Monthly Archives: January 2018

Al-Ikhsan Stores In Penang

Al-Ikhsan is a major sporting goods store in Malaysia, selling products from major brands including Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Puma, Asics, Lotto, Umbro, and others. The first time I bought an item from Al-Ikhsan is in one of its stores in Petaling Jaya many years ago. Today, Al-Ikhsan has many stores in Penang as well. My wife and I… Read More »

Enjoy Home-Style Thai Food At Annathai Kitchen, Pulau Tikus, Penang

Annathai Kitchen is a Thai restaurant in Pulau Tikus, Georgetown, Penang (opposite Moulmein Rise Luxury Suites, near the Pulau Tikus market). The restaurant is a family business, and serves authentic, home-style Thai food. The chef (mother), Anna is from the Cha-uat District in southern Thailand. She cooks up many fantastic dishes from her hometown, so it is authentic… Read More »

Penang Dental Surgery, Pulau Tikus, Georgetown, Penang

Where can we find a good dentist in Penang? Well, I recently took my daughter to Penang Dental Surgery in Pulau Tikus, and was impressed with the service. Penang Dental Surgery is a dental clinic in Pulau Tikus, Penang (Address: 287, Jalan Burma, 10350 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2262440). It is located in a shop house, on the stretch… Read More »

Honda Service Centres In Penang

There are a number of Honda Service Centres in Penang. My experience with the service centres on Penang Island is that you will have to make a service appointment a couple of weeks in advance, as they are normally fully booked. Here is the list of Honda Service Centres in Penang: Kah Motor Co. Sdn. Bhd.   122… Read More »

Jade Palace Seafood Restaurants In Penang

Jade Palace Seafood Restaurant is one of the better restaurants in Penang. Currently, the restaurant has 4 branches – 3 in Penang, 1 in Kedah. The cooking style is mainly Cantonese, but during my recent trip to the Gurney Paragon branch, I noticed that the restaurant also served Peking Duck, a dish originating from Beijing, China. Personally, I… Read More »

Candyland At New World Park, Georgetown, Penang

Candyland is a candy and snacks shop located in New World Park, Georgetown, Penang (Address: 106, Jalan Burma, 10450 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2265699). Going into New World Park from Jalan Burma, you can easily see Candyland on the right hand side. The shop opens every day from 9AM to 7PM. The shop has very nice decorations, and provides… Read More »

Promenade Waterworks Centre Car Wash, Gelugor, Penang

Looking for a good car wash in Gelugor, Penang? Promenade Waterworks Centre Car Wash is an excellent place to have your car cleaned. The car wash is located along Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, on the stretch between the Petron and Shell petrol stations in the direction going towards Georgetown (near Taman Tun Sardon). I go to Promenade Waterworks… Read More »

Enjoy Japanese Food At Rakuzen, Gurney Paragon, Georgetown, Penang

Rakuzen is one of the Japanese restaurants in Gurney Paragon Mall, Penang. It is located on Level 6, beside Sushi Zanmai. Both Rakuzen and Sushi Zanmai are owned by the same company, with Rakuzen being the higher end of the two restaurants. Rakuzen has a menu packed with many varieties of Japanese food, including sushi, sashimi, tempura, grilled… Read More »