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Fort Cornwallis is  an old fort built in star-shaped formation situated on part of  Lot 29, 30 and 31 Seksyen 24,  North East District, George Town. It was built  by ...
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Penang Homestay Programme PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 20:13

homestay programmesExperience Penang’s rich cultural wonders, traditions and customs away from the hustle and bustle of the city!

Penang’s Homestay experience offers you a chance to immerse yourself into the beautiful “village” landscape, culture and tradition of people in the Northern Region. Some of the family fun activities includes fishing, rubber tapping, fruit picking, craft making and more!

On top of that, you can also exchange stories with the locals, savour local home-cooked delicacies and snacks such as kuih bahulu, lemang  and even be part of a wedding celebration!

Mengkuang Titi is a rustic and comprehensive village located about 25km from Butterworth and 32km from George Town. Guests can visit the Mengkuang Dam, learn how to make...

HK Express Celebrates its First Anniversary PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 20:05

HK Express 1st Birthday Cake CuttingHK Express, Hong Kong’s one-and-only dedicated low-fare airline, held an intimate celebration ceremony at the Hong Kong International Airport to mark its first anniversary as a low cost carrier. Senior executives from the Airport Authority Hong Kong, business partners and HK Express graced the momentous occasion.

 To mark the first anniversary for HK Express, a special cake featuring the signature Hong Kong skyline and the airline’s livery was cut by the airline’s senior executives...

Penang International Science Fair PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 20:01

Penang-International-Science-Fair-Poster-Final-724x1024Time: 15 & 16 November 2014

Venue: sPICE (PISA)

Time: 9am – 6pm



Penang International Science Fair (PISF) is an event organized as part of the Penang Science Cluster’s (PSC) mission of “Inspiring Innovation”, which focuses on developing young minds and exposing them to science and engineering through an unique, stimulating and innovative experience.


The goal of PISF is to Showcase the activities that Pillar Leaders of the PSC have been conducting whole year round with...

Traditional Trades In George Town Discovery Walk PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 19:56

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Date: 8 November 2014 (Saturday)

Time: 9.30am - 11.30am

Meeting Point: GTWHI at 116 & 118, Lebuh Acheh

Language: English

Fee: RM20.00 per pax


Sights and sounds of market activities

 Colours of sarees, gold and gems

 Tastes of teh tarik, roti canai and samosa

 Scents of spices, incense and fragrances

Every second Saturday of the month, from 9.30am - 11.30am, let's walk and discover the traditional trades in the multicultural heart of George Town World Heritage Site. The...

Last Updated on Friday, 31 October 2014 20:05
Race Pack Collection and Group Collection for Asics Penang Bridge International Marathon 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 17 October 2014 12:33

pick upThe Word’s Longest Bridge Marathon will be happening in 29 days, on the 16 November 2014!

For the very first time, the marathon will be held on the Longest Bridge in Southeast Asia, the Sultan Abdul Halim Mua’dzam Shah Bridge.

For the upcoming race pack collections, we are offering “Group Collection” services for runners who are collecting for more than 4 persons.

Please email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   with the names of your group members and pick up...

Wreckin’ Halloween PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 17 October 2014 12:29

Wreckin Halloween at Queensbay MallDate: 18 & 19 October 2014

Time: 12.00noon – 6pm

Venue: Queens Street, 3F North Zone, Queensbay Mall

The wrecking tradition lives on!

As October greets us with one of the spookiest yet most anticipated nights of the year, it is the perfect occasion to face the skeletons in our closets and overcome our fears.

This year, Queensbay Mall is channelling the spirit of Halloween over a 2-day carnival-like celebration on 18 & 19 October 2014 at Queens Street, 3F North Zone from 12noon until...

