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Here are Penang’s must-try food, quirky cafes, brand-new attractions and exciting parks all in a convenient list format to keep handy while travelling.


"No Animal Discrimination Please" is one of the murals painted by ASA, Artists for Stray Animals, in George Town, Penang.
Address: Lebuh Armenian, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Transfer Road is named after the event of the transfer of Straits Settlement from Indian office to colonial office in Singapore. In 1867, resulted in a more efficient admin station and an era of great prosperity of the crown coloneles.
Address: Jalan Transfer, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
A petty-trading neighbourhood, where you can find activities such as drying of salted fish and basket weaving.
Address: Lorong Prangin, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Also known as Noordin Family Tomb or Makam Keluarga Noordin, is located facing Chulia Street next door to the original main entrance of the Kapitan Keling Mosque. The mid-19th century mausoleum of Indian Muslim merchant Mohamed Merican Noordin which also housed a school for the Muslim community. He was buried here in 1870.
Address: Lebuh Chulia, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Depicts a young Nyonya maiden receiving by basket a meal of noodles from the hawker on the street.
Address: Lorong Kinta, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
Wisma Oh Kongsi is an office building along Weld Quay, in George Town, Penang. The 5-storey building belong to the Oh Clan Association. It is a surname clan association comprising three organizations: Tay Koon oh Kongsi, She Foo Kongsi Ann Teng Tong, and Teng Bee Oh Toon bok Tong. It was officially established only recently in 1988 and its members can trace their origin to their progenitor, Nian Ba Lang.
Address: Lebuh Penang, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA. ()
The "Old Motorcycle" mural on Lebuh Ah Quee is painted by Ernest Zacharevic, a young Lithuania-born artist.
Address: Lebuh Ah Quee, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Old OCBC Building was built in 1938 in the Art Deco style with Shanghai plaster. The OCBC logo is still there since 1930's.
Address: Beach Street, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA. ()
Established in 2011 by collector and artist Ch'ng Huck Theng, One East Museum showcases a permanent exhibition of an impressive collection of famille rose figurines dating back to the mid 19th century.
Address: 7, Jalan Dunlop, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
The ‘Black and White’ Amahs were Cantonese domestic servants from Guangdong who did all kinds of household chores, and would refer to themselves with wry humour as ‘’Yat Keok Tet’’ (One Leg Kicks All).
Address: Lebuh Muntri, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
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