Travel Blogs from Georgetown, Malaysia

Sort by Newest Best first

Penang, Penang, Malaysia travel blog


A travel blog entry by sanneanddave


... us fancied it at all but as far as we knew there really wasn’t any alternative, there were less restaurants than cash machines. Malaysia had had another day to impress us and again it had cocked it up; Thailand 2 – Malaysia 0, and the day was ...

Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia: Foodie Heaven, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia: Foodie Heaven

A travel blog entry by marconelli


... the impressive Penang Hill, which towers 2400 feet (about the same height as Mt. Constitution) above the otherwise flat terrain of Georgetown, and affords a panoramic view of the region. Affords the view, that is, when the weather is clear. But the daily ...

Europaletten in Asien, George Town, Malaysia travel blog

Europaletten in Asien

A travel blog entry by ollirmi

Sieben Minuten vor halb sechs hat der Schlaf seine Schuldigkeit getan, nur die Müdigkeit will noch nichts davon wissen. Die letzten verbleibenden Münzen stürzen sich behäbig im Innern der Kaffeemaschine hinunter, für die morgentliche Dosis Leben aus ...

Bus trip north , George Town, Malaysia travel blog

Bus trip north

A travel blog entry by kaylaandbryden


Well we had to endure another 6:30 wakeup this morning so that we could pack up and head off to the bus terminal. We packed up fairly quick and said farewell to Cas, leaving her to sleep in grrr. The bus terminal was pretty big and we had to find our ...

The Wiley Rickshaw Driver, Penang, Malaysia travel blog

The Wiley Rickshaw Driver

A travel blog entry by kukuwu

I had been dreaming about the food in malaysia for about a week. We wanted our first meal in Malaysia to be a laksa (me) and chicken curry (Andrew) but we before we could find those particular dishes we were side tracked by delicious ...

Lam Wah Ee Hospital, Bukit Bendera, Kek Lok Si, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Lam Wah Ee Hospital, Bukit Bendera, Kek Lok Si

A travel blog entry by kelinci


After check-up with Dr. Yip Kok Thye, then we move to Bukit Bendera. A place where you can see Pulau Pinang. Then we move to Kek Lok Si temple, the famous temple in Pulau Penang. Check out the turtles lies in the ...

Day trip to Penang, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Day trip to Penang

A travel blog entry by stefandrach


... butter backup biscuits and felt fine after a while.  Lesson learned.  Don’t let Doxycyline rot your insides! Once in Georgetown we got an early bus from the jetty to the bus station.  When we arrived it looked just as you would ...

Pearl of the Orient, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Pearl of the Orient

A travel blog entry by benneesham


... yacht club. It is also home to Kek Lok Si, the largest Buddhist temple in SE Asia, which like everything we found in Malaysia comes resplendent with an array of shops. There were even shops inside each temple and all of the buildings in the complex, as ...

Colonial England???, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Colonial England???

A travel blog entry by madekeyser


... an important place for the British spice business, being one of their few possessions in this region.  So the town of Georgetown has a lot of British influence in the style of buildings.  The British in turn hired the Chinese and Indians to run ...

A Mixed Bag, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

A Mixed Bag

A travel blog entry by baggywiggles


... they were so good. Proper highways, completely smooth and clean. It was still another 3 hours from the border to Penang Island, and Georgetown where we would be staying. The Island is connected with the mainland by a bridge so no ferries for this one. We ...

Sort by Newest Best first