It's obvious that the writer of the above article had a good time in Perak recently. We're glad he and his friends enjoyed themselves. We're also glad that they visited [...]
Of late, Ipoh old town has been getting increasingly popular — it’s great, but everyone also goes to the same spaces for the same experiences.We know there is plenty to [...]
This photo was taken in the late 1950s / early 1960s. Yes, it's none other than the Straits Trading Building, in Ipoh!
click to enlarge Do you recognise this panorama? Can you guess which part of Ipoh this is? While you're trying to name the buildings and streets, can you also give [...]
For a change, we thought we'd feature a coloured picture from 2010 instead of the usual black-and-white ones. This was taken outside a temple in Old Town. Recognise the location? [...]
Here's a nice one from a family album. We thank Alexander for this gem. According to him, the girl (standing) is his grandmother Madam Ursula. Behind her are her parents [...]
According to this 1950s advertisement, this business operated at No.126, Belfield Street, Ipoh. Does anyone remember Fook Heng Rubber Works?
Mark, of Kinta Heritage Group took these two photographs that I failed to get earlier in the week. He first posted them on Facebook, but I am sure he will [...]
Here's a copy of the 1st Heritage Trail Map. This trail covers Old Town and is held every Saturday morning at 8am, starting at the Ipoh Railway Station. A full [...]
These 'friends' live at Leech Street - opposite the low cost flats, next door to the old Kinta Aerated Water building. Who owns them now, we wonder....and what's become of [...]
This blog is published at the request of Kinta Heritage Group PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL ENQUIRIES SHOULD BE PASSED TO MR RAJA, +6012 524 2357 Ipoh Heritage Walk (Old [...]