Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences

18 Persiaran Gurney, Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10250 , Malaysia | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Georgetown


A travel blog entry by lajsoper


... for the menu for an Asian restaurant he wants to open some day, and looking for a Japanese wife- lots of plans for the future, but just enjoying bumming around at present. Another day we caught the bus to the biggest temple in South East Asia. It was very interesting, especially seeing all of the intricate carving on the pillars etc. Another day we caught the bus out to Batu Ferrengi beach. It is the Gold Coast of Penang, full of posh hotels ...

Tapau Fest

A travel blog entry by gr0p3r


... Tapau means "take out", like food to go.

I am told that this one is a tiny festival and it was. There was ************e there compared to even some if our small festivals. Probably as many as can be crammed into fitzyz when a decent band is on.
Nadia was "secretly" pleased that this one didn't have a great turn out as she organises a bigger festival with ...

Welcome to Malaysia!

A travel blog entry by luciecox


... little place and slept like babies until the next morning.
Now for the fun things: Georgetown is nice!! A bit messy but has great buildings, lots of museum, a big hill in the middle that I hope to check out today, lots of street food and our hotel which is cheap cheap cheap (we changed the next day to a new place) and to top it all off our street name is "Love Lane". We spent our first day walking around, (found a chocolate and coffee museum) and getting acquainted, ...

Wild Goose Chase

A travel blog entry by jasonandgaryn


... in the city. The area is predominately Malaysian Chinese and many of the storefronts have writing in English and Chinese.

As we were walking, we found a tourist information office and wandered in and took some brochures. In one of them, it made mention of a market that occurs the last Sunday of every month. Perfect timing! We figured we'd walk there as the lady at the office told us it wasn't too far. With paper ...

Where a Chinese philanthropist and Bollywood meet

A travel blog entry by hazelandmartin


... and the mansion itself is only open to visitors on the tours, so we are keen to get there on time, else we will have to wait for 2 hours for the next tour. Despite the heat we get there in good shape, and with a few minutes to spare and wait inside the main hallway. Like the previous mansion, this building has a Chinese plan, but the decoration has floor tiles from Stoke on Trent, ironwork from Glasgow, and art nouveau stained glass windows.

He arrived in Penang ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 18 Persiaran Gurney, Georgetown, is near Penang Hill, Chichin Island, Dragon and Tiger Pagodas, and Eternal Spring Shrine.
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