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Yearly Family Trip – St. Anne’s Feast

Since many years back, it’s being our yearly family trip to St. Anne’s Feast. Normally our family will went there a week before the actual day of the festival to avoid crowd. Last weekend we spent a night at my sister’s house located at Seberang Perai and the next day we met up with my aunties and uncles at St. Anne Church then we went to Penang together and it always being a practice to travel together.

The time we reached Seberang Perai it’s almost dinner time so we took a short rest and directly go and hunt for food. My sister brought us to a hawker street where we can enjoy some nice local food like lok-lok, fried noodle and so on… The hawker center is located at 1-69, Lebuh Kurau 5, Chai Leng Park, 13700 Perai, Penang.

DSC_1543The hawker street

DSC_1564Lok-lok stall

DSC_1545Yum-yum…

DSC_1550Variety of sauces

DSC_1565Look at the stack of fried yee mee 🙂

DSC_1553Yummy fried Yee Mee

When we reached the hawker street, we chose the second last lok-lok stall. There are a lot of choices for from the lok-lok stall and it’s different from the pasar malam lok-lok where you have to stand while you enjoying it. At this place, you just choose whatever you want and sit at the back of the stall to enjoy the lok-lok. They provided 8 different spicy sauces and a sweet sauce which suitable for small kids. We mix and match the sauce according to our own favorite. Besides the lok-lok, we also ordered some noodles from the other stall. They do serve the noodle at your table. The fried yee mee is SUPER nice!

After the dinner, we drove to Penang for the Bon Odori event and enjoy the fireworks show. It’s pretty jam while we are on the way heading to the venue and also the way back to Seberang Perai. The event is held at Esplanade. At the center of the field there is a big performance stage where we enjoy the traditional Japanese dance performances.

DSC_1572Performance at the big stage

DSC_1578Get ready for next performance

DSC_1607Cosplaying

DSC_1611Fireworks show

We heading back to Seberang Perai after the fireworks show and prepared to go to St. Anne Church early in the morning. The next morning, we woke up pretty early and have a quick breakfast at 7 Village on our way to St. Anne Church. St. Anne Church is the main church for the annual celebrations for St Anne’s feast which located at Bukit Mertajam.

DSC_1646St. Anne Church

DSC_1672The prayers

DSC_1677The prayers

DSC_1689Nice weather… I love the blue sky

We had seafood at Yen Seafood Restaurant as the last stop of the trip. This restaurant offered cheap and nice seafood. It marked a nice ending of the trip with having nice and tasty food. The whole meal only cost us around MYR140.00 for 6 adults and a kid which really worth the money we spent…

DSC_1768Yen Seafood Restaurant

DSC_1773blanch octopus

DSC_1780Yummylicious…

DSC_1781Fresh seafood

Yen Seafood Restaurant
Address: 701, Batu Kawan Simpang Ampat Penang
Tel: 04-5872616

Hwan

From a working lady to become a full time housewife and would like to journal my daily life and share some of my personal experience.

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