Intangible HeritageGeorge Town’s UNESCO World Heritage Site status is more than just buildings. Within the city’s protected architecture are people making a living out of traditional trades, obscure skills and abstruse occupations such as a cultural supplier. Su Aziz – with the help of George Town World Heritage Inc (GTWHI) – lists down a few to make them more, well, tangible.
Updated: 22 Jan 2014
- Art is Rubbish / Rubbish is Art exhibition
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Light up the festive season with Penang's spectacular Christmas decorations. Compiled by Cheng Sim.
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