Travel Blogs from Pulau Penang, Malaysia

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Batu Ferringhi Beach Blast, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Batu Ferringhi Beach Blast

A travel blog entry by bruceandian

... of Batu Ferringhi (Foreigner’s Rock), Penang’s most famous resort district and nightspot. The popularity with visitors to Malaysia which gave the region its name hasn’t diminished over the years: we spotted plenty of Americans, Brits ...

Day 81: Batu Feringgi, Penang, Batu Ferringhi, Malaysia travel blog

Day 81: Batu Feringgi, Penang

A travel blog entry by mfln31

I didn't have the best start to the day today as I had to head to a dentist to get a loose, painful filling removed and replaced. It wasn't too traumatic though and the cost was far less than the excess on our insurance. After the minor drama that that ...

Ein mal ganz anderer Beitrag, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Ein mal ganz anderer Beitrag

A travel blog entry by donumdei


Wie fange ich denn an.....? Ich dachte mir ich lass euch mal an meinen Gedanken teil haben. Ich finde mal kann ja seine Gedanken rein schreiben. Es ist neu für mich, denn normalerweise quatsche ich mit meinem Vertrauten drüber. Wer ...

Back to Penang with good food supply, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Back to Penang with good food supply

A travel blog entry by groundhopper


Malaysia is ending now. We come back for a last visit to Georgetown. Next destination will be Thailand, start in ...

To Penang!, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

To Penang!

A travel blog entry by chelseacrown


... giant duty-free store where Josh had been before where we load up with essentials that would prove to be very expensive in greater Malaysia outside of our duty-free paradise. We're told that we can each only bring 1L through to Penang off the island. ...

Von der Insel auf die Insel, Penang, Malaysia travel blog

Von der Insel auf die Insel

A travel blog entry by weltenbummler

Gruesse aus ...

Curry for Breakfast? Bruce Loves Penang., Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Curry for Breakfast? Bruce Loves Penang.

A travel blog entry by bruceandian

... Clear was sandwiched between. We ordered a variety of curries at Azhar’s suggestion and waited for the food with glasses of Malaysia’s famous “teh tarik” or pulled tea. Watch that tea fly! Ian ate nasi kandar, which ...

The Great Feast in Penang, Batu Feringgi, Malaysia travel blog

The Great Feast in Penang

A travel blog entry by bruceandian

... overseas. But, I am a BIG fan of that shelled treasure from the sea. “Fried oyster” is quite a popular dish in Malaysia it seems. Everywhere we went, I saw at least one sign advertising FRIED OYSTER in big bold red letters. So I had to try ...

Looking for Laksa, Georgetown, Malaysia travel blog

Looking for Laksa

A travel blog entry by mikeandsheila


... comes into view - mountainous and lined along its foreshores with highrises.  A bit about Penang The island of Penang (Pulau Penang) is joined to the mainland by a long bridge to the conurbation of Butterworth. It has a colourful history due to its ...

Lost between two cultures, pinang, Malaysia travel blog

Lost between two cultures

A travel blog entry by farang020

I leave Little India alone - it might be better named Little Tamil Nadu since nearly all the Indians living in Penang seem to originate from the southern Indian State of Tamil Nadu - and walk the short distance to the Kuan Yin Teng temple dedicated to the ...

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