Page 1 of 5412345...2040...Last »

Tourism Event

Tourist Attraction

World Heritage

Penang Street Food

Penang Street Food Guide

Penang Street Food Guide

This guide is based on the author’s own experience and preference, feedback from online and offline surveys. Please use it as a guideline only because different person has his/her own taste bud. The below list from item 1 to 12 is recommended by Tourism Penang Department. 1. 2. 3. 4. & 5. 6. 7. 8. […]

Continue Reading >>>

Arts & Culture

Photo & Postcard

Tourism News

Foreigners buying up Penang’s heritage properties

Foreigners buying up Penang’s heritage properties

Gerakan tells the state government to impose controls to protect the right of the locals. GEORGE TOWN: Gerakan has urged the Penang government to stop foreigners and non-Penangite Malaysians from buying heritage properties in the state. Penang Gerakan Secretary Oh Tong Keong suggested this as a first step towards a general control to protect the […]

Continue Reading >>>

Travelogue

On preserving the old

On preserving the old

It’s a cool, slightly overcast day in George Town, Penang. I’m sitting outside my guesthouse on Love Lane, where droves of travellers walk past every day, some purposefully, some looking slightly bewildered, but all with camera in hand. The travellers who come here do so partly for the food, the history and Penang’s heritage buildings, […]

Continue Reading >>>

Tourism News

Penang’s Soonstead Mansion saved from demolition

Penang’s Soonstead Mansion saved from demolition

An online petition and calls from the public to save Soonstead Mansion has stopped its owner from going ahead with plans to demolish parts of the grand building to build an 11-storey hotel. Local government and traffic management committee chairman Chow Kon Yeow said the Penang Island Municipal Council (MPPP) received a letter from the […]

Continue Reading >>>

Hotel

10 of the best budget stays in Penang

10 of the best budget stays in Penang

John Brunton theguardian.com, Tuesday 5 August 2014 06.30 BST Hostels and B&Bs in Penang now offer travellers on a budget more style and amenities than ever. With the George Town festival in full swing, John Brunton checks out what’s on offer. 23 Love Lane This tasteful 200-year-old mansion is an oasis of calm right in […]

Continue Reading >>>


Page 1 of 5412345...2040...Last »