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4425 Bagan Luar Rd. Butterworth, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 12000, Malaysia | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Pulau Penang

Arrival in Penang

A travel blog entry by andrewy


... established Fort Cornwallis to protect the British spice trade in Southeast Asia. there are over 1700 historic buildings in the old town along. The architectures are mostly Victorian in style due to it heavy British influence. I also visited the Penang Historical museum. Inside there is a detailed display explaining the origin of most Chinese population in Penang came from Hokkien province, thus the heavy use of Hokkien ...

Happy Ending

A travel blog entry by gflacke


... up the hill and back down the other side, stopping at the top to visit a Chinese temple adorned in full New Year’s décor (the celebration lasts a full two weeks). The hilltop temple also offered beautiful views of the island and ocean, but it was quite hazy that morning so there wasn’t much to see. I did spot several wildlife species along the hike and at the temple including a squirrel, a bee eater (type of bird), and a long thing green snake that was apparently lost ...

Chinese New Year

A travel blog entry by gflacke


... and current to get us back to the beach!

After a day filled with vigorous seafaring activity and spousal abuse we rested before heading to another ex-pat Chinese New Year party, this time at Stephen and Helena’s house (he’s from Holland, she’s from Taiwan). The event was pot-luck so we had a variety of interesting cuisine, and once again there were people of every nationality imaginable at the party including South Africans, Austrians, Australians, ...

Penang - Malaysia

A travel blog entry by stefanoandrea


... next to each other where you could take your pick. Than we walked a bit on the night market and went back. 18th We got up at 8, got our backpacks ready and went for breakfast. We had to get the bus into Georgetown to get our bus to Kuala Lumpur at 10:45. We got there in time and left for KL which took us through fantastic nature. Our bus was pretty amazing, it had great big chairs which actually gave your back a massage if you pushed some buttons !! We arrived almost 7 hours ...

Rest and Refreshing in Penang

A travel blog entry by meganholley


I had a bunch of ideas of what to do in Penang! But after a hot sweaty walk to the mall and back there was no interest in any of my ideas so we got a taxi to our place by the sea. Everywhere in the world that you see water and sand creates an instant feeling of relaxation!
The kids got their swim suits and we headed down the beach for some swimming. I decided to go into the Sheraton to check prices in case we wanted to stay there ...


This hotel, located on 4425 Bagan Luar Rd. Butterworth, Pulau Penang, is near Clan Jetties, Fort Cornwallis, Komtar, and Danum Valley.
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