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Queen Street, George Town

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Wander through Queen Street for a glimpse of Indian culture in Malaysia. Affectionately known as "Little India," this charming quarter features shops, restaurants, and Hindu temples. Try the cuisine of the street's food stalls and soak in the smell of incense and Indian spices. Hunt for bargains on saris, scarves, and colorful fabrics at the area' stores, or pamper yourself at the beauty parlors or nail salons. This quarter is also home to some of the city's famous street murals, so be sure to check them out as well. Put Queen Street and other George Town attractions into our George Town vacation generator, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Walk this way is like being catapulted into India because there are shops selling textiles, jewelry, stalls, typical Indian restaurants. Exuding scents and smells of Indian spices. Very nice to see.
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  • The district can travel throughout, whether by day or dusk because attract many people sleepy time.
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  • Enjoyed seeing this area. Lots of shopping, restaurants and attractions. Very old historical buildings which cannot be torn down even if they are vacated. A must see.  more »