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Address: Malaysia
Phone Number: 6042631166
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Penang Harmony Food Trail
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If I go back to Penang, its because of George Town

Wonderful town to walk around and just enjoy the street art. We couldn't get enough of the quaint shops, cafes, and boutiques. I love the East meets West influence and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Joanna Christin... C
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Davao City, Philippines
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seremban
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice city with a lot of touristy attractions and heritage buildings. Traffic is crazy though. Loads of choices for reasonably priced food.

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Gold Coast Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taken around Georgetown in a Rickshaw which was amazing to see all the street wall art. Beautiful old streets with lots of heritage to look at. Also some good shopping centres. Went to Gama Department Store which has everything. Would highly recommend by Rickshaw.

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Thank Angelica13
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where else to go but at georgetown penang where history heritage cultures all mixed into one. The experiences of staying at georgetown penang favoured by locals and tourists alike...where one could enjoy the richness of food at anytime anywhere..places of interests..interactive museums..street arts...which had been a trend...pubs...entertaining spots you fancy...drinking at weekends. There is so much one could do at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While George Town has many attractions spanning fantastic food, architecture, colonial remnants, street art etc that keep bringing us back, it is the amazing people that makes it extra special. Wandering through restored, new and also the decaying parts it is easy to keep exploring and meeting fascinating people including indigenous Malay, Chinese, Indian and mixture of Expats who get... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful town to walk around and just enjoy the street art. We couldn't get enough of the quaint shops, cafes, and boutiques. I love the East meets West influence and the colonial feel of the place. There's much to see and do.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming town ... Art murals on the walls are crowd drawers to this place. Can be very hot though so come prepared with a hat or umbrella and wear your comfortable walking shoes. Lots of walking to do.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Its not as big as it looks, the entire Georgetown is walkable by foot. Our hotel is Cititel hotel and we walked/wandered all the way to the Chew jetty comfortably. Of course another popular mode of travel is bicycle which there are stalls here and there for rental. The whole point of Georgetown is the street art - recommend getting... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Walking through George town bring backs fond memories of my nostalgic childhood in Singapore. The street stall, colonial shop houses and the ice ball desert which I use to have when I was a kid. Taking photo of the street art was a challenge as there were many tourist queuing. Don't forget sunscreen as the afternoon sun can get really... More 

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

George Town has a lot to offer. So many places to visit and the food is excellent. Restaurant open all the time and they even have 24 restaurant. You may also want to visit morning market at Taman Tun Sardon where you can find varieties of local dishes at a fairly cheap price. Escape Adventureplay Penang is a cool place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

It was peaceful escape in George Town . There is lot of nice food that you can't say noooo ! You can walk around because the town is small or probably take hop on hop off unless you are lazy to walk . It's cheapest food and every food are the best . People is nice and do not forget... More 

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