Last Updated on Friday, 17 October 2014 12:44
Star Cruises awarded as “Asia’s Leading Cruise Line”at the World Travel Awards for the third consecutive year PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 17 October 2014 12:26

World Travel Awards 2014 Star Cruises 1024x678Star Cruises, the leading cruise line in Asia-Pacific, has once again been voted by travel and tourism professionals around the globe as “Asia’s Leading Cruise Line” at the World Travel Awards 2014. This year marks Star Cruises’ third consecutive year being voted as Asia’s Leading Cruise Line.

World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry. Praised as “the Oscars of the travel industry”, the awards...

Food and Hotel Penang 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 17 October 2014 12:18

Food  HotelDate: 5-7 November 2014

Venue: Straits Quay, Penang

Get ready for the FIRST ever Food and Hotel trade show in Penang!

Supported by the Penang State Government and The Malaysian Association of Hotels, Food & Hotel Penang 2014 (FHP) is the platform for exhibitors and visitors to reach out to the Food and Hotel industry in the Northern Region of Malaysia!

There will be lots of programmes happening during FHP 2014 and you must not miss it!

In conjunction with FHP 2014, The Malaysian...

Deepavali Celebration 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 11 October 2014 23:25

deeepvaliDate: 22 October 2014

The Festival of Lights, better known as Deepavali or Diwali, is a public holiday here in Malaysia and is celebrated by the Hindu Community. This festival is celebrated with joy, excitement, bright lights and an even brighter smile!

During the wait for the arrival of this festival, homes of the Hindu community is light up with the traditional ‘vilakku’ which are oil lamps made out of clay, colourful light bulbs and the decorative designs of ‘kolam’ which are...

Last Updated on Sunday, 12 October 2014 13:51
ASICS Penang Bridge International Marathon 2014: Registration and Race Pack Collection PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 11 October 2014 23:36

Marathon - web banner visit penangPlease be informed that the registration for the Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 KM Run Categories is now CLOSED.

However, if you would like to join the run, Fun Run (7km) Category is still Open for registration.


**Race Pack Collection

If you have missed the previous race pack collection dates, you will still get a chance to pick up your race packs at the venues and date below

i)                    St Jo’s Gurney Paragon

Date: 30 October- 4 November

Time: 11...

ASEAN Tourism & Fashion Fair 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 11 October 2014 23:32

ATFF-2014 Flyer-04Date: 8 November 2014

Venue: Maritime Automall, Penang


The inagural Asean Tourism & Fashion Fair will be held of the 8 November 2014 at the Maritime Automall, Penang. The event will be graced by the Chief Minister of Penang, YAB Lim Guan Eng, as well as the delegates from the 10 ASEAN countries and 6 other international members.

The event is organized in conjunction with the Visit Malaysia Year 2014 and the prelude to Visit Penang 2015.

The fair serves to elevate Penang’s tourism...

Harlem Yu I Wana Give You World Tour PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 11 October 2014 23:29

harlemyuDate: 11 Oct 2014



Harlem Yu also known as the Godfather of Mandopop will be performing at the SPICE  ARENA , Penang on the 11 Oct 2014. Penang is the first stop of the I Wanna Give U World Tour.

Yu will be performing  his famous tunes, including Kao Jin (Getting Closer), Rang Wo Yi Ci Ai Ge Gou (Give You All My Love), and also newer hits such as Guan Bu Diao De Yue Guang (The Moonlight That Can’t Be Turned Off) from his latest album Hai Xiao (Tidal Wave) which...

Hari Raya Aidil-Adha 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 05 October 2014 18:01

Selamat Hari Raya Aidil adhaDate: 5 October 2014


 Hari Raya Aidil Adha is celebrated by Muslims all over the world on the 10th of Zulhijjah (the last month of the Islamic calendar) every year, to mark the end of the hajj pilgrimage. Every year millions of Muslims journey to the holy land of Mecca to perform the hajj, and this is one of basic tenets of Islam. This year, the date falls on the 5 of October 2014 in the Roman Calendar.

In Malaysia, Aidil-Adha is commonly known as Hari Raya Haji or Hari Raya Korban...

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