things about Penang is the way plants take hold anywhere
Don't park your bike for too long in the tropics!
Two typical George Town features, random plants and street art, combined
Garlands for sale at a shop in George Town's Little India
Not quite grand enough for our mansions photo gallery, but a lovely house nonetheless
A very European-looking Chinese clan hall
Melissa out with Penang's Sunday morning sketching club
The results of a Sunday morning sketching group outing