Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)

       …… Seeking and ‘Peak’ing some adventures at Penang     Talk about vantage point, talk about Penang hill! The ever charming peak of Bukit Bendera or Penang Hill offers a bird’s eye view of the city. Nestled in Air Itam, it is about six kilometres from George Town. It offers a plethora of activities, while boasting of an enthralling view and colourful … Continue reading Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)

Street Art at George Town, Penang

A virtual tour of my favourite 20!!! Colours, installations, themes, innovation and design scream STREET ART at Penang’s George Town! The streets are infested with amazing art. The murals transform the bare streets and give life and form to barren walls. Talented artists have brought about a fresh twist to mere paintings by combining them with installations to create realistic images that connect people with … Continue reading Street Art at George Town, Penang

Taxi Apps - Malaysia

Top 5 Taxi Apps – Malaysia

Travelling to Malaysia? You ought to have these apps downloaded on your smart phones: Uber: This app has taken Penang, Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru by storm. All that you have to do is create an account, sign in and request for a cab. It detects your location and sends you cab and driver details within seconds. The best feature is that you can track … Continue reading Top 5 Taxi Apps – Malaysia

The Blue Mansion

The Blue Mansion

Of Cheong Fatt Tze Penang is a land of diverse cultures. Situated at Penang’s famous George Town, The Blue Mansion forms an integral part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. A visit to this legendary mansion of Cheong Fatt Tze is a must. Having won several awards such as the Best Tourist Attraction, National Architectural Award and many more, it is known to be one … Continue reading The Blue Mansion

Perhentian - an enchanting paradise!

The Emerald Waters of Perhentian Islands

Stop! You’re at Perhentian: Of sun, sea and sands, I thought I had seen them all. How different could one island be from the other? And then I reached an enchanting paradise of a cyan blue ocean, of cascading waves – the “Perhentian islands”.  The briny and nippy air breezing through the most pristine water on earth touches your face to make you go– “Oh! … Continue reading The Emerald Waters of Perhentian Islands