Located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, the island of Penang is a worthy place to visit at least once in your lifetime (but trust us: you will be visiting many more times after the first). There are loads of new things that you can discover when in Penang; a melting pot of rich heritage and culture to immerse yourself into. Most importantly, Penang is food heaven. Be prepared to get your stomach stretched out from all the hearty food Penang has to offer!
Here are some of our top recommendations for your trip to Penang.
Start off your trip to Penang with a plate of Lorong Selamat Char Kuey Teow. Savour each bite you take as this authentic taste of Penang can only be found here, on this island.
Don’t miss the opportunity to visit UNESCO heritage sites in Penang such as Batik Painting Museum and Cheong Fatt Tze, The Blue Mansion. Learn and deep-dive into the history behind these places and what makes them historical landmarks of Penang!
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