Seri Malaysia Marang

Lot 3964 Kampung Paya, Marang, Pinang, 7002, Malaysia | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Marang

Sour plums and visa running

A travel blog entry by krocodiletears

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... to the bus terminus at Jetty and jumped on the first bus leaving. We paid twelve rands and sat back for two hours in air conditioned luxury. The bus wound over the mountains in the centre of Penang Island to Balik Palau.

We met three students from Minnesota who were studying at the university in Penang. They told us that the grubby rat infested (admittedly we only saw three) restaurant we were standing right outside served the finest laksa ( a kind of spicy sardine ...

Penang - A Foodies Paradise

A travel blog entry by natandross

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... us and guided us through the process recommending the best dishes to try. We both love an Indian at home but we're not sure how we'll ever eat one again without comparing it to our visit to Hammediyah - it was that delicious.

Having spent a few days exploring the town and feeling a little guilty at how much we'd eaten, we decided to go on a trek for our last day to burn off some unwanted calories. Luckily, 20km from Georgetown is the Pulau Pinang National Park, where ...

Penang II

A travel blog entry by henryghevans

... a major part of it. It consists of the green noodles sitting on a bed of shaved ice, sweetened red beans and palm sugar syrup, with coconut milk added on top. It's very good indeed; the palm sugar syrup makes the ice taste like caramel. I can't think of an equivalent pudding in the UK but I suppose it's a bit like a caramel sorbet with beans and (unusually soft) noodles. The other excellent pudding here is called "ice kacang" ("ICE ka-CHANG"); this is made up of ...

Amazing Street Art

A travel blog entry by luma

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... it's just one of the main stopover points between Thailand and Malaysia. The last leg of the journey was quite smooth, just a 3 hour journey and we were in Georgetown. Our hostel in Georgetown was right in the mix of everything. It was on a really quirky street with colourful old Chinese shophouses, some with amazing street art painted on them. The hostel itself was basic but clean, although the dorm room was tiny. We met a few people and went out a ...

Encounters in Georgetown

A travel blog entry by rootsandroutes

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... return.

Ang arrived, a twisting, hopping knot of energy as with the previous day. Within a few minutes, he had ushered us into a room off the side of the main hall and was rummaging in a cupboard. He emerged with a huge Chinese lion puppet head, about the diameter of a large armchair, a fiery red with huge white teeth, lime green ears and straggly grey eyebrows. His eyes lit up, as did ours. While we had not got off on a very good foot when we first met, he certainly knew how ...

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This hotel, located on Lot 3964 Kampung Paya, Marang, is near Bukit Mertajam Town.
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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good