Hotel Fortuna

406 Penang Rd., Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10000, Malaysia | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Georgetown


A travel blog entry by wheresindi


... and investigated Little India, refreshing Kats
memory of South Indian food such as idli and special utapam. We found Marks
Kaya toast with runny eggs on the way to New Lane Hawker food centre where we
found yummy Chinese dumplings and Chinese roast duck with rice.

At dusk we headed to the Botanical Gardens for
‘Music in the Park’, Indi had a good run around while we heard as much as we
could bear of the young girls singing ...

The Island of Penang aka food capital of Malaysia

A travel blog entry by laurenedwards


... in Malaysia are at an all time low than has been seen in the past 20 years. This may seem boring for some but for a country that relies on its outsourcing of fruit, veg and black pepper, this is quite a worry for the economy. Of course along side this was the news on Ukraine but I think I will side step that , it is a travel blog after all. After landing safety in Penang we had the bus ride from hell, we were stood up on a public bus for an hour with people all up in our ...

Welcome to Malaysia!

A travel blog entry by lucieandiuri


... The architecture is interesting and there are many wall paintings and little fun quotes all around the city.
Our first impression of Malaysia is a positive one: doesn't cost more than Thailand, the people speak english, the roads are good, the motorbike drivers wear helmets, everyone is greeting us with the nicest smile and hello, the food is abundant and the place quite clean by SE asia standards.

About Georgetown: It can be described as the melting pot of SE ...

Gorgeous George

A travel blog entry by nathanandclare


... was uncomfortable and asked me what was wrong, so I didn't use my quiet voice when I said 'that creepy weirdo keeps starting at me'. The creepy weirdo looked away as Nath turned round to asses the situation and to protect his princess (that's me) but as luck would have it, we had to sit next to them on the ferry- for three hours! Nath sat in between the creepy weirdo and I and he even made Nath feel uncomfortable. The journey wasn't too bad, they played a film ...

Exploring Malaysia

A travel blog entry by faraway-fantasy

... had arrived too late, but it was good to know for future reference! The woman from the bar, Maria, invited us to go sit at their table, and her accent quickly told me she was a northerner! She was from Horwich, and had come to Malaysia to do a visa run from where she had been living and working in Koh Phangan.. small world! Laura, Scott and I joined Maria and the friends she had made that day, including a guy from the Czech republic, an English girl named Yasmin and two Thai ...


This hotel, located on 406 Penang Rd., Georgetown, is near Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Tropical Spice Garden, Khoo Kongsi, and Komtar.
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