Old Penang Guesthouse

53 Love Lane, Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10200, Malaysia | Hostel
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A travel blog entry by gr0p3r


Today I walked, in the heat. And bloody hell was it hot. Apparently it's ilnino at the moment and even the locals are complaining.

So hot that right now that I've moved to laying on the cold tiles in the dorm. There is ac, but my body temp is still that high I'm sweating at a rest.

So today, what did I see while walking. All the …

Penang - A Foodies Paradise

A travel blog entry by natandross


Penang is an island in the north-west of Malaysia, which is accessible by air, sea or land, we chose the land option and got the opportunity to see an awesome suspension bridge, which at 12km is one of the longest in the world (little fact for you there). The bus journey from Kuala Lumpur took about five hours; ironically the journey was longer in …

Back to Malaysia

A travel blog entry by terryandlauren


Leaving our extremely relaxed guest house on lake Toba wasn't easy.....we paid an average of 15pounds per day for all food and accommodation and really enjoyed our lazy 6 days there. We have to get going, our visas run out tomorrow and in a week we'll be in Australia!
Straight back on the travelling saddle then, we get up at 7, eat, pack, check …

Penang - our last stop in Malaysia

A travel blog entry by terryandlauren


After a smooth bus ride we arrive in Penang, but not at the bus station I was expecting so we take a local bus 101 to the city. Most of the budget accommodation is located on a road called Lebuh Chulia so we head there first. It's a sweaty walk as the sun is baking down on us. We pass lots of guesthouses but they look a bit **** and the road is …

Arrival in malaysia, and penang

A travel blog entry by christabelgreen

my 2 days of travelling ran very smoothly annd was actually quite enjoyable! had 8 hr train first day then next day a 2 hr flight and 6 hr coach, had to jump on the coach literally as it was moving as was last to penang! travelling on my own was really fine, but was v nice to meet jess in penang! penang is relly nice and chilled, everyone in our …

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This hostel, located on 53 Love Lane, Georgetown, is near Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Tropical Spice Garden, Komtar, and Jubilee Clock Tower.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsOld Penang Guesthouse Georgetown

    Reviewed by sharn_parm

    Bit over rated

    Reviewed Mar 24, 2012
    by (10 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Not bad, but came probably with unrealistic high hopes. Seems to be very popular, but didnt say anywhere else so can't compare to the competition...

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

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