Address: 55 Penang Rd., Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10000, Malaysia | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 55 Penang Rd., Georgetown, is near Khoo Kongsi, Fort Cornwallis, Komtar, and Cannon Street.
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      Pearl of The Orient

      A travel blog entry by helenaperry on Mar 24, 2015

      1 comment, 17 photos

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      The idea is to incorporate some physical object into the wall painting - chair bolted to the wall, bicycle, or a couple of window canopies - to give the picture some relief. Interesting, but not mind-blowing.

      Living La Vida Loca-L

      A travel blog entry by boldboomer on Mar 20, 2015

      6 photos

      ... out of the comfort of our apartment to experience Penang.

      For transportation, we ride the Rapid Penang bus for a scenic ride through curvy by-the-sea roads leading to the UNESCO Heritage City of Georgetown. We pay $1.13 fare for both of us. Beside us on the bus sits a chatty white guy with a distinct Australian accent who is obviously a tourist (I can tell by the camera strung around his neck). When I answer his questions, he ...

      Georgetown: The interesting artsy melting pot!

      A travel blog entry by geogging-around on Feb 08, 2015

      47 photos


      Today is day 7 of being in Malaysia! and we spent the first 5 days in the lovely cultural melting pot of Georgetown, Penang. For some reason, Georgetown stuck out to both of us as somewhere we were looking forward to visiting even though we hadn't done any research on the place and didn't really know what to expect... all we knew was that it was on the Malaysian island of Penang, and had some nice architecture. What we realised when ...

      George Town, Penang

      A travel blog entry by stingroy on Jan 13, 2015

      20 photos

      The plan for the work permit was as follows: 1. Today the agent in Thailand would put in a request for the permit on behalf of the company running Elephant's End. Elaine had to be outside of Thailand before this could be done, hence the trip to Penang. 2. This would trigger the issue of a document by the Thai authorities a copy of which Elaine needed to submit with her application; it was anticipated that this document would be emailed to Elaine either ...

      Peranakan Mansion

      A travel blog entry by grajeras on Dec 19, 2014

      12 photos

      ... Inside it was so tranquil, with very comfortable heavy wooden chairs. The other side of the tea room was a book shop selling books on Buddism. The main clientele seemed to be young students who were studying. Sylvia had a Pomelo tea and I had a Japanese tea. The staff were really friendly and insisted on taking our photographs. Sylvia wanted to buy some of the tea, but somewhere it got lost in translation. They also sold some very ...