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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  • August 4, 2017
    On Queen Street is the best place to find exciting and fresh Indian Street food. We visited Queen Street on a tour and sampled a lot of the food on offer. Here you will find, crispy samosas fresh from...  more »
  • July 7, 2017
    This is the India Street. India income rate (Tamil system! ) Will be higher. 1 felt that Malaysia is a multi-ethnic area of, well worth a visit. Just to stroll and enjoy the 10-minute.
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  • June 24, 2017
    It's just India village ... Clothing, music, gold room? Lots of awful ~ India ~ too hot to not in hard with the dining room ... The smell of incense smoke is not much pleasant to Rangoon, the level reached by ㅠ ㅠ
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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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