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7 Awesome Things to Do in Penang, Malaysia

Situated on the northwest coast of Malaysia, Penang is one of the most developed states in the peninsula, making it a popular tourist destination. Its capital, George Town, was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008, thanks to its numerous Chinese style shop houses found all over the island. Visitors will not have any problem in getting into Penang as they can utilize any form of public transport – car, bus, train or plane -- #travel #traveltips #malaysia #penang #asia

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Five Days in Penang, Part 1

The famous Penang Street Art, which telling of street and social history through the use of caricatures. #penang #streetart

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Best Beaches in Malaysia

Redang Island Another diving hot spot in Terengganu, that’s not far from Perhentian. One of the largest and most beautiful of the east coast islands, Redang is also the most developed. Redang Archipelago is made of 9 islands that together constitute a protected marine park. With crystal clear waters and some of Malaysia’s best coral reefs, the island offers excellent diving and snorkelling.

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View of Georgetown, Penang Island: The protagonist, Teoh Yun Ling, is a Straits Chinese woman born in Penang, an island in the northwest coast of Malaya.

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Malaysia - Penang Island Sri Mariamman Hindu Temple in the south Indian Dravidian style. Built 1883. The gopuram (tower) features Hindu deities, soldiers & floral decorations.

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The amazing Kek Lok Si is the largest Buddhist Temple in South East Asia. Overlooking Georgetown, Penang, it is a spectacular cultural destination- especially at night!

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