Tag Archives: Penang

Why your next holiday should be in East or West Malaysia…or both!

Why your next holiday should be in East or West Malaysia…or both!

There’s one huge perk to visit Malaysia: the many amazingly accessible tourist destinations. No matter what kind of traveler you are, there’s certain to be a trip to suit both your budget and preferences. Whether you’re a foodie, beach lover or adventure seeker, Malaysia has it all. Go on a Food Pilgrimage Penang is called […]

5 Things to Look Forward to at the George Town Festival 2019

5 Things to Look Forward to at the George Town Festival 2019

George Town Festival 2019 Trailer Food won’t be the only reason to visit Penang. This July, George Town will become a living, breathing stage for art, culture, music, and street performances. The 2019 event marks its 10th instalment to date, a festival making art accessible to anyone.  Choose a weekend or two to bring your […]

Why The Top should on the top of your Penang travel itinerary

When someone says Penang, all we think about is food, but if you ask me, there’s so much more to Penang than just its food. Theme parks, galleries, breathtaking views… Penang is really the entire package. There’s just so much to do, and so little time! Of course, if you want all of those packaged […]

Ken’s List- Best Eateries/Food in Penang

Ken’s List- Best Eateries/Food in Penang

For my readers’ convenience, I will be doing a list on some of my favorite restaurants but do note that the list will be changing from time to time. The list below doesn’t arrange in any particular orders (meaning they are random) but blog links will be provided as well. The list will include restaurants […]

George Town Festival, Penang

01 August 2016 – 31 August 2016 The arts and cultural celebration sets off in the heart of George Town with film screenings, music and dance performances, art exhibitions, forums, art installations and more. Venue George Town, Penang Organizer George Town Festival Secretariat Phone +604-261 6308

Penang Museum & Art Gallery

Walk into the compound of the Penang State Museum, and you will first be greeted by a regal bronze statue of Captain Francis Light, the founder of the Penang Straits Settlement, gazing down upon you. Once you set foot inside the museum building, you will see why the State Museum located along Jalan Farquhar in […]

Penang Botanic Gardens

100-year-old trees, forested hills and the giant water lilies of the Amazon River basin are just some of nature’s treasures awaiting visitors to the Penang Botanic Gardens. Also known as the Waterfall Gardens because of the cascading waterfalls nearby, the Gardens were originally established by the British in 1884 as a research centre studying the […]

Tropical Spice Garden, Penang

Step into this little pocket of paradise and Nature’s sights, smells and sounds will instantly take over, obliterating all traces of the hustle and bustle that is associated with urban living. It is excellently tranquil and a suitable place to immerse one’s self in the splendours of Mother Nature, this veritable secret garden is the […]