George Town Street Art

George Town Street Art

George Town, the capital of Penang Island in Malaysia, is a quaint city with not only delicious street food but also amazing street art.  Around corners and hidden in alleys around the town is where you can find these creative masterpieces. Look out for murals of children that often interact with their surroundings and incorporate real objects like bicycles and […]

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December 15, 2013 at 7:34 pm

Kek Lok Si Temple

Kek Lok Si Temple

The Kek Lok Si Temple is the biggest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia, and is located in Air Itam in Penang. The temple is filled with beautiful architecture and artwork that shows a blend of traditional Chinese rituals and Mahayana Buddhism. On top of the many shops on the way up to the temple and throughout, there is much to see. There is a big pond full […]

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December 15, 2013 at 6:59 pm

Trishaw Tour of Georgetown

Trishaw Tour of Georgetown

There are so many attractions to see in Penang’s heritage district of Georgetown, that unless you enjoy getting lost in 30 degree heat, trishaw rides are the perfect way to explore the area. We learned this the hard way after searching all over Penang road for the famous Penang Road Teo Chew Chendol. People were pointing us in all different […]

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May 9, 2012 at 6:26 pm