Going to Penang, Malaysia

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    • Pro 2014
      Sara Benson recommended Penang
      My favorite stopover along the Malaysian coast. There's good reason why this island is a UNESCO World Heritage city. In the Straits of Melacca, this island has been a cultural crossroads for ... read more
      centuries, and it's the best place to get oriented to Malaysia's unique multi-ethnic heritage. Colonial architecture, vibrant cuisine, atmospheric guesthouses and a few beaches, too. What's not to love?
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      Jon L. thanked Sara Benson for this recommendation.
      Sara Benson

      Hey Jon - I think you're giving yourself plenty of time. I'd say that three days in each place with a travel day in between would be enough. I'm a medium-speed traveler - not a fast checklist person, but not a stop, do nothing and linger for too long kind of person either.

    • Weld QuayJalan Pengkalan Weld, Kampong Sungai Keluang 10300 Malaysia
    • Hameediyah Restaurant164A Campbell Street,10100, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
    • Kek Lok Si TempleAir Itam, Kampong Sungai Keluang 10450 Malaysia
    • Penang BridgeJambatan Pulau Pinang, Perai 13600, Malaysia
    • Penang HillAir Itam, Ayer Itam 11500 Malaysia
    • Gurney DrivePersiaran Gurney, Kampong Sungai Keluang 10250 Malaysia
    • Museum Hotel72 Jalan A.S. Mansor, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
    • Penang International AirportLapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Pulau Pinang Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, Bayan Lepas, Malaysia

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