Topics of Interest

Events

Featuring hundreds of events and festivals every year, Penang has managed to attract a variety of visitors over the year. Located in the little northwest corner of Peninsula Malaysia, the little island that could has been listed on multiple publications as a popular holiday spot. Read More

Penang Album

Click here to view more on Penang's album.

Penang Trails

Whatever trail you walk along, whether it is a path through a topical jungle, a track over farm land, a route up a difficult slope, or a meandering trail that wanders leisurely around the contours of a hill, they all have one thing in common: if you are walking along it, you are not the first. Others have been there before you. It is they who made it a trail. What is the best way to find out where good trails are? How do you get to them? How best can you enjoy them once you’re there? Some share their knowledge of trails with friends, through word of mouth. Some use the internet. Some start a website and record the trails they’ve enjoyed in the hope that others will share that enjoyment. Some become involved in clearing trails, or tidying trails, or putting up ropes. Government departments build steps, erect signage, and generally encourage the benefits of exercise. Read More

Useful Information

Important Contacts -Who should you call during an emergency? Here are some useful contact numbers for emergency and essential services in Penang. State and Local Government -Are you searching for a government office’s or agency’s number? You can find the State and Local Government contact details here. Accolades -Do you know what awards / accolades has Penang won over the years? Best Budget Travel Destination, Greatest Street Food Cities, Greatest Mansions and Grand Houses and more... Read More

Accolades for Penang

Accolades -Do you know what awards / accolades has Penang won over the years? Best Budget Travel Destination, Greatest Street Food Cities, Greatest Mansions and Grand Houses and more... Read More

Accolades for Penangites

Click here to view more on accolades for Penangites.

Videos of Penang

Click here to view more on videos of Penang.

Guest Articles

Enjoy the articles below contributed by Penangites and friends of Penang writing or making an art piece about Penang. Like to contribute? Read More