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George Town
George Town
George Town is the capital of the island and state of Penang, off the west coast of peninsular Malaysia known for its mix of cultures and its delicious street hawker food. The city was established in 1786 by the British as one of the three Straits Settlements along with Malacca and Singapore. Today its ancient core of well-preserved buildings provides an authentic view at this vibrant city with traditions that run deep. A mix of settlers from China, India, and beyond have created a mix of ethnic groups that each stay true to their cultures and religions. But perhaps most beloved for its street food, tourists fly in to George Town from across Asia to taste the classic hawker dishes.
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Lorong Love
4.4/5
346 Reviews
Featured Neighbourhood
M33***59This one is also a small and fresh check-in point for literature and art, but because it is during the day, it is impossible to see its true magic. I don’t know (discovered after the night that night). Now the Love Lane is synonymous with slow life. This long alley has a Nanyang tradition The architectural style has large and small cafes and bars to sit down and feel the people coming and going and the traffic is nothing more than a bad thing! !
Penang Street Arts
4.6/5
373 Reviews
Featured Neighbourhood
Traveler_D324Traveling to Penang, how can I not stop to take photos with street art? It's fun when looking for pictures. Some photos are waiting for a long queue for taking pictures. But tourists are willing to wait.
Clan Jetties Of Penang
4.3/5
396 Reviews
D29***01as this was my first visit on the royal Caribbean cruise , I truly enjoy the ride . having seen the ship berth for the first time in Penang really excites me as I never had the experience . it was really a good one .
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
4.4/5
212 Reviews
Museum
Traveler_D324Nice place to experience Peranakan culture! It’s worth to visit when you travel in Penang.
Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion
4.3/5
219 Reviews
Famous Residences
underwater_nomadbeautiful place to visit. full of history. it’s a guided tour but worth every minute of your time. so many interesting facts and you can tell they are very passionate about sharing this culture and history with you.
Penang
4.5/5
746 Reviews
City | ​​landmark
_GG***01Maritime Luxury Suites - Penang for the 1st time!Super clean, Spectacular view, Friendly front desk & Great location! I give 10/10 review The moment we opened the door all we could focus on was the breathtaking view of the sea, it was sunset a romantic view... My son was so thrilled and excited haha...Thank you Maritime Luxury Suites for making our stay in Penang an unforgettable holiday! WE WILL BE BACK!Thank you Trip.com i took your recommendations for this stay in Penang. Lastly, Thank you to all your chat Agent they were all so prompt in replying all my queries *kudos* Team

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Thanks to Good Friday, we will have a long weekend in April 2020 to look forward to! Good Friday in 2020 falls on 10 April, which means we will get a long weekend of three days before we’re back in office on 13 April. If you are tired of the hustle and bustle of working life, why not plan a short weekend trip?
Good Friday in 2020: Plan a Short Weekend Getaway to Penang
Trip.com   17 Feb 2020
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Good Friday in 2020: Plan a Short Weekend Getaway to Penang

George Town Weather

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Nov 28, 2020
24
Rain
24 ~ 31
Nov 29, 2020
Showers
25 / 30
Nov 30, 2020
Mostly Cloudy
24 / 30
Dec 1, 2020
Clouds
24 / 30
Dec 2, 2020
Mostly Cloudy
24 / 29
Dec 3, 2020
Mostly Cloudy
24 / 30
Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for George Town
Nov 28, 2020 George Town Weather:Rain, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:94%, Sunrise/Sunset:07:12/19:02
George Town Running:Not Recommended, Cycling:Suitable

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