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George Town

Malaysia
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"street food"
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"cheong fatt"
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"blue mansion"
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"colonial architecture"
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"walk around"
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"visit georgetown"
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"fantastic food"
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"penang island"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A charming city with all the diversity it offers. You can walk if you can, and meet people. Things are simple and you can talk to anyone, ask or discuss. A mix of modern and old buildings from the British colonization or what they call...More

Thank Rebyac
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There is so much to see and do here, not to mention the hundreds of places for an interesting meal. Each time you turn a corner there is something new to see. We mostly did our walking in the early morning or every evening evening...More

Thank Bernice D
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Day 2, in the morning we make a trip to penang hill 870 m high for panoramic view of GeorgeTown. We got our driver mr chua to buy the group express tram queue ticket to avoid long wait for rm 40. There many other attraction...More

Thank Bangang
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The capital Georgetown is a fusion of East & West. Narrow roads with Chinese shop lots, colonial-era mansions, clan houses, temples... It's just an amazing place to visit . Note Try Bakuh- Teh dish here , you will love it . It's made of pork...More

Thank akshaymay2981
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You would be hard pressed to find ex-RAAF or RAAF Brats who have been stationed at RAAF Base Butterworth that doesn't have an affinity with the Pearl of the Orient.

Thank Kirrily W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice colonial buildings in Georgetown, which is world Unesco hertigae site. Heard from one of the driver that any renovations done to these buildings must not alter the original structures of plan of the architecture, else the owner will be heavily fined or punished. The...More

Thank Long Long T
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

It's where art, food, culture, heritage, diversity all meet. There are interactive murals, an array of Indian, Chinese, and Malay street food (the best), religious structures such as mosque, Chinese and Hindu temples, and so much more. It is diverse yet peaceful and with manageable...More

Thank Louise A
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Reviewed July 3, 2018

good place to visit when in penang..its an old settlement town.. when in penang, u can take a car ride thru this place..

Thank ankurkandoi
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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Just had a great week visiting George Town. Now getting ready to return for GTF 2018. Am just looking at website - tickets are already available for this month of events; many free shows too. Will be back! Really really worth your while to book...More

Thank tcyokohama
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

On our first visit to Penang we stayed on the beach in Batu Ferringhi and popped down to Georgetown several times but we did not see enough of it. This time we stayed in Georgetown and made the most of this old colonial city. The...More

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Elizabeth1955
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Kevin T | Reviewed this property |
Yes I stayed at Batu Ferranghi myself. Very safe plus there is a decent night market and plenty of places to shop, eat or simply sit around the pool. Enjoy....
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Mandy N
December 27, 2015|
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Response from George B |
You can get a tri shaw ride for Ringett $35 per half hour,ride into the Heritgae Market..the tri shaw riders know where to go in that time.Safe ,exciting and a great thing to do to visit "old Penang".
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