CNY Decorations sold in Hypermarkets


As mentioned previous post, Petaling Street would have lots of variety for those shopping for CNY decorative items.  Some may prefer to shop at hypermarkets for the comfort- because if you are there early (before 10.30am), the place’s not that packed. I went to Carrefour to take a look at their decorative items. As this [...]

CNY Shopping in Kuala Lumpur


As Chinese New Year is fast approaching in only few weeks from now, many Chinese are busy doing last minute CNY shopping and buying decorative items. Therefore, the roads leading to major shopping complex and to Petaling Street would be jam packed even during weekends as many people are busy buying last minute decorations such [...]

Beautiful Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang

CNY, Custom-Places, Penang

Kek Lok Si is a very popular destination for those visiting Penang. During Chinese New Year, the latern and light decorations are breathtaking when you are going there at night during the Chinese New Year. Note that the usual opening hours of Kek Lok Si temple is from 8.30am to 5.30pm. For Chinese New Year [...]

CNY at Sunway Pyramid

CNY, Festive

After reading the newspaper promoting the CNY decorations at Sunway Pyramid, I decide to visit the place to check out the decorations for myself: The entrance is decorated with  tanglungs (laterns) marking the CNY.  Below, there is a performance using Chinese traditional music instruments: As this year, 2010 is the year of the Tiger, Sunway comes [...]

CNY at Ikano Power Center

CNY, Festive

Ikano Power Center is located at Mutiara Damansara- next to The Curve and Ikea. This year, their CNY decorations consist of a bamboo platform that you see on the top end of the picture below:  One can go there to post for pictures. The Curve’s CNY decoration is more grand.  On the same level, you [...]

Chinese New Year at The Curve

CNY, Festive

The Curve at Mutiara Damansara, PJ has taken quite an eloborative approach for this year’s Chinese New Year decorations: At their Central court, they have the place decorated with laterns (tanglungs) and bamboo.  There are stalls set up to sell items from some retailers- I saw bras of all shapes and colours being sold there. Also, wooden [...]

Where to get CNY cookies in Petaling Jaya

CNY, Food and Drinks, Selangor

With Chinese New Year around the corner, the Chinese community would be very busy doing shopping for the Chinese New Year. For Chinese New Year decorations, you can find it being sold in almost any market. Whereas for Chinese New Year cookies, those sold in hypermarkets like Carrefour, Tesco or Giant or at wholesale shops [...]