Tanjung Bungah Beach, Penang

Tanjung Bungah Beach, Penang Tanjung Bungah Beach was located just behind Chymes, the place we stayed for a night in Tanjung Bungah. The beach was within 10 meters walk from the back of Chymes. However, much to our disgust, the beach was polluted as the squatters living in the vicinity burn rubbishes every day, causing not only air pollution but the ashes as a result from the burning amassed all over the beach. It was also... Read More

Chymes Hotel @ Tanjung Bungah, Penang, Malaysia

Chymes Hotel @ Tanjung Bungah, Penang, Malaysia Chymes Hotel at Tanjung Bungah, Penang was the place we stayed during our Penang trip. Chymes Hotel has six different themes, each with unique color and design. We chose Vanilla Black, which is located on the first floor and comes with a unique black and white design and an open concept bathroom. Also, the room has a nice view of the sea landscaped with coconut trees. Vanilla Black Our room at... Read More

Visit to Fort Cornwallis, Penang

Visit to Fort Cornwallis, Penang Fort Cornwallis is the largest standing fort in Malaysia, located on the northeastern coast of Penang, near Georgetown. It was built by Captain Sir Francis Light after he took over Penang Island. Fort Cornwallis Description of Fort Cornwallis The star-shaped Fort Cornwallis stands at the place where Francis Light and his crew landed in 1786 to ‘take possesion’ of Penang Island. At... Read More

Lighthouse Coffee @ George Town, Penang

Lighthouse Coffee @ George Town, Penang Lighthouse Coffee is a little cafe located at Bishop Street in George Town, Penang. It is located at Logan Heritage Building, one of the buildings which was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Lighthouse Coffee Lighthouse Coffee is located next to The Cruises Steak House Jezebelle on The Cruises Steak House’s trishaw Lighthouse Coffee is part of Logan Heritage Building Order your... Read More

Restoran Chaw Choon @ Jalan Ong Yi How, Raja Uda, Butterworth, Penang

Restoran Chaw Choon @ Jalan Ong Yi How, Raja Uda, Butterworth, Penang Restoran Chaw Choon is a popular dim sum restaurant in Butterworth. This time around we visited the branch at Jalan Ong Yi How near Raja Uda. The main branch of Restoran Chaw Choon is actually on Jalan Heng Choon Thian, which is nearby. Restoran Chaw Choon Porridge Chee Cheong Fun The range of dim sum are quite wide and we ordered quite a handful of dim sum. Assorted dim sum More dim sum Fried... Read More

2D 1N Penang Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia

2D 1N Penang Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia We celebrated our anniversary in Penang earlier this month August 2012, mainly around Tanjung Bungah and northeastern coast part of Penang Island. Although it was nothing close to the Penang trip we had last year in Batu Ferringhi, we still had some good times. Next time, we would just stick to Batu Ferringhi if we opt for a beach vacation in Penang. Here’s the short roundup of the entire... Read More