1926 Heritage Hotel
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TravelPod Member Reviews1926 Heritage Hotel Georgetown
Great hotel in Penang- basic rooms but good price- loved the pool as Georgetown is very warm- a bit out away from the heritage district
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A huge thunderstorm and monsoon-like rain is crashing all around me. The claps of thunder are possibly as loud as I've ever heard. No wonder the Chinese make good firecrackers and fireworks. They are surrounded by inspiration for it.
The multicultural aspect of Malaysia is amongst its top attributes. A quarter of the whole country is Chinese. On Penang island that figure rises to a near 50/50 split with the Chinese actually holding the slight majority. There is also a ...
... it has a massive clash of cultures and it's amazing to find a mosque on one side of the road calling out the haunting prayer chants whilst a Clan house of Chinese play mahjong opposite. That is something to see but besides that is not living up to expectation.Hence we are getting out of here as Dara said earlier "let's face it we are beach bums" I corrected her saying that although yes we required the sand ...
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On our first wide-eyed evening through the incense and neon we come across some Chinese who are burning fake money and paper presents in the street, and it was explained to us to honour their dead relatives for The Hungry Ghost Festival.
Temporary stages have been erected in the streets around our hostel and the celebrations have been on-going during our ...
... stages and a bigger crowd and apparently this venue "is hers".
It was a nice venue for a concert. The botanical gardens, it's an old quarry, so the back drop to the stage was a sheer cliff and surrounded by rain forest.
It was good. I didn't know any of the bands or what they were singing. Still, the music was good. It was fun and something you don't get to do every ...