Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... women walked around with hijabs on. I certainly didn't feel like I was in Asia anymore haha Our guesthouse hasn't been the best customer service sadly. They don't even provide towels! You have to rent one for 6RM. I was so rattled by this even still after dinner that I asked the front desk to provide complimentary towels. He said no and proceeded to explain to me that they were a budget hotel. I then battled back with its a basic ...
... now there's an oxymoron for you. The lack of a museum questioning not just the foundations of existence but existence itself. Moving on..the most remarkable thing about the Penang museum, apart from settlement here being so closely tied in with the opium trade (it always comes back to drugs, oh yes it does) that the original Sultan only handed over the island on pain of payment of compensation - £30,000 a year in the late 1700's - for loss of trade, was ...
... little trolley and chose some fresh watermelon and mango. We decided to visit Penang Hill, when getting to the top the views were pretty average so we treated ourselves to a cream tea (traditional English style as Penang was originally colonised by the British which is reflected in much of the architecture on the island). To end our last day in Georgetown that evening there was only one place we knew we wanted to go - back to the tandoori capital of Penang once again, ...
... so we need to turn around.” And with that he took us the way we came, which was particularly galling, because we had been bent-double/crawling on knees for the 10 minutes prior to his announcement.
We had three Americans in the group and they started moaning a bit to each other, and then asked him if he had considered this way or could it be over here etc? But he stuck to his guns, and refused to do anything other than go back. We ...
... a Chinese called Tek Sen in Chinatown so we decided to head there. It was queued out the door which was a good sign. We had no idea what half the stuff was so played it safe and went for sweet and sour chicken and chicken with chilli paste. Both were so good and as good as any Chinese meal we've had. We went for a dander around Chinatown and little India, it was like being In China and India with the lanterns, Bollywood music and extravagant Indian clothes ...