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Jimmy Choo and Muntri Street

Jimmy Choo and Muntri Street

On the corner of Muntri Street and Leith Street in George Town on Penang Island there is a steel rod sculpture, one of many commissioned by the municipal authorities, telling…

Penang Hainan Temple

Penang Hainan Temple

Penang’s Hainan Temple, also known as Thean Hou Kong Temple, is located on Muntri Street in George Town on the island of Penang. Thean Hou Kong Temple was funded and…

Chulia Street Night Market in Penang

Chulia Street Night Market in Penang

Chulia Street Night Night Market is cluster of food stalls which set up from around 18:00 every day street side in George Town on Penang Island. This is a cheap…

Chowrasta Market in Penang

Chowrasta Market in Penang

Chowrasta Market (known locally as Pasar Chowrasta) is a long running market in the centre of George Town on Penang Island selling food and clothing. Chowrasta Market is popular with…

Bike Rental in Penang

Bike Rental in Penang

Cycling is a popular recreational activity on the Island of Penang amongst both visitors and locals. You don’t need to buy a bicycle to join in as you can rent…

Esplanade, George Town, Penang

Esplanade, George Town, Penang

George Town’s Esplanade, also known as Padang Kota Lama, is a large open space in the heritage zone of the city. The Esplanade marks the spot where the city’s founder,…

St. George’s Church in Penang

St. George’s Church in Penang

St. George’s Church is located in George Town on Penang Island. Built in 1818, St. George’s Church is the oldest purpose built Anglican Church in South East Asia and designated…

Trishaw hire in Penang

Trishaw hire in Penang

A trishaw, or ‘beca’ as they are known in Malaysia, is a three wheeled vehicle with a driver in the back, who propels the vehicle by pedalling, and a cab…

Street Art in Penang

Street Art in Penang

George Town in Penang has literally hundreds of murals and other forms of street art scattered across the city. The street art movement in Penang started in 2012. Before 2012…

Chew Jetty in Penang

Chew Jetty in Penang

Chew Jetty is one of six wooden Clan Jetties in George Town on Penang. These jetties feature buildings and are currently inhabited by members of Penang’s Chinese immigrant community. Chew…

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