Tag Archives: Penang

Diving – Pulau Payar Marine Park – Malaysia

The day trip from Penang to Pulau Payar Marine Park for Scuba Diving was well worth it. Diving Glass Island–Pulau Payar Marine Park   We dived with East Marine – they were professional and took good care of us. A … Continue reading

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Han Jiang Ancestral Temple

Han Jiang Ancestral Temple is the only example of traditional Teochew architecture in Georgetown. Awarded the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Award for Culture Heritage Conservation in 2006, it is run by the Penang Teochew Association. The temple is dedicated to the … Continue reading

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Camera Museum – George Town, Penang

I am dedicating an entire post to The Camera Museum in George Town as it is a great little set-up that we all totally enjoyed. It is , located in a two-storey pre-war shop house at 49 Lebuh Muntri,10200 Penang. … Continue reading

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Video: Scenes of George Town and Penang

Short video of George Town and Penang…

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George Town Scenes

Over the course of the long weekend (2nd to 5th November 2013) we had a few sessions wandering George Town, Penang and taking in the heritage architecture and other sites. A real treat was running into Mr Lee, the last … Continue reading

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The Mugshot Cafe – Penang

Brunch on the Saturday (2nd Nov 13) in Penang was at The Mugshot Cafe. A rustic, busy and friendly cafe that is a must when in George Town.  We were lucky and slid right into a table opposite their counter … Continue reading

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Penang Hill – Penang, Malaysia

Last weekend was an extra long weekend in Malaysia with Diwali (Indian Holiday) on Saturday and the Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday (Islamic Holiday) on the Tuesday. As such we decided to spend the four days in Penang as we have not … Continue reading

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