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Chinese New Year in Penang
« on: January 30, 2012, 05:48:40 pm »
Got away from Kuala Lumpur chaos for the first time in over a month.
Flew up to Penang for a couple of days.
Georgetown is a world heritage site.
A famous trading port colonised by the British many years ago.
Best food in malaysia: combo of chinese, malay and indian cultures.
Narrow streets, shophouses, trade happening everywhere.

Rented some scoots and took a trip around the island
60 ront for the bike for the day, 9 ront on fuel, well worth it
Good to feel the wind in our faces again

Beaches, spice farms, butterfly parks, twisties, architecture, friendly people

A great couple of days all in all.

Off to Singapore next.




























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Re: Chinese New Year in Penang
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2012, 07:17:17 am »
Hey Uncle!!

Looks lekker - very interesting - enjoy

 

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Re: Chinese New Year in Penang
« Reply #2 on: January 31, 2012, 07:19:25 am »
Awesome stuff guys - glad to see you are having a lekker time over there!! C, looking good on that scooter!  :mwink:  :)
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« Reply #3 on: January 31, 2012, 07:39:53 am »
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Re: Chinese New Year in Penang
« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2012, 09:20:27 am »
Thanks for posting.......... some more info on the food there?

And your pics are too small.
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Re: Chinese New Year in Penang
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2012, 11:00:23 am »
Hey guys glad you had some time on 2 wheels there - you mean you havent bought a KTM yet!
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Re: Chinese New Year in Penang
« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2012, 01:08:27 pm »
Nice one Paul, glad to hear you having fun over there.
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