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Pulau Tikus, Penang

Pulau Tikus is an area of Penang that we weren't aware of the first time we visited George Town. Tucked behind Gurney Drive, it's traditionally where Thai and Burmese migrants settled and is now an upmarket suburb of George Town. A good starting point to explore this area is to… Read more of "Pulau Tikus, Penang"

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Kek Lok Si temple

A short bus ride from George Town is Kek Lok Si, the largest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia. It's best to set off fairly early before it gets too hot, as there's lots of steps to climb, and the temple gets much busier in the afternoon. You can catch buses 201, 203 or 204 from… Read more of "Kek Lok Si temple"