Hotel Gallant

6 Transfer Rd., Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10050, Malaysia | Hotel
Prices starting from $24.00

Travel Blogs from Georgetown


A travel blog entry by wheresindi


... keyboard and headed off. We tried to
hail a taxi but they were all very expensive to head back into the city so we
just jumped on the first bus we saw. Luckily there was a middle aged Aussie
couple on the bus from Emu Park, Queensland who explained to us a few more
things about the local area and told us about their travelling for the last two
years around Asia, they were an inspiration roughing it on the bus, travelling
around like nomadic ...

The Island of Penang aka food capital of Malaysia

A travel blog entry by laurenedwards


... and trying to control an unruly backpack. Penang, when we finally got to see it, is really special. Georgetown is the main hub for Malay, Chinese and western eateries along with trendy bars and clubs. The town runs alongside the waterfront with views of Peninsular Malaysia and the 24 kilometre Bridge that connects Penang to the mainland. The bridge is actually the longest sea crossing in SE Asia in the world and quite a feat. We spent our first afternoon there hunting out a cash point ...

Welcome to Malaysia!

A travel blog entry by lucieandiuri


... There has been many settlers here from countries all around and a british occupation, all explained in the wonderful Penang museum that we visited yesterday. Today there are mostly Chinese, Indians and of course Malays in Georgetown so the streets are lively and varied. We also went up the cable car to Penang Hill, which was very pretty, especially because we waited nighttime to come back down and therefore saw all the lights of the city below come alive one after the other. The ...

Gorgeous George

A travel blog entry by nathanandclare


... TV was too far away to properly watch it, it was that Tom Hanks film about pirates which I thought was an odd choice for the situation. The best part about the journey was a chubby toddler who was terrorising people. After standing on her seat and screeching like a football coach in fluent toddler at the other passengers, she trundled up the isle with her chubby little finger lodged so far up her nose she looked like she was trying to scratch her brain. She ...

Exploring Malaysia

A travel blog entry by faraway-fantasy

... were visiting Penang for a holiday. We had a chat and a few drinks before calling it a night (when the free drinks finished) and agreed to meet the next morning to go to the local markets.

The market itself was not very impressive, being fairly small compared to some of the Asian markets Ive been to, so we headed for a drink at a cute little coffee shop the others had found the day before, where a Malaysian man who thought he was John Lennon proceeded to serenade us all ...


This hotel, located on 6 Transfer Rd., Georgetown, is near Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Tropical Spice Garden, Khoo Kongsi, and Komtar.
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