Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
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Arrived in Penang pretty early, ths flight which was supposed to take 1 hour landed in 40 minutes. Thats good news. The Penang Airport in under renovation and all the debris and smoke got into me and started a mild flu....hate it when that happens.
From the airport, immediately bought a coupon for the airport limo heading to KOMTAR …
Depart at 9.30 with Wings Air to Penang. Alas ! I have no idea that its a small plane with about 60 people.
Anyway reach Penang Smoothly and went straight ahead to Sunway hotel - George Town. Pretty nice hotel with lots of local food stalls around. We had problemof check in at the reception. The hotel computer stated we book only 1 room …
Finally arrived in the same town and country as my travelling partner. Just had to find her. The concierge would tell me she had just gone out. Then I went out and she returned.
We were like passing ships in the night until the evening when we finally caught up.
Foot massages, full body scrubs, pedicures and manicures were day time activities for the next 3 days.
... majestic if the weather had been kind enough to let me appreciate the true beauty of this place, I suppose it serves me right for travelling during monsoon season. The ferry to Penang was to take almost 3 hours and was nearly completely full so I settled back and watched the movie that they put on. I say the word watched very loosely mind as the noise of the ferry made it impossible to make out what the actors were saying, luckily the crew had put ...
... something you'd want to put in your mouth!! But actually did taste really good. At the end of the meal the guy running the place comes over and counts up all the sticks from the food you've eaten - they have coloured ends to denote how much each different thing costs - and then you pay the bill before leaving. What a great food experience, I really enjoyed it :-)
From there we go to another food hall to have desert, Chris suggests that I have 'Ice Kachang' - a local ...
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