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Penang Tourism

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 [...]

Penangites Favorite Nasi Kandar Stall

Another famous nasi kandar restaurant in Penang is called Line Clear located in Penang Street. This stall has been around for over 45 years and serves the best nasi kandar in town. If you are heading there for lunch or dinner, you better reach there earlier or else you will need to line up in [...]

The Pearl of the Orient

Went in a group as company's teambuilding activity. The museum's staffs and guide were very friendly and patient to educate us about the evolution of cameras. Everyone had a great time fiddling with the vintage cameras and surprised on how vintage cameras can be so tedious compared to the modern ones. There are many other [...]

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 [...]

One of the best dumpling noodle (Wan Tan Mee) ('Wan Tan' noodle) I have tried is at a noodle stall at Air Itam. Not only does the noodles taste good, the size of the dumplings or 'Wan Tan' is huge. See the picture below. 'Wan Tan' means dumpling and Mee is noodle. Therefore, the whole [...]

WARNING: Non Halal Few people know there is a very famous chicken rice stall at Chulia Street. I got to know about it when my colleague recommends it to me. The stall lies along Chulia Street (Lebuh Chulia) in Georgetown. The stall is located in a shop lot painted in green whereby its upper floor [...]

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 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 [...]