No, not the dessert craved by chocolate-lovers....rather the type of camera - the Brownie No.2! This one here is a special edition model, made in conjunction with the Silver Jubilee [...]
Calling all you nimble-feet folk! How many of you remember the Celestial Dance Bar?
How many of you remember this game? What about the rules? Care to give us a 'demonstration'?
Ais krim potong anybody? The weather in Ipoh has just been crazy for the past few weeks, scorching hot in the afternoon, heavy thunderstorms in the evening. We remember [...]
No, not our website....but this beautiful icon of Ipoh is said to be turning 100 years old this year! This special heritage building was even mentioned in the Star [...]
No, this is not a treasure chest that you'd find in a cave. This is an ice box that the ice man would load on his bicycle where he'd then go round [...]
We have here a postcard from V. Radnell, showing an Indian trader at the wet-market, former Super Kinta. Anyone remember him..or this stall?
These two postcards show a Then and Now view of the famous Hugh Low Bridge, which connects New Town and Old Town in Ipoh. We know such pictures often lead [...]
Here we have the entrance to the Tronoh Mines, all decorated for the National Day celebrations. Have any of you visited this mine?
Ever seen something like this? It's a collage made from Japanese Occupation stamps! We thank Ruth Iversen Rollitt for sharing this with us. Incidentally, this souvenir was made by one [...]