HIDDEN GEMS OF GEORGETOWN
Hainan Association & Temple
96, Muntri St, Georgetown, 10450 George Town, Penang +604 262 0202
The Hainan Temple is a Chinese temple that is dedicated for the patron deity of seafarers, Ma Chor Po, also called Mazu. It is founded in 1866 and completed in 1895. The Hainan temple is built in Hainanese style. 1 min walk from Loop On Leith Hotel Penang.
Chocolate & Coffee Museum
22, Lebuh Leith, George Town,
10200, Penang Malaysia
+604 250 2488
Chocolate and Coffee Museum specializes in retailing branded and high-end chocolate products. The boutique occupies a double storey bungalow that was formerly the New China Hotel. If you are a chocolate lover, this place can help you put on some weight and lighten some pockets.
PENANG ROAD TEOCHEW CHENDOL
27 & 29 Lebuh Keng Kwee,
10100 Georgetown, Penang
Being in a country that is pretty much summer all year long, a bowl of cendol certainly does help a lot. Not to mention it’s a tasty form of dessert thanks to its heavenly gula melaka. Why don’t you drop by these places for that delicious and cooling sensation? Check it out!
Penang as a free port once teemed with foreign merchants that traded not only wares but their culture. This exchange of world views made Penang an exciting cosmopolitan city back then and modern day Penang is no different. Only this time, the draw is not trade but art!
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59A, Chew Jetty, Pengkalan Weld, 10300 George Town, Penang
Chew Jetty is said to be the more known and prominent one among the eight clan jetties of Pengkalan Weld. You can trace its origin back to the earlier Chinese settlements in Penang who built these village on stilts.