Merchant

55 Penang Rd., Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10000, Malaysia | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Georgetown

Batu feringghi

A travel blog entry by gr0p3r

... t too bad, it drops out regularly. Not sure why. The owner is great, really friendly chatty bloke. He has a couple of kids and a wife running about. One kid is always naked. Also about 3 cats getting around. 2 are these Gorgeous Ragdoll kittens. One with one blue and one brown eye. Playful little buggers have rope up all the poles holding the main rooms roof up to climb up. Bed is hard and pillow is harder. It could be worse, at least there is no ...

Penang

A travel blog entry by wheresindi

19

... milk and nappies on the way we could see it was only open for
tours at certain times. There was a Trishaw man sat having a cigarette watching
us who offered us a city tour. We told him we couldn’t spare an hour now as
Indi would get tired but he could take us back to our hotel and pick us up
after Indi’s nap a few hours later.

The tour took us (mostly the wrong way) up little alley ways
containing street art, Kat loved the ...

Welcome to Malaysia!

A travel blog entry by lucieandiuri

331

And we thought yesterday was hard.... well let me tell you that was nothing. From Trang this morning, we caught a minivan to Hat Yai. The driver wanted us to pay for an extra seat for our bags (never heard of that one before) but we refused so we had to ride with our bags on our legs, which after 2 hours and 20kilos +, my legs were jelly and I thought my spine was slowly begin to paralyse. Moving on. Once in Hat Yai, we got dropped off 3km from the bus station so had to wait for a ...

Wild Goose Chase

A travel blog entry by jasonandgaryn

20

... weekly night market, but it poured. Apparently it hasn't rained here in a while, but tonight, it certainly did. Because of the rain, most of the regular street vendors didn't open. After walking about for about 20 minutes, we decided to take a taxi to the Monday night market only find out many of those vendors didn't show up because of the rain. We got a bit of food and walked back to our hostel. By this time it had stopped ...

Where a Chinese philanthropist and Bollywood meet

A travel blog entry by hazelandmartin

1
33

... and at this point I just wanted to put him away for safe keeping. However the Asian lady behind us wanted her photo taken with him so he stayed in the danger zone for a few minutes longer. Fortunately she took good care of him and he was soon safe in the bag.

The man who had been watching however wanted to see the photo, so of course we obliged. It turns out that he had studied in Manchester and Cardiff and had worked as an engineer on merchant ships his whole career ...

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This hotel, located on 55 Penang Rd., Georgetown, is near Khoo Kongsi, Fort Cornwallis, Komtar, and Jubilee Clock Tower.
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