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  • 1. Where to find cheap tasty food ?

    am a food lover and really love local penang delight like asam laksa, nasi lemak, kuih talam and of course desserts such as burbur cha cha and many many more. ... and recently i have tried the food in...

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  • 2. Penang Bridge

    The 2nd Penang Bridge opened for vehicles since 1 March 2014 started to collect toll from 1 April 2014. For a sedan car, the toll is RM8.50, a rate RM 1.50 higher than the 1st bridge. When driving...

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  • 3. Heritage

    While I was roaming around the city, I found these antique Vases on the altar in one of the oldest associations in Penang. It is the Carpenter's Temple called "LOO PUN HONG" built in 1856 situated at...

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  • 4. Penang Hill

    You will find that everyone is rushing to get a seat. Whether you are sitting or standing throughout the 30 minutes ride, it is will crowded and you will be in close proximity although not touching...

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  • 5. Tourist information centre

    I wish to share my little knowledge of Penang to all those who are interested. One can only find this little cemetery especially for the Jewish and the name of the street (Jahudi Road) is the Malay...

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  • 8. Multi-religious Malaysis

    Visiting Penag's capital-Georgetown. The legacy of former British colony is mixed with local culture.There are modern shopping areas as well as historical...

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  • 9. Where to buy music instrument and its accessory?

    To all parents and teachers, if you want to know how much you need to invest for your kids to be a musician, and how wide the scope of music, and the type of...

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  • 10. I have a dead battery on the ferry on 24-2-2013

    I was with a happy VT couple - Aussirose from Australia onboard the ferry from Butterworth to Penang. When disembark, I can't startup my car, the battery was...

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  • 11. Durian and fruits Festival

    Durian - The King of Fruit. The Durian festival is organized by Ministry of Tourism during the month of June till July at Anjung Indah, Balik Pulau. My office...

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  • 12. How to Cook Siamese Laksa

    A tip, when you missed Penang Food. Siamese Laksa and Penang Laksa both types of Laksa you can find in Penang. So I include them here as my favourite and hope...

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  • 13. Long stay in Penang

    The historic city of George Town is my favorite place of getting around in Penang. I am tired of skyscrapers and tipping those bell boys in star hotels. Here in...

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  • 14. Penang Laksa

    How could you miss the ever famous local Penang dish,Laksa. Penang Laksa is a sour, fish-based soup dish. It’s made up of specially prepared white Laksa...

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  • 15. Botanic Walk

    There is a new Botanic Walk, about 10 minutes walk, from the free car park near the Batik Shop to Moon Gate, and continue to the entrance of the Botanical...

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  • 16. Queen Victoria's Clock Tower

    This elegant Moorish style clock tower was built in 1897. A contribution from a rich local Chinese businessman Cheah to celebrate Queen Victoria's Diamond...

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  • 17. Dewan Sri Pinang - Exhibition or concert

    Dewan Sri Pinang is a popular venue for cultural events like concerts, plays or musical performances by foreign or local groups or state events or kindergarten...

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  • 18. Nice local food in Penang

    Penang foods and snacks - "MUST TRY"1. fried kuay tiao -very very good, all the best one in malaysia!2. asam laksa -sour asam + fish soup + noodles, yum yum!...

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  • 19. Durians - King of Fruits

    Some say it smells like hell and taste like heaven. But for many local Penangites and Malaysians and Singaporeans, the durians of Balik Pulau in Penang is...

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  • 20. Komtar Tower - Tallest building on Island

    This 65th storey tall building is the landmark of George Town. It houses most of the State Council deparments and a central bus network system. It is no longer...

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  • 21. Weld Quay Clock Tower

    The Malayan Railway used to stop at Perai and then with a ferry get to Penang Island to a jetty across the road to this old Railway Building with the clock...

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  • 22. The geography of Penang

    The island of Penang is small enough to explore easily in about one week. With an area of about 285 km², it is about the same size as the islans of El Hierro,...

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  • 23. The history of Penang

    Penang is the oldest of the Bristish settlements in the Straits of Melacca, but everything is relatively new and modern here. As a matter of fact, the city was...

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  • 24. Tourist Information Center in KOMTAR

    Be sure to visit the Tourist Information Center in the KOMTAR tower complex. Here you'll find several free maps with descriptions of things to do, and some...

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  • 25. BANJIR

    The flood (banjir) after heavy rains is one of the happiest memories of tropical areas. Penang's climate describes an equatorial one, a pleasant mix of warm,...

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