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Cenotaph, George Town

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  • August 27, 2017
    Whether or not can be set aside this land from European countries look at the Penang Island is located at the entrance of the Straits of Malacca from peacetime or wartime becomes important. Battle of Penang Island had become a base for the Royal Navy in the first world war, as a matter of course be targeted by Allied Commerce destruction strategy, Russia warship sunk by the invading Germany Cruiser Emden was done. This monument, they are built by the British as to mourn the victims of the first world war. Japan Navy base now Penang Island during World War II and currently is Malaysia naval base ago the eyes of Cornwallis. Also be reminded that such places are hit Penang Island and monument.
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  • August 7, 2017
    While what this memorial honours is significant, it is not exactly awe inspiring or particularly exciting. You'll easily spot it if your driving along the coast road.  more »
  • April 18, 2017
    Coast of Penang Island to walk towards the City Hall, and this monument. What's with the presence. It seems to be a war memorial. I feel close to Cornwallis and the coast is the shadow of war.
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As an established tourist destination, George Town offers a range of options making use of the city's famous architectural diversity, with boutique hotels in the old town themed around the history of the building they occupy. For such singular accommodations, expect to pay a little more. Budget hotels and unbranded local options provide a comfortable night sleep at an affordable rate. The coastal areas offer more expensive resort-style luxury rooms with sea views, while away from the beaten track, you'll find backpacker hostels providing good options for those wanting to keep on the move.
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