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George Town, Penang
(3.8/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
World Heritage-listed George Town boasts colonial-era administrative buildings, Chinese shop houses, pedestrian walkways known as "five foot ways", a crumbling protestant graveyard, ornate Chinese temples, colonial churches, and mosques. Sample traditional Chinese dishes from street stalls, and spot the humorous street art scattered across the city. George Town is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Butterworth Edition.
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  • I like to stay here because it is near everywhere.. You cab find many restaurants there and easy to go everywhere around Penang because it just a minute walk to the bus station. Will come be here agai...  more »
  • There are so much to see in this World Heritage place. The heritage buildings and shops, murals, architecture, heritage homes and kongis, street markets and vendors, rickshaws, and many restaurants th...  more »
  • Georgetown is the place to attract tourists drool. Food abundance are easy to find. Art City, select a photo shoot, especially Street Art is unlikely to visit the most. Perspectives in photography, shooting a man who thinks along.
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