After making the tough decision to leave Sydney on the night it shines most – New Years Eve – I was up for being a fish out of water in a new world. And Penang definitely delivered.
George Town is a fabulous, mixed up, melting pot of cultures. Influenced by Chinese, Indian and any number of other backgrounds, all sweltering under the one flaming sun above us, it’s a city that’s comfortable in its variety.
Day 1 – a walking tour of my temporary hood.