Saturday, September 26, 2009

Laterns Light Display @ Sibu

The lanterns light were officially on last night and beautifully illuminate the town at night.

The dragon head at the Tua Pek Kong Temple is brightly lit. Red, yellow, green and purple lanterns can be found around the temple area.

Lanterns light at Chew Geok Lin Road

Red light lanterns dominate the Channel Road stretch. Such a scenic drive along this road at night

From Channel Road, the lanterns branch off to Pansar Building, heading towards Sibu Gateway

Sibu Gateway must be the highlight of the lanterns display as the square is brightly illuminated with multi-coloured lanterns.

The children seems to enjoy looking and playing under the sea of brightly lit colourful lanterns

Even the swan statue which sat on a giant lanterns is beautifully lit.

It is just nice to relax and soak into this amazing environment. The lanterns light will be ongoing until 4th October. It would be nice to see this lanterns again during the Chinese New Year celebration in a couple more months.


kenwooi said...

you really can take good pics at night..
i always find it hard to take unblury pics during the night.. =P

SJ said...

love the swan. really nice shots at night. crystal clear.

From me to you, suejean =)

SJB said...

Wow love the swan. when is the Chinese new years?

Borneo Falcon said...

Chinese New Year next year will fall on Valentine's Day, 14th February 2010

Superman said...

I guess half of Sibu people is visiting this place and take photos of the nice lanterns and posted in their facebook these few days. The place is so packed.

Anonymous said...

they are so stunning at night, i m going there too and i mean i must go there to take photos :P btw, where is the tua pek kong temple?

lifesignx said...

Superb journalism borneo falcon! Now I wonder why NO ONE bothered to nominate and vote for you in the nuffnang blog awards. Sure can out the rest of the finalists with the quality of your posts. Its just sad really. I tried to nominate but the submission page keep on giving me the capcha code error. I bet its rigged.

Benedict Chow said...

Wow, the sky of Sibu seen dotted with the all the lovely lantern... can see the atmosphere must be amazing ;) Unfortunately ppl in peninsular have not caught fever with the this awesome moon cakes festival yet. Even mooncakes also sell at stepp discount of 15 - 20% here this year.

Xjion89 said...

wow, lanterns everywhere~~~~
a sky of lanterns^^

William said...

Wah...u were in Sibu to witness the display! The lantern looks very good.

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