Penang on two wheels

Posted on October 13, 2012


Row of motorcycles

At the heart and soul of this former British colony are the colourful personalities of its people. As it  strives for technological modernization remnants of the yester-year can be seen peppered across the island state, amongst the jam packed traffic of motor cars (each family owns 2-3 cars these days)….
 Captured so beautifully by the keen lenses of a dear friend.

We drove past an old man riding his bicycle leisurely and my thoughts are with Cecil. My Uncle Cecil, the substitute father I had grown up with used to ride his mini bike everywhere he went…..