We've noticed that the past few blogs have prompted our fans to talk about the good food in Ipoh. Artistic angle aside, if you look at the above picture closely [...]
"A Countess from Hong Kong" - a story about Natascha, a White Russian countess, who stows away on a luxury liner at Hong Kong, determined to seek a new life [...]
Here's another picture sent to us from Alan. Do these buildings seem familiar to you? I wonder where the photographer was standing when this picture was taken....
Know this street? Recognise the buildings? We await your comments! :)
Being an alumni of the Main Convent, Ipoh, I was surprised to note that there was once a kindergarten within the premises. Do any of the Convent alumni remember it? [...]
As a kid, I remember the ice cream van driving around my neighbourhood on certain evenings. You know the ice cream man is coming just be keeping an ear out [...]
Our thanks goes out to Alan, for sharing this picture with us!
THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF EU TONG SEN - A PERAKIAN PIONEER A public exhibition in conjunction with Visit Perak Year History & Heritage at the lobby of Syuen [...]
I admit I'm stumped at this one - sent to by IpohBornKid....it looks very familiar, but I can't seem to figure out WHERE it is. Think you could help us [...]
Remember him? He probably sold snacks and other odds & ends. I wonder where he is now? Perhaps he has a proper stall somewhere else in Ipoh? Hmm....maybe one of [...]
Recognise the street? What about the building - Sun Kong Ah Coffee Shop & Hotel? The above photograph is from Keith Nelson.
IpohBornKid shares his 3rd installment with us. Happy reading :) The picture showing the first 12 grandchildren of Chong Soon Fan was probably taken in 1957, during the Chinee New [...]
Nicholas Jennings sent us these pictures some time ago. They were said to be taken around the early 1960s. Nicholas (with Bintang, the family pet), together with his mother [...]
Ruth Iversen Rollitt sent this to us some time ago. It is said to be the house of the former Secretary of the Perak Turf Club. Ruth's father B M [...]