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Penang Attractions

The Best Pasembur in Penang

The pasembur is a popular cuisine or maybe street food among the locals in Penang. The pasembur is actually a salad of vegetables and it is made up of ingredients such as yam bean, cucumber, blanched bean sprouts, and different kinds of fritters, all doused with peanut gravy. The origin of the pasembur is unknown [...]

The Famous Indian Enclave in Penang

We love India so we try to make it to every 'Little India' in any place we're visiting. This street is easily accessible, has lots of shops with the usual stuff - bangles, saris etc. and some great restaurants. At night it's lit up by lanterns and fairy lights and the atmosphere is fun. Well [...]

Penang Street Arts

Some pictures of street arts that were taken in Georgetown, Penang. Street art 1 Street art 2 Street art 3 Street art 4 Street art 5 Street art 6 Street art 7 Street art 8 Street art 9

Possibly the Best Nasi Kandar in Penang

Looking for the best nasi kandar in Penang? Then head out to this restaurant located in Kampung Melayu in Air Itam for its divine signature dish. This restaurant has been in business for over 35 years. The nasi kandar served here is possibly Penang’s best kept secret that is famous not only to locals but [...]

Arguably The Best Roti Canai in Penang

Looking for the best roti canai (Indian Pancake) in Penang to savor? Head out to Sheikh Usman Gerai Roti Canai at Argyll Road which serves the best roti-telur (egg pancake) and beef curry combination. Although the curry is a bit spicy, it tastes excellent when it goes with the roti-telur. The secret of this tasty [...]

The Alcatraz of Malaysia

My first honeymoon time.. i'd celebrated here in JEREJAK RAINFOREST RESORT... This place being the most fantastic moment to me and my wife to enjoyed the nature and the nice seaside.. also not to forget to all the staff here is so friendly with us. Very privacy... calm places and whoever want to feel the [...]

Exploring Penang Famous Seafront Promenade

A trip to Penang is never complete without a trip to Gurney Drive. Just about every type of Penang-speciality dish can be found here, from the ubiquitous char koay teow to ikan bakar, muachi, rojak, oh chien and lor bak... and every bit of it mouthwateringly delicious. Sure, there may be better versions of char [...]

The Hidden Jewel of Penang

A lot of people including the Penangites aren't really aware that there is a small aquarium located in Batu Maung, Penang Island. Even though the aquarium is small, if you live in Penang and like aquatic life, you could probably pay a visit to this place and you might like some of the fish there. [...]

The Esplanade is a seafront promenade bordering an open field where festival and events are often held. The Esplanade is not just a popular tourist attraction in Penang but also a historic place that tells you everything about Penang, including the history of how Penang transformed from a swampy frontier, to a bustling trading post, [...]

The Temple With Glorious Past

The snake temple is located at Bayan Lepas and is quite near to the airport. It did undergo some renovations and now is reopened back to the public. When you enter the temple, going further in, one will be able to see snakes 'lying' or rather curled on the branches of a tree in the [...]