• Best of 2015 Pinang Peranakan Museum
  • Best of 2015 kek-lok-si1
  • Best of 2015 penang-hill-entrance
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Best of 2015

Pinang Peranakan Museum

Pinang Peranakan Mansion

Pinang Peranakan Mansion provides a fascinating history of Nonya Baba heritage, a mixture of Immigrant Chinese assimilated into Malay culture. The house belonged to a wealthy Nonya family and passed through generations. You are able to ... Read More


Best of 2015

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Kek Lok Si Temple

You will be attracted by the graffiti around the walls. It is a nice place to spend an hour or two taking pictures and learning about the Chinese culture that is so prominent there. During Chinese ... Read More


Best of 2015

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Dharmikarama Burmese Temple

The Dharmikarama Burmese Temple was founded in 1803. Its grounds are huge; there are well maintained gardens with all sorts of interesting statues and an aquarium where you can feed the fish. There are several separate ... Read More


Best of 2015

Khoo Kongsi

Khoo Kongsi

It was built to serve as a clan house for the Khoo family for two centuries. Khoo Kongsi has a meeting hall, opera stage, shops, educational facilities, and a temple. It is a great slice of ... Read More


Hotel

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Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion is beyond gorgeous and filled to the brim with beauty, history, originality and symbolism. The well spoken English speaking guides reveal some very interesting facts about Chinese culture. The one-hour tour is ... Read More


Cultural

Wat Chayamangkalaram

Wat Chayamangkalaram

Wat Chayamangkalaram is an imposing place with a huge Thai’s style reclining Buddha. It has 33 meters long and it is covered with gold leaf. There are lots of colors and lots of gorgeous reliefs and ... Read More


Cultural

Old Protestant Cemetery

Old Protestant Cemetery

So many young people buried there: wives, children and young men. Many of them died well before their time. Sir Francis Light, Penang’s first governor, is buried there as well. Many graves have been cleaned, but ... Read More


Best of 2015

Clan Jetties

Clan Jetties

Just go and see the lifestyles of Clan Jetties people. Their houses are built and supported on concrete pillars above the waters and their homes are very simple looking. Only a few yards away from the ... Read More


Museum

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Ben’s Vintage Toy Museum Penang

Ben’s Vintage Toy Museum houses items from the heyday of 70s Japan, pre and post – Second World War era tin and steel-plate toys, a truly remarkable array of vintage robots, cars and even an antique ... Read More


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