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Postcard :: Street Murals

Postcard :: Street Murals

Click on any image below to start slideshow. The slideshow “start” button appears on the top right position. Travel tips: 1. Get a Penang street art map from Chin Shen Leong Bike shop at 84, Armenian Street 10200 George Towm. You can download a soft copy here and stored it in your smartphone or iPad. […]

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Murals vandalised with Bersih symbols by the political thugs

Murals vandalised with Bersih symbols by the political thugs

Our proposals to preserve and protect the murals from the weather and vandalism. Short-term measures > Cover the painting with a non-reflective, anti-UV coating and tempered glass. > Install surveillance camera in the locations of iconic murals. Long-term measures > Reprint the murals on the ceramic with Japanese printing technology which can last for 100 […]

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5 things you must do in Penang

5 things you must do in Penang

BY JULIA YEOW, NEWS EDITOR Published: 4 August 2015 9:43 AM If you’re heading up north for the George Town Festival, which kicked off on August 1, or just planning a trip to the lovely Pearl of the Orient, here are 5 things we highly recommend you try when you’re there. Be sure to check […]

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Tourism Event :: Armenian Street's Got Talent Cultural Show

Tourism Event :: Armenian Street’s Got Talent Cultural Show

The new event was kicked off in last Saturday at Armenian Street with good response from the local people and tourists as well. The Armenian Street Got Talent project is carried out by YB Teh Lai Heng’s Service Center, and a collaboration with George Town World Heritage Incorporated (GTWHI),Penang Global Tourism (PGT),Municipal Council of Penang […]

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Featured, Penang Botanical Gardens

Penang Botanical Gardens

Penang Botanical Gardens

The Penang Botanic Gardens, also known as the “Waterfall Gardens” because of the cascading waterfalls nearby, is a public park situated on Jalan Air Terjun (Waterfall Road) in George Town on Penang Island, Malaysia. The original gardens were established in 1884 from an old quarry site by the British as a nursery for tropical plants. […]

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Penang National Park

Penang National Park

Exploring Malaysia’s Newest National Park – Taman Negara Pulau Pinang Far quieter than Taman Negara in Peninsular Malaysia, the Penang National Park is Malaysia’s smallest and youngest national park. Known locally as Taman Negara Pulau Pinang, the Penang National Park occupies around ten square miles in the northwest corner of Penang Island. Eight of the […]

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