Browsing Tag Penang Attraction

Gurney Drive Penang

By at April 27, 2013 | 12:20 pm | 0 Comment


Gurney Drive (Malay: Persiaran Gurney) is a popular seafront promenade in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. The casuarina timberline road is also one Penang's most popular traveler destinations. It was named after Sir Henry Gurney, High Commissioner of Malaya (1950-1951), who was assassinated by the guerillas of the Malayan Communist Party during the Malayan

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Penang Snake Temple

By at March 9, 2013 | 8:42 am | 0 Comment


The Penang Snake Temple in Bayan Lepas, southern of Georgetown, going to the airport is a really aged holy place. The temple was installed in 1850 and was committed to the Buddhist clergyman Choo Sor Kong. Folklore points out that it was the house of a religious man that gave the snakes shelter and they continued to be there after his fatality. Today hole vipers are to

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Penang Road – George Town

By at March 1, 2013 | 8:06 am | 0 Comment


Penang Road (Malay: Jalan Penang) is a roadway in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. It runs from near Farquhar St in the north and its southern end is near Kompleks Tun Abdul Razak at the joint with Macalister Road. Upper Penang Road is a stretch of Penang Road popular amongst tourists for its bars. Penang Road, or Jalan Penang in Malay, is the most essential thoroughfare

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Penang Auto City

By at February 25, 2013 | 1:17 am | 0 Comment

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One of the visible place in Penang when you steer along the North-South freeway will be the Penang Auto City. Started by the federal government back in 2003, the area is a one-stop facility for food, vehicle display room and infinite carnival. Known as Highway Auto City, the facility is deemed to be the very first of its kind in Malaysia displaying an excellent and

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Penang State Chap Goh Meh Open House 2013

By at February 19, 2013 | 3:06 am | 0 Comment


The Penang State Government will be holding an open property coupled with the Chap Goh Meh Celebration at Esplanade on the last day of Chinese New Year. The night will certainly open up at 6.00 pm with a Chingay, Lion and Dragon Dance efficiencies, 'Dondang Sayang', and the shaking of mandarin oranges led by Chief Minister, YAB Mr Lim Guan Eng. After the traditional

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Penang Hill or Bukit Bendera

By at February 16, 2013 | 4:00 pm | 0 Comment


Fantastic as it may appear. A cooling down atmosphere in the scorching and humid weather of Penang. Penang Hill or affectingly understood by residents as "Bukit Bendara", is among the only neat spots to go to in Penang. A hill with altitude of concerning 833 m (2723 ft) has actually shown that it is one of the main destinations not just to the foreigner but also local

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Best of Penang Attraction

By at February 13, 2013 | 2:04 pm | 0 Comment


When going to a destination, some things you could do without, while some things are considered the essence of a location-- so much to ensure that to miss them would certainly be as great as not having been to that location in the very first location. The very same opts for Malaysia's heritage island, Penang. Including a interesting and varied mix of cultural, historic

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Penang Malaysia

Penang today births the mark of a very early history of successive foreign influences – from the very early Indian World that took origin in north Malaya to that of the Portuguese, Dutch and later the British who involved this part of the globe in search of spices and kept to engage in the rewarding field.