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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check out the street art & street food. The street art is quite subtle, which is a good thing (not overly obvious)! There are t-shirts everywhere, you will need to scout carefully to find more interesting/better quality ones. The street food is generally good, again,...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As what the title says, its a short getaway and its my birthday trip. Arrived in shocked after we alight from SIA subsidiary, Silkair. No systems when queuing at the immigration, everyone jam up even on the escalator. Upon getting out of immigration, we took...More

Thank Gertingting
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if visiting Penang : A half hour drive from the Penang city is a town known as George Town and it has many attractions mainly the street art . We loved it ! The town is hot sweaty and dusty but all...More

Thank anomacrwm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting mix of old and restored houses. Some of their famous street art has faded quite a bit but I guess it adds to the charm. We did a morning walk around the area and loved it. Remember to wear a hat and sunscreen! Penang...More

Thank Daphne C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I visited Penang Island, Malaysia with two of my friends and family from 29th July to 1st Aug 2017. We stayed at both George Town and BatuFerringhi, and split our time between the city tour and beach activities. In George Town, we stayed 1 night...More

Thank Sivalingamsingapore
Reviewed 9 August 2017

George Town exceeded our expectations. There is a great atmosphere and we liked the eclectic mix of architectural styles. Its compact enough to easily cover on foot and there are lots of places to rest and take a drink. Plenty of small shops, cafes, restaurants...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Great place to visit with lots of things to do. Cultural hit outside of your resort stay. Opportunity to soak up, history, food, architecture, culture.

Thank Pam70b
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We had a fantastic time whilst getting a visa for Thailand. Unfortunately was only there for two days. George Town is quirky and the vibe in the old par of town is awesome. we left our backpacks next to the YNOT bar in Julian Street,...More

3  Thank 923TravelBug
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Penang is super hot in June. We arrived georgetown in the end of Ramadan and it was national holiday week in Malaysia. A lot of tourists around. Especially in penang hill. We tried to get there around noon but the queue was almost 3h. So...More

Thank Elviira N
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a place with peace, good food, good weather and amazing streets- then Penang is the perfect place to visit..! It was our 1st visit to Malaysia and we planned to spend 2 days @ Penang- trust me- It's worth it!...More

Thank Sîddhärth A
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25 May 2017|
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Response from Kevin T | Reviewed this property |
Georgetown is on the coast but any beach is pretty average. Head north to Tanjung Tokong it gets better the further u go. Around 4ks north of Georgetown, taxis very very cheap and all over the place.
Mandy N
27 December 2015|
Response from George B |
You can get a tri shaw ride for Ringett $35 per half hour,ride into the Heritgae Market..the tri shaw riders know where to go in that time.Safe ,exciting and a great thing to do to visit "old Penang